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Early bumblebee - Bombus pratorum


Early bumblebee - Bombus pratorum
Early bumblebee - Bombus pratorum
Early bumblebee
Early bumblebee
Bombus pratorum - Head
Bombus pratorum - Head
Bombus pratorum - Rear view
Bombus pratorum - Rear view

Bombus (Pyrobombus) pratorum
Subspecies3
Common namesEarly bumblebee, Early-nesting bumblebee, Early Bumble Bee, Early-nesting Humble-bee, Early nesting bumblebee, Early Humble-bee
German namesWiesenhummel, Kleine Waldhummel
Dutch namesWeidehommel
Danish namesLille skovhumle
Finnish namesPensaskimalainen
Norwegian namesMarkhumle
Swedish namesängshumla
AuthorIlliger, 1806
Distribution
Continents:

Eurasia
Europe
North Europe (British Isles (United Kingdom (Great Britain (England (South England (Southeast England (Sussex))))), Ireland), Germany, Scandinavia (Norway, Sweden, Denmark), Fennoscandia (Finland), Baltic region (Baltic States (Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania)), Iceland), West Europe (Austria, France, Switzerland, Benelux (Belgium, Netherlands, Luxembourg)), South Europe (Italy (Italy Islands (Sicily), North Italy, South Italy), Iberian Peninsula (Spain, Portugal, Andorra)), Central Europe (Hungary, Poland, Czech Republic, Slovakia), Southeast Europe (Romania, Bulgaria, Greece, Yugoslavia (Serbia and Montenegro (Serbia), Macedonia)), East Europe (Ukraine, Belarus)
Asia
Far East (East Asia (Mongolia)), North Asia
Caucasus
Georgia
Russia
Siberia
Oceania
Australasia
Australia
Africa
Southern Africa
Swaziland


World Oceans:

Atlantic Ocean
Mediterranean Sea


Ecozones:

Palaearctic
West Palaearctic


CountriesAndorra, Australia, Austria, Belarus, Belgium, Bulgaria, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Georgia, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, Ireland, Italy, Latvia, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Macedonia, Mongolia, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Russia, Serbia, Slovakia, Spain, Swaziland, Sweden, Switzerland, Ukraine, United Kingdom
Links and ReferencesBombus pratorum in bie.ala.org.au
Bombus pratorum in dyntaxa.se
Bombus pratorum in Wikipedia (English)

Description of images / photos
Photography with Cameras
Nikon D3x, Nikon D300, Canon 50D
Image editing with Photoshop
1. Early bumblebee - Bombus pratorum
2. Early bumblebee
3. Bombus pratorum - Head
4. Bombus pratorum - Rear view
Quick search: Bombus - Bumblebee - Head - View - Rear
Taxonomy
ClassInsecta
Insects, True insects
SubclassPterygota
Winged insects
InfraclassNeoptera
Wing-folding insects
SuperorderHolometabola
Holometabolous Insects
OrderHymenoptera
Wasps, Bees, Ants, Sawflies, Ants and wasps
SuborderApocrita
True wasps, Bees, Ants, Narrow-waisted hymenopterans, Parasitic wasps, Wasps
InfraorderAculeata
Stinging wasps
SuperfamilyApoidea
Solitary Bees, Social Bees, Apoid Wasps, Bees, Sphecoid wasps
FamilyApidae
Stingless bees, Honey bees, Euglossines, Bumble bees, Cuckoo Bees, Carpenter Bees, Digger Bees, Long-tongued Bees
SubfamilyApinae
Honey bees, Stingless bees, Orchid bees, Bumble Bees, Long-horned Bees, Digger Bees
TribeBombini
Bumblebees, Bumble Bees
GenusBombus
Bumble bees, Bumblebees, Humble bees, Bumblebee, Variably banded bumble bee
SubgenusPyrobombus
Speciespratorum
Bombus pratorum
Early bumblebee, Early-nesting bumblebee, Early Bumble Bee, Early-nesting Humble-bee, Early nesting bumblebee, Early Humble-bee
AuthorIlliger, 1806
 
Synonyms
Apis burrellana
Apis citrina
Apis collaris
Apis donovanella
Apis fidus
Apis formido
Apis melanocephala
Apis pratorum
Apis regalis
Apis subinterrupta
Apis sylvestris
Apis trifasciata
Apis vereor
Bombus burrellana
Bombus donovanella
Bombus ephippium
Bombus lullianus
Bombus pratorum borealis
Bombus pratorum citrinus
Bombus pratorum decoloratus
Bombus pratorum luctuosus
Bombus pratorum santonae
Bombus pratorum skorikowi
Bombus pratorum styriacus
Bombus pratorum tatranus
Bombus subinterrupta
Pyrobombus pratorum
 
Subspecies
Bombus pratorum borealis
Bombus pratorum burellanus
Bombus pratorum santonae
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Keywords
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