Three Fossil Flies And Cicada Larva In Baltic Amber

This is two nicely detailed 44 million year old fossil flies (order Diptera) and a cicada larva (Order Orthoptera) preserved in Baltic amber. The length of the larva is about 2.2mm.

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.
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DETAILS
SPECIES
Order Diptera, Order Orthoptera
LOCATION
Kaliningrad, Russia
SIZE
2.2mm larva, 33 x 25mm amber
CATEGORY
ITEM
#120616
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