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Distribution path and Subregions of Australasia (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - Oceania - Australasia
Subregions: Australia (Tasmania)
Taxonomy for Bombus (Bumble bees) in Australasia
Class
Australasia
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 860 families, 18728 genera, 115097 species
Tree
Subclass
Australasia
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 850 families, 18584 genera, 114828 species
Tree
Infraclass
Australasia
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 804 families, 18344 genera, 113838 species
Tree
Superorder
Australasia
Holometabola (Heider, 1889) (Holometabolous Insects)
 489 families, 13824 genera, 96158 species
Tree
Order
Australasia
Hymenoptera (Linnaeus, 1758) (Wasps) - Systematics
 76 families, 2257 genera, 16546 species
Tree
Suborder
Australasia
Apocrita (Gerstaecker, 1867) (True wasps)
 70 families, 2208 genera, 16358 species
Tree
Infraorder
Australasia
Aculeata (Latreille, 1802) (Stinging wasps)
 23 families, 584 genera, 8773 species
Tree
Superfamily
Australasia
Apoidea (Latreille, 1802) (Solitary Bees)
 8 families, 163 genera, 3132 species
Tree
Group
Australasia
Apiformes (Brothers, 1975) (Bees)
 5 families, 101 genera, 2300 species
Tree
Family
Australasia
Apidae (Latreille, 1802) (Stingless bees) - Systematics
 30 genera, 314 species
Site
Tree
Subfamily
Australasia
Apinae (Latreille, 1802) (Honey bees)
 19 genera, 170 species
Tree
Tribe
Australasia
Bombini (Latreille, 1802) (Bumblebees)
 1 genus, 37 species
Tree
Genus
Australasia
Bombus (Latreille, 1802) (Bumble bees)
 37 species and subspecies in 898 Species and 67 Subgenera
Site
Tree
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Species1.850    worldwide
Common namesBumble bees, Bumblebees, Humble bees, Bumblebee, Variably banded bumble bee
German namesHummeln und Kuckuckshummeln, Hummeln
Dutch namesHommels
Danish namesHumlebi
Finnish namesKimalaiset
Norwegian namesHumler
Swedish namesHumlor
AuthorLatreille, 1802
Distribution
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Continents:

Eurasia
America
Africa
Oceania
Antarctica


Ecozones:

Palaearctic
Nearctic


Fossils:

Cenozoic
Paleozoic


World Oceans:

Atlantic Ocean


Countries
Checklists
Afghanistan, Albania, Algeria, Andorra, Argentina, Armenia, Australia, Austria, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Belgium, Bhutan, Bolivia, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Brazil, Brunei, Bulgaria, Cambodia, Canada, Cape Verde, Chile, China, Colombia, Costa Rica, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, East Timor, Ecuador, Egypt, El Salvador, Estonia, Finland, France, Gabon, Georgia, Germany, Greece, Guatemala, Guyana, Haiti, Honduras, Hungary, Iceland, India, Indonesia, Iran, Ireland, Israel, Italy, Jamaica, Japan, Jordan, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Laos, Latvia, Lebanon, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Macedonia, Malaysia, Mauritius, Mexico, Micronesia, Mongolia, Montenegro, Morocco, Myanmar, Namibia, Nauru, Nepal, Netherlands, New Zealand, Nicaragua, North Korea, Norway, Pakistan, Panama, Paraguay, Peru, Philippines, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Russia, São Tomé and Príncipe, San Marino, Serbia, Singapore, Slovakia, Slovenia, South Korea, Spain, Suriname, Swaziland, Sweden, Switzerland, Taiwan, Tajikistan, Thailand, Tunisia, Turkey, Turkmenistan, USA, Ukraine, United Kingdom, Uruguay, Uzbekistan, Venezuela, Vietnam
Links and ReferencesBombus in faunaeur.org
Bombus in itis.gov
Bombus in Wikipedia (English)

Species overview - Checklist for Bombus in Australasia
Bombus appositus (Cresson, 1878)White-shouldered bumble beeInfo
Bombus barbutellus (Kirby, 1802)Barbut´s cuckoo-beeInfo
Bombus bifarius (Cresson, 1878)Black-notched Bumble BeeInfo
Bombus bimaculatus (Cresson, 1863)Twospotted bumble beeInfo
Bombus centralis (Cresson, 1864)Central bumble beeInfo
Bombus fervidus (Fabricius, 1798)Yellow bumble beeInfo
Bombus flavifrons (Cresson, 1863)Yellow head bumble beeInfo
Bombus griseocullis (Degeer, 1773)Info
Bombus hortorum (Linnaeus, 1761)Garden bumblebeeSite
Bombus hortorum (Tkalcu, 1960)Site
Bombus hunti (Greene, 1860)Info
Bombus impatiens (Cresson, 1863)Common eastern bumble beeInfo
Bombus lapidarius (Linnaeus, 1758)Red-tailed bumblebeeSite
Bombus lapidarius -> Bombus semenovianusSite
Bombus longipennis (Friese, 1918)Info
Bombus luctorum (Linnaeus, 1761)Info
Bombus melanopygus (Nylander, 1848)Black tail bumble beeInfo
Bombus mesomelas (Gerstäcker, 1869)Info
Bombus mixtus (Cresson, 1878)Fuzzy-horned bumble beeInfo
Bombus morrisoni (Cresson, 1878)Morrison bumble beeInfo
Bombus pascuorum (Vogt, 1909)Site
Bombus pratorum (Illiger, 1806)Early bumblebeeSite
Bombus pratorum (Knechtel, 1955)Site
Bombus ruderatus (Fabricius, 1775)Large garden bumblebeeInfo
Bombus ruderatus (Tkalcu, 1961)Info
Bombus rufocinctus (Cresson, 1863)Redbelted bumble beeInfo
Bombus rupestris (Fabricius, 1793)Hill cuckoo-beeInfo
Bombus semenovianus (Skorikov, 1914)Info
Bombus sitkensis (Nylander, 1848)Sitka bumble beeInfo
Bombus subterraneus (Linnaeus, 1758)Short-haired humble-beeInfo
Bombus suckleyi (Greene, 1860)Suckley´s Cuckoo Bumble BeeInfo
Bombus terrestris -> Bombus longipennisLarge earth bumblebeeSite
Bombus terricola (Kirby, 1837)Yellowbanded bumble beeInfo
Bombus terricula (Kirby, 1837)Info
Bombus vandykei (Frison, 1927)Van Dyke bumble beeInfo
Bombus vestalis (Geoffroy, 1785)Vestal cuckoo-beeInfo
Bombus vosnesenskii (Radoszkowski, 1862)Vosnesensky bumble beeInfo
37 Species in Bombus for Australasia listed
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
GroupApiformes
Bees
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
AuthorLatreille, 1802
 
Synonyms
Bremus (Panzer, 1804)
Calyptapis (Cockerell, 1906)
Chromobombus (Dalla Torre, 1880)
Leucobombus (Dalla Torre, 1880)
Psithyrus (Saaristo & Tanasevitch, 2004)
Pyrrhobombus (Dalla Torre, 1882)
Terrestribombus (Vogt, 1911)

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