Fossil Ant (Formicidae) & Fly (Diptera) In Baltic Amber

This is an beautifully detailed, 44 million year old fossil ant (Family Formicidae) and fossil fly (order Diptera) preserved in Baltic Amber. The ant is about 4mm in length and the fly is about 3mm long.

As a reminder, most inclusions in baltic amber are extremely small so magnification will be needed to make out much detail. Included with your order is a physical photo of the specimen, and we will also email you a high resolution digital copy.

Please note, the market is flooded with fake amber, often plastic with insects embedded in them. In fact the majority of amber I see sold on the internet is not real. If you see something that looks too good to be true, often it is. Only buy amber from reputable dealers.
Family Formicidae (Ant) & Order Diptera (Fly)
Kaliningrad, Russia
Ant about 4mm, Fly 3mm, 44 x 22mm amber
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