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Red-tailed bumblebee

Bombus lapidarius


Female (above) is black with a red/orange tip of the abdomen. Male has a yellow collar at the anterior of the thorax


Parks, gardens, flowery meadows.


This bee has very full pollen baskets (on the hind legs) with very orange pollen.

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Sunderland, England, United Kingdom

Spotted on Jul 14, 2011
Submitted on Jul 15, 2011

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