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Carder Bee sp.

Observed: 21st April 2010 By: yorkieyorkie’s reputation in Invertebratesyorkie’s reputation in Invertebratesyorkie’s reputation in Invertebratesyorkie’s reputation in Invertebrates
Carder Bee sp. IMG_2028.JPG
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Description:

Can this be identified at species level?

Identifications

No identification made yet.

Species interactions

No interactions present.

Comments

Martin Harvey's picture

carder bee

Well, it certainly looks very gingery, so might be a candidate for something other than Bombus pascuorum, but pascuorum sometimes has very few black hairs, so I wouldn't like to say for certain without seeing it under a lens or microscope, sorry!

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