Contact: Diana Yates
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Caption: Milton Sanderson, an entomologist with the Illinois Natural History Survey, collected amber from the Dominican Republic. He reported on a few specimens, but the bulk of the amber is only now being screened for fossils.
Credit: Milton Sanderson family
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