Common Carder Bumblebee

Common Carder Bumblebee

Observation - Common Carder Bumblebee - UK and Ireland. Description: The hair on the thorax is dense and bright ginger . It is difficult to see the abdomen but there is some black. Also the pollen basket appears dark - all which fits with Collins description of this bee.

The hair on the thorax is dense and bright ginger . It is difficult to see the abdomen but there is some black. Also the pollen basket appears dark - all which fits with Collins description of this bee.