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Possible bombus barbutellus

Observed: 28th July 2013 By: jo_birdingjo_birding’s reputation in Invertebratesjo_birding’s reputation in Invertebrates
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Description:

Believe this to be bombus barbutellus but doesn't seen to be many records in eat Yorkshire, would be grateful for expert opinion!

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Ardea's picture

13 antennal segments so would

13 antennal segments so would be a male and not expected to have pollen collecting apparatus, but dusky brown wings and general light hair covering make it a cuckoo.

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Thank you, I thought it

Thank you, I thought it looked good but no records on bwars in my area