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Buff-Tailed Bumble Bee

Observed: 15th March 2012 By: gramandy
Kent Wildlife TrustThanet Coast ProjectWildwood Trust
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Buff-Tailed Bumble Bee
IMG_0030
IMG_0032
Description:

First in the garden - Is this a queen? Approx 20mm (+) length.

Identifications
Species interactions

No interactions present.

Species with which Buff-Tailed Bumble Bee (Bombus (Bombus) terrestris) interacts

Comments

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Queen Bombus terrestris

Yes, queen B terrestris. Deep yellow bands and definitely buff tail (pure white in lucorum)