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    • Abejorro
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    • Bombus terrestris
  • English
    • Buff-tailed Bumblebee
    • Large Earth Bumblebee
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    • Aardhommel

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Recent observations

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

Observer

robertosaez

Date

April 13, 2014 12:45 PM SAST

Photos / Sounds

What

Dunkle Erdhummel Bombus terrestris

Observer

jakob

Date

March 30, 2014

Place

Hinterhof (Google, OSM)

Description

A queen checking out potential nest sites. Sorry for the unfocused / blurred pics!

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

Observer

robertosaez

Date

March 26, 2014 04:31 PM CET

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

sea-kangaroo

Date

January 17, 2014 04:44 PM NZDT

Description

On Coreopsis lanceolata in a garden.

Photos / Sounds

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What

Buff-tailed Bumblebee Bombus terrestris

Observer

Tiggrx

Date

March 10, 2014

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

Observer

davidfernandez

Date

March 9, 2014 11:11 AM CET

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

sea-kangaroo

Date

January 1, 2014 05:40 PM NZDT

Description

On blue hydrangea.

Photos / Sounds

What

Buff-tailed Bumblebee Bombus terrestris

Observer

Tiggrx

Date

June 22, 2013

Description

Feeding at Bidens ferulifolia

Photos / Sounds

What

Buff-tailed Bumblebee Bombus terrestris

Observer

scotty

Date

September 30, 2013 02:52 PM NZDT

Photos / Sounds

Observer

scotty

Date

October 1, 2013 01:38 PM NZDT

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

abejorro Bombus terrestris

Observer

encho

Date

the past

Photos / Sounds

Observer

torwart

Date

May 25, 2013

Place

yunquera (Google, OSM)
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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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