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Bioblitz! ID needed please

Observed: 1st June 2013 By: becky64
part 2 bioblitz 043
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Species interactions

No interactions present.

Species with which Small Garden Bumble Bee (Bombus (Megabombus) hortorum) interacts


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Thankyou wilheeny. I am no

Thankyou wilheeny. I am no good at ID-ing bees. But this bee was not a small bee. Is it just that they are called small garden bumblebees, even though they are not small?

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Its just an English name and is used to distinguish it from the "large Garden Bumble bee" Bombus ruderatus (which isn't actually much bigger, and is not generally found in gardens!)

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Thankyou very much eucera and

Thankyou very much eucera and wilheeny :)