amber inclusion archive

'Birds' in amber

Sometimes there are whole 'Birds' present in amber and here is an example of a well-defined enantiornithine ('opposite-bird') in clear, golden amber. This particualr piece contains 3 whole 'dino-birds' and numerous fragments as well as eggs.

Bird in amber

This particular bird is suspected to be a nestling

Bird in amber

Looking at the bird from different angles helps tell a bigger story

Bird in amber

Like many birds found in amber this one too appears to have its last meal in its beak

Bird in amber

Bird in amber


Bird in amber


Bird in amber


Bird in amber


Bird in amber


Bird in amber

Like many birds found in amber this one yet again appears to have its last meal in its beak
Bird in amber

Here is another bird lying on a pile of eggs in the same piece of amber
Bird in amber

Bird in amber

3D imagery will be made available here.

Potential 100 million year old Pterasaur in amber from Myanmar

This is an unusually large pterosaur head, although small ones have been found this is the only giant pterosaur found in the mining and collector record which is far larger than the miniscule scientific records in comparison. Giant pterosaur claw and wings have recently been found and will by uploaded here soon.

Potential 100 million year old Pterosaur in amber from Myanmar