Fossil Ant (Formicidae) and a Spider (Araneae) In Baltic Amber

 
 
This specimen contains nicely detailed, 44 million year old fossil ant (family Formicidae) and a spider (order Araneae), preserved in Baltic Amber. The spider is about 2.5mm wide.

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) & Order Araneae (Spider)
LOCATION
Kaliningrad, Russia
SIZE
Spider about 2.5mm wide, 30 x 15mm amber
CATEGORY
ITEM
#139082
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