Three Fossil Ants (Formicidae) In Baltic Amber

 
 
 
These are three detailed, 44 million year old fossil ants (Family Formicidae) preserved in Baltic Amber. The ants are about 2.5mm in length.

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.

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DETAILS
SPECIES
Family Formicidae
LOCATION
Kaliningrad, Russia
SIZE
About 2.5mm in 41x33mm amber
CATEGORY
ITEM
#72193
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