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1 Species ID Suggestions

Alex Pope
Alex Pope 9 years ago
Buff-tailed Bumblebee
Bombus terrestris Bombus terrestris


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10 Comments

JanineLingTurner
JanineLingTurner 7 years ago

i apologize it didnt work. . .
http://www.projectnoah.org/missions/4649...

Elizabeth Colley
Elizabeth Colley 7 years ago

JanineLingTurner, I am more than willing to add this spotting to your Arthropod Survey, but I am afraid your link does not work. Could you check it please?

JanineLingTurner
JanineLingTurner 7 years ago

would you please also consider adding this spotting to
http://www.projectnoah.org/missions/4649...... The U.K Arthropod Survey as it would be a very interesting contribution. Thanks!

Alex Pope
Alex Pope 9 years ago

Hi Elizabeth, no worries, they can be difficult to tell apart. It looks like it has a white band on it's tail, but it's not quite clear, love the 2nd photo too!

Elizabeth Colley
Elizabeth Colley 9 years ago

Thank you for the ID Alex. Apparently we have 24 different species of bumblebees in the UK, but I am having a job telling them apart. I greatly appreciate your help. I have put another photo up, showing the 'rear end' of this little creature (in line with it's name).

Alex Pope
Alex Pope 9 years ago

Great photo!

Elizabeth Colley
Elizabeth Colley 9 years ago

Thanks Mark Ridgway.

Mark Ridgway
Mark Ridgway 9 years ago

Yes Elizabeth, fantastic picture. Well done.

Elizabeth Colley
Elizabeth Colley 9 years ago

Thanks AlënaGuseva.

AlënaGuseva
AlënaGuseva 9 years ago

Great photo!

Elizabeth Colley
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Elizabeth Colley

Mansfield, England, United Kingdom

Spotted on Aug 13, 2012
Submitted on Sep 5, 2012

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