Fossil Fly, Mite and Springtail Association in Baltic Amber

 
 
 
This is a nicely detailed, 44 million year fossil fly (order Diptera), a mite (Subclass Acari) and a small springtail (order Collembola) preserved in Baltic amber.

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, 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
Order Diptera (Fly), Subclass Acari (Mite) & Subclass Collembola (Springtail)
LOCATION
Kaliningrad, Russia
SIZE
Amber 44 x 25mm
CATEGORY
ITEM
#150758
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