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Bombus sp.

Observed: 1st July 2012 By: apm299
S159 Neighbourhood Nature - course complete
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Bombus sp. 01
Bombus sp. 02
Description:

An improvising bumble bee, taking a short cut to the nectar.

Identifications
Species interactions

No interactions present.

Comments

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It is probably one of the

It is probably one of the lucorum complex. Nectar-robbing like this is a feature of both these species.

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