bumble bee

Observation - bumble bee. Description: small bumble bee, one of many using a nest made under the cedar shingles of my house. Ginger tip to abdomen, dark thorax with a hint of a stripe, black underparts. Similar bee colony tried to create a nest in earth around a large rock by the pond last ye

small bumble bee, one of many using a nest made under the cedar shingles of my house. Ginger tip to abdomen, dark thorax with a hint of a stripe, black underparts.
Similar bee colony tried to create a nest in earth around a large rock by the pond last year.