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Very Unusual Dance Fly in Baltic Amber
Stock Number  AC300

Name:   Dance Fly (Empididae)
Age:  Eocene
Formation:  Amber Deposits
Location:  Baltic Coast, Russia
Size:  Amber piece is 0.5 inches long
Price:  $49.00

This is a very unusual fly in amber. It is a large Dance Fly (Empididae) trapped in Baltic Amber. This specimen is complete and nicely displayed - the fly is also quite well preserved. The fly has fine detail, especially on the HUGE, faceted, compound eyes. The fly is easily seen in the amber nugget, especially under magnification. This is a very uncommon insect with incredibly large eyes preserved.

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

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