Bombus (Melanobombus) lapidarius

Bombus (Melanobombus) lapidarius

Observation - Bombus (Melanobombus) lapidarius - UK and Ireland. Description: Absence of yellow banding would suggest that it's a Red-tailed, but tail rather faded in colour. See on Globe Thistle in garden.

Absence of yellow banding would suggest that it's a Red-tailed, but tail rather faded in colour.

See on Globe Thistle in garden.