Tree Bumblebee - Worker

Tree Bumblebee - Worker

Observation - Tree Bumblebee - Worker - UK and Ireland. Description: Normally having a ginger brown thorax as Pics 1 & 2 but with age this becomes blacker or judging by these, balder(pics 3 & 4)! Black abdomen and greyish/white tail. Feeding on Cotoneaster. Lots about considering first seen in UK in 2001.

Normally having a ginger brown thorax as Pics 1 & 2 but with age this becomes blacker or judging by these, balder(pics 3 & 4)!
Black abdomen and greyish/white tail.
Feeding on Cotoneaster.
Lots about considering first seen in UK in 2001.