red tailed bumble bee stealing nectar from Honey bee hive

red tailed bumble bee stealing nectar from Honey bee hive

Observation - red tailed bumble bee stealing nectar from Honey bee hive - UK and Ireland. Description: bumble bee landed on frame being removed from honey bee hive for inspection. upon landing on frame the bumble bee proceeded to help herself to nectar / unripe honey stores on the frame

bumble bee landed on frame being removed from honey bee hive for inspection. upon landing on frame the bumble bee proceeded to help herself to nectar / unripe honey stores on the frame