Gathering pollen from Japanese Honeysuckle, Lonicera japonica.
Bumblebee foraging on ironweed (Vernonia sp.).
On Berlandiera sp.
A bumblebee is any member of the bee genus Bombus, in the family Apidae. There are over 250 known species, existing primarily in the Northern Hemisphere although they also occur in South America. They have been introduced to New Zealand and the Australian state of Tasmania.