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Two Nice True Midges Trapped in Baltic Amber
Stock Number  ACBTM702

Name:   True Midges (Chironomidae)
Age:  Eocene
Formation:  Amber Deposits
Location:  Baltic Coast, Russia
Size:  Amber piece is 0.6 inches across
Price:  $99.00

This is a very fine pair of insects in Baltic Amber. They are True Midges (Chironomidae) from Russia. Both flies have great detail preserved. The distinct midges are easily seen trapped within the honey-colored amber piece. This is a nice pair of insects entombed in fossil ooze (large close-up photo is included for free).

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

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