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  • Maori
    • Pi Rorohu
  • English
    • Buff-tailed Bumblebee
    • Large Earth Bumblebee
    • Bumblebee
    • Twobanded Bumble Bee
  • Dutch
    • Aardhommel
  • German
    • Dunkle Erdhummel
  • Portuguese
    • Abelhão-terrestre
  • Scientific Names
    • Bombus terrestris
  • Spanish
    • Abejorro

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Recent observations

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Twobanded Bumble Bee Bombus terrestris

Observer

aunty

Date

April 25, 2015

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

alderash

Date

July 15, 2006

Place

Ub, Serbia (Google, OSM)

Description

On the flower of Buddleja davidii.

Photos / Sounds

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What

Buff-tailed Bumblebee Bombus terrestris

Observer

jon_sullivan

Date

April 19, 2015 11:36 AM NZST

Photos / Sounds

What

Dunkle Erdhummel Bombus terrestris

Observer

jakob

Date

April 18, 2015

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Buff-tailed Bumblebee Bombus terrestris

Observer

speedy

Date

April 17, 2015

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Buff-tailed Bumblebee Bombus terrestris

Observer

speedy

Date

April 14, 2015

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Buff-tailed Bumblebee Bombus terrestris

Observer

lungta

Date

April 12, 2015 01:43 PM CEST

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

Observer

saschabucko

Date

April 8, 2015 01:14 PM CEST

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Dunkle Erdhummel Bombus terrestris

Observer

jakob

Date

April 5, 2015

Description

A mated queen checking out various mouse burrows as the nest site for her new colony.

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Twobanded Bumble Bee Bombus terrestris

Observer

gailtv

Date

March 11, 2015

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Buff-tailed Bumblebee Bombus terrestris

Observer

aglen

Date

March 31, 2015 03:23 PM NZDT

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

Observer

atur

Date

August 8, 2013 10:16 PM CEST
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Description from Wikipedia

Bombus terrestris, the buff-tailed bumblebee or large earth bumblebee is one of the most numerous bumblebee species in Europe. The queen is 2–2.7 cm long, while the workers are 1½–2 cm. The latter are characterized by their white-ended abdomens and look (apart from their yellowish bands being darker in direct comparison) just like those of the white-tailed bumblebee, B. lucorum, a close relative. The queens of B. terrestris have the namesake buff-white abdomen ("tail") tip; this area is...

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