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What

Tri-colored Bumble Bee Bombus ternarius

Date

June 14, 2014 04:19 PM EDT

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mikaelb

Date

August 23, 2014 08:42 AM CDT

Description

Very unsure if the ID. The plant it's visiting is Rattlebush (Sesbania drummondii).

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What

American bumble bee Bombus pensylvanicus

Observer

mikaelb

Date

August 23, 2014 08:33 AM CDT

Description

There were about 10 bees spread out over a few hectares, all visiting Plateau Agalinis (Agalinis edwardsiana).

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What

American Bumble Bee Bombus pensylvanicus

Observer

mikaelb

Date

August 17, 2014 09:38 AM CDT

Description

I estimated there were 20-25 of these bumble bees almost exclusively visiting the purple flowers of a large patch of Ivy-leaf Morning Glory (Ipomoea cordatotriloba) along the unmowed creek side.

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What

american bumble bee Bombus pensylvanicus

Observer

jdavisz

Date

August 7, 2014 07:31 AM CDT

Description

This morning was the first morning of the summer I noticed them on my Salvia farinacea. This is the first summer that these plants have been in the ground, so they've now found them.

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What

Tri-colored Bumble Bee Bombus ternarius

Date

June 8, 2014 04:33 PM EDT

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What

Bee

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brigid61

Date

July 23, 2014 11:14 AM CDT

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What

American Bumble Bee Bombus pensylvanicus

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zooga1961

Date

July 5, 2014

Description

Sunrise hike at John Bunker Sand Wetlands. I observed this bee

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What

Bumble Bees Genus Bombus

Observer

pinkpimpernel

Date

June 27, 2014 08:01 AM EDT

Place

(Somewhere...)

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What

Two form Bumble Bee Bombus bifarius

Observer

finatic

Date

May 21, 2014 05:20 PM PDT

Description

Sierra County, California, US

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What

Fog-belt Bumble Bee Bombus caliginosus

Observer

finatic

Date

May 22, 2014 01:28 PM PDT

Description

Amador County, California, US

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What

Van Dyke's Bumble Bee Bombus vandykei

Observer

finatic

Date

May 14, 2014 10:28 AM PDT

Description

Solano County, California, US

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What

Van Dyke's Bumble Bee Bombus vandykei

Observer

finatic

Date

May 17, 2014 01:16 PM PDT

Description

Humboldt County, California, US

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What

Fog-belt Bumble Bee Bombus caliginosus

Observer

finatic

Date

May 16, 2014 10:21 AM PDT

Description

Humboldt County, California, US

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What

Indiscriminate Cuckoo Bumble Bee Bombus insularis

Observer

finatic

Date

March 21, 2014 12:25 PM PDT

Description

San Diego County, California, US

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What

Two-spotted Bumblebee Bombus bimaculatus

Observer

jdavisz

Date

May 5, 2014 04:48 PM EDT

Description

There are lots of bumblebees in this homeowner's landscape. I will have to look up which species. After talking with a colleague who knows more about bumbles than I do, I think it's a two spotted bumblebee.

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What

American Bumble Bee Bombus pensylvanicus

Observer

zooga1961

Date

September 1, 2013

Description

Sept 22 811a Prairie Trail Cedar Ridge Preserve, Dallas Texas. Bumble Bee spotted on Gay Feather.

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What

American Bumble Bee (Bombus pensylvanicus) Bombus pensylvanicus

Observer

zooga1961

Date

September 21, 2013 06:56 PM CDT

Description

Sept 21 656p Texas Sunset Trail - Big Cedars Wilderness, Dallas Texas. Bumble Bee spotted on Gay Feather.

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What

Bumble Bees Genus Bombus

Observer

finatic

Date

February 20, 2014 04:07 PM PST

Description

San Diego County, California, US

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What

Bumble Bees Genus Bombus

Date

September 15, 2009 03:07 PM EDT

Description

tentative ID Common Eastern Bumblebee (Bombus impatiens); photo ref.: bumblebee+NewEnglandAster_MAC_©DaveSpier_D061261iN & 61263
see http://www.xerces.org/wp-content/uploads/2008/09/Eastern_Bumble_Bee.pdf

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What

Yellow-faced Bumblebee Bombus vosnesenskii

Observer

finatic

Date

February 7, 2014 03:17 PM PST

Description

San Diego County, California, US

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What

Bumble Bees Genus Bombus

Date

October 11, 2013 03:45 PM EDT

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What

Common Eastern Bumblebee Bombus impatiens

Date

October 11, 2013 03:48 PM EDT

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Date

October 4, 2013 01:54 PM EDT

Description

Biggest bumble I've seen in a long time. On red clover.

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What

Tri-colored Bumble Bee Bombus ternarius

Date

September 7, 2013 12:34 PM EDT

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What

Tri-colored Bumble Bee Bombus ternarius

Date

August 29, 2013 04:33 PM EDT

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No photos or sounds

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rgrichie

Date

October 13, 2013 04:00 PM CDT

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What

American Bumble Bee Bombus pensylvanicus

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mdwarriner

Date

October 12, 2013 04:36 PM CDT

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What

American Bumble Bee Bombus pensylvanicus

Observer

mdwarriner

Date

October 12, 2013 04:29 PM CDT
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The Xerces Society for Invertebrate Conservation is tracking populations of four imperiled species of bumble bees in North America. Four once-common bumble bees have nearly disappeared from their native ranges. Have you seen the rusty-patched, yellow-banded, western or Franklin's bumble bee? Help us track the status of these essential pollinators. See ...more ↓

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