Fossil Spider (Aranea) In Baltic Amber

This is a small, 44 million year old fossil spider (order Aranea), preserved in Baltic Amber. The fossil spider itself is about 2mm wide and the amber is particularly clear and free of other inclusions like fungus and plant fragments.

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
Order Aranea
LOCATION
Kaliningrad, Russia
SIZE
About 2mm, Amber 25x11mm
CATEGORY
ITEM
#72194
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