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EXTINCTIONS CHOICE - Spiny Millipede
Stock Number  ACDMI06
EXTINCTIONS Choice

Name:   Millipede (Diplopoda, Polyxenus)
Age:  Oligocene
Formation:  Amber Mines
Location:  Dominican Republic
Size:  Amber piece is a full 1 inch long
Price:  $199.00



This is a very rare inclusion in Dominican Amber. It is a spiny Millipede (Diplopoda, Polyxenidae) of the type Polyxenus sp. Spiny millipedes were rarely trapped in amber, especially Dominican Amber. This specimen has great detail - note the very fine bristles preserved on all sides of the Millipede. the 'pede displays well in the huge amber piece that also has two worker ants entombed. This is a very unusual fossil of a Spiny Millipede in amber (THREE different close-up photos are included for free).

A Certificate of Authenticity from EXTINCTIONS is included with this specimen.



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