Amber and Insects

June 6, 1997 – September 1, 1997

National Museum of Natural History
10th Street and Constitution Avenue, NW
Washington, DC

1st floor, across from Amber shop; access from Ice Age Hall Floor Plan

This showcase features the work of Dr. Conrad Labandiera, NMNH curator of fossil arthropods, and includes a diorama of a lakeside forest with fossils (in amber, lake shale, and coal shale) placed in their approximate habitat.