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Observed: 29th August 2012 By: Hortus TaughtUs
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Description:

A very lethargic buff-tailed or white tailed bumble bee found on a path. It seems to be covered in mites. QUESTION- does anyone know what sort of mite they are and if they are harmful?

Identifications
Species interactions

No interactions present.

Species with which Buff-tailed Bumblebee (Bombus terrestris) interacts