Fossil Ant (Formicidae) & Unidentifed Insect In Baltic Amber

This is an amazingly detailed, 44 million year old fossil ant (Family Formicidae) preserved in Baltic Amber. The ant is about 1mm in length. There is also a small, unidentified insect that can be best viewed under microscope.

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.
DETAILS
SPECIES
Family Formicidae (Ant) & Unidentified Insect
LOCATION
Kaliningrad, Russia
SIZE
About 1mm in 27x21mm amber
CATEGORY
ITEM
#73371
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