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    • Bumblebees
    • Bumble Bees
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    • Bombus
    • Pyrobombus
  • Spanish
    • Abejorros
    • Jicotes

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Recent observations

Photos / Sounds

Observer

lauramorganclark

Date

August 20, 2014 09:08 AM CDT

Description

Bumblebees on Wild Purple Morning Glories (Ipomoea cordatotriloba)

Photos / Sounds

What

Bumble Bees Genus Bombus

Observer

gyrrlfalcon

Date

August 19, 2014

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

nbnc

Date

August 19, 2014

Tags

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Black and Gold Bumblebee Bombus auricomus

Observer

rjm2

Date

August 19, 2014 10:57 AM EDT

Description

Male perching on highest features in open grassland (SW grand view alley of bnp). Lots of zooming and perching

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

loarie

Date

August 17, 2014 10:41 AM PDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

sea-kangaroo

Date

January 9, 2014 11:36 AM NZDT

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Observer

justin2

Date

August 2, 2014 03:26 PM PDT

Description

Bombus

Photos / Sounds

Img_4494

What

Yellow-faced bumblebee Bombus vosnesenskii

Observer

justin2

Date

August 2, 2014 03:24 PM PDT

Description

Yellow-faced bumblebee

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Bumble Bees Genus Bombus

Observer

milopyne

Date

August 16, 2014 11:32 AM EDT

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Square

Observer

calopteryx

Date

August 17, 2014

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Square

Observer

sarahcarline

Date

August 17, 2014

Photos / Sounds

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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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.