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Red Tailed Bumblebee

Observed: 3rd September 2011 By: kate-w29
S159 Neighbourhood Nature - course complete
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Description:

This chap had strayed into my conservatory and I was just helping it outside via an envelope! It was quite large and I believe it is a female?

Identifications
Species interactions

No interactions present.

Species with which Red Tailed Bumblebee (Bombus lapidarius) interacts

Comments

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Probably a fertilised young

Probably a fertilised young queen about to go into hibernation.

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