Fossil Beetles (Ptinidae) & Flies (Diptera) in Baltic Amber

These are detailed, 44 million year old fossil beetles (order Coleoptera - family Ptinidae) and flies (order diptera) preserved in Baltic amber. The largest beetle is about 2.3mm long.

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

Please note: The market is flooded with fake amber, which is often plastics with insects embedded in it. The insect inclusions in amber are almost always tiny. Larger insects are able to struggle free and are not preserved. If you see something that looks too good to be true, it often is. Make sure to buy from a reputable dealer.
FOR SALE
$79
DETAILS
SPECIES
Order Coleoptera - Family Ptinidae & Order Diptera
LOCATION
Kaliningrad, Russia
SIZE
Beetle about 2.3mm Amber 25 x 13.5 x 7mm
CATEGORY
ITEM
#294274
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