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Leg

Observed: 10th April 2012 By: AlurophileAlurophile’s reputation in InvertebratesAlurophile’s reputation in Invertebrates
B lapidarius 4-12  4
B lap reject
Leg
Description:

Not the best image for id. Pollen basket appears yellowish, hence my curiosity about ruderarius but I'm a bee amateur. "reject" images blurred but might help somewhat.

Identifications
Species interactions

No interactions present.

Species with which Large Red Tailed Bumble Bee (Bombus (Melanobombus) lapidarius) interacts

Comments

Alurophile's picture

Pollen basket

I imagine you were unable to enlarge the image sufficiently to see the hairs of the pollen basket. These are not black. I will add a close-up.

Matt Smith's picture

Pollen baskets

I've looked at the larger photo and can see no pollen basket hairs, it's just too fuzzy.

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