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Unidentified bee

Observed: 9th June 2013 By: ihowarthihowarth’s reputation in Invertebrates
Bee
Description:

Back garden, on cotoneaster

Identifications
Species interactions

No interactions present.

Species with which Bombus (Pyrobombus) hypnorum interacts

Comments

Mydaea's picture

Bombus - melanics occur in

Bombus - melanics occur in several species. It is not campestris, though.

GrizzledBadger's picture

B.hyp.

Looks like the hair has completely worn off the thorax. I've come across them with the central section devoid off hair -- like a monks tonsure.

Brock