A101 DR1182 Chalcidoid Wasp w/Red Eyes Dominican Amber

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  • Item Category: Natural History
  • Source: eBay
  • Sold Date: Feb 20, 2011
  • Channel: Auction House

a Chalcidoid Wasp with Red Eyes and multiple insect feces
in an authentic Dominican Amber Gemstone
excavated in the La Bucara Amber Mine in the Summer of 2010
this specimen has been examined by paleoentomologists at the American Museum of Natural History in New York City
DR1182Chalcidoid
$1.01 No Reserve

Some photos of our last amber excavations in the American Midwest June 2010

Some photos of our last amber excavations in Asia January 2010 (new top secret location for now)

Some photos of our amber excavations in August 2007 at La Toca and La Bucara amber mines

Description
This is an authentic Dominican Amber Gemstone excavated in the La Bucara Amber Mine in the Summer of 2010.

This beautiful authentic Dominican Amber gemstone is offered here with a complete satisfaction guarantee, if you are not satisfied with your purchase you can return any specimen within 14 days for a full refund.

Dominican Amber
In the Dominican Republic, Hymenaea trees are called Algorrobo. The Hymenaea tree exudes vast amounts of resin which over millions of years of pressure hardens into amber. Generally amber is found because a landslide along a steep slope in the mountains exposes veins of black lignite. If the lignite contains amber it is gradually extracted by digging along the vein
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