O. Isoptera (worker and soldier termites)
Termite mound preserved in Copal with dozens of specimens
Provenance: Santander (Colombia)
Weight: 93.3 g / 0.20 lb
Measurements: 9.2 x 6.1 x 4.3 cm / 3.62 x 2.40 x 1.69 "
Copal is a resinous material of plant origin similar to amber but younger. Inside it usually contains traces of plant matter and sometimes insects are also found.
This piece will travel insured in a safety package to arrive in perfect condition.