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Bumblebee

Observed: 11th March 2011 By: gino.brignoli
S159 Neighbourhood Nature - course complete
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Description:
Identifications
Species interactions

No interactions present.

Species with which Early Bumble Bee (Bombus (Pyrobombus) pratorum) interacts

Comments

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The broad, bright yellow

The broad, bright yellow collar and distinctly orange tail distinguish this from B. terrestris (narrow brownish collar and tail). It is usually smaller as well, and the yellow on the abdomen is usually broken in the middle.

M.

TRY

recording wildlife with The Recorder's Year on www.hbrg.org.uk/TRY.html.