Detailed Fossil Millipede (Diplopoda) & Fly (Diptera) in Baltic Amber

 
 
This is an amazingly detailed, 44 million year old fossil millipede (family Polydesmidae) and a fly (order Diptera) preserved in Baltic Amber. The millipede is about 3.5mm in length.

As a reminder, most inclusions in this 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 Polydesmidae (Millipede) & Order Diptera (Fly)
LOCATION
Kaliningrad, Russia
SIZE
Millipede about 3.5mm, Amber 36 x 20mm
CATEGORY
ITEM
#142216
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