Classification
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  • Korean
    • 땅벌속
  • Spanish
    • Abejorros
    • Jicotes
  • Chinese (Traditional)
    • 熊蜂屬
  • German
    • Hummeln
  • Slovene
    • Čmrlji
  • Scientific Names
    • Bombus
    • Bombus subterraneobombus
    • Pyrobombus
  • French
    • Bourdon
  • English
    • Bumblebees
    • Bumble Bees
  • Maori
    • Pi Rorohu
  • Portuguese
    • Abelhão

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Recent observations

Photos / Sounds

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What

Buff-tailed bumblebee Bombus terrestris

Observer

jon_sullivan

Date

September 26, 2016 04:31 PM NZDT

Description

A bumblebee robbing a kowhai flower. In other words, it's stealing the nectar by bitting in through the side of the flower, without getting any pollen on it for pollination. (Silvereyes do the same thing.)

Photos / Sounds

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What

Bumblebees Genus Bombus

Observer

leahpeterson24

Date

September 30, 2016 07:51 PM CDT

Photos / Sounds

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What

Common Eastern Bumblebee Bombus impatiens

Observer

sarahrom

Date

September 30, 2016 05:54 PM CDT

Photos / Sounds

What

Bumblebees Genus Bombus

Observer

marillionjade24

Date

September 30, 2016 04:09 PM CDT

Photos / Sounds

What

Bumblebees Genus Bombus

Observer

maribritt

Date

September 19, 2016 03:41 PM CDT

Photos / Sounds

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What

American Bumble Bee Bombus pensylvanicus

Observer

phm8871

Date

September 29, 2016 02:57 PM CDT

Photos / Sounds

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What

Bumblebees Genus Bombus

Observer

lizberry

Date

September 27, 2016 06:09 AM CDT

Place

Texas, US (Google, OSM)

Description

The Garland Community Garden this year is filled with bumblebees.

Photos / Sounds

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What

Bumblebees Genus Bombus

Date

September 27, 2016 09:21 AM EDT

Photos / Sounds

What

Common Eastern Bumblebee Bombus impatiens

Observer

carrieseltzer

Date

August 21, 2016 11:21 AM EDT

Photos / Sounds

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What

Bumblebees Genus Bombus

Observer

jeckberg

Date

September 8, 2016 10:39 AM PDT

Photos / Sounds

What

Common Eastern Bumblebee Bombus impatiens

Observer

elijah_boliver

Date

September 19, 2016 11:55 AM EDT

Description

Insect was about half an inch in length. Had yellow upper body and a black lower body with orange pockets on back legs.

Photos / Sounds

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What

Common Eastern Bumblebee Bombus impatiens

Observer

evening

Date

September 29, 2016 03:54 PM EDT
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Description from Wikipedia

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.

No range data available.
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