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Distribution path and Subregions of Central Africa (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - Africa - Central Africa
Subregions: Gabon, São Tomé and Príncipe
Taxonomy for Bombus (Bumble bees) in Central Africa
Class
Central Africa
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 528 families, 8830 genera, 46588 species
Tree
Subclass
Central Africa
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 521 families, 8798 genera, 46537 species
Tree
Infraclass
Central Africa
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 505 families, 8694 genera, 46078 species
Tree
Superorder
Central Africa
Holometabola (Heider, 1889) (Holometabolous Insects)
 331 families, 6955 genera, 40292 species
Tree
Order
Central Africa
Hymenoptera (Linnaeus, 1758) (Wasps) - Systematics
 55 families, 885 genera, 4660 species
Tree
Suborder
Central Africa
Apocrita (Gerstaecker, 1867) (True wasps)
 52 families, 861 genera, 4546 species
Tree
Infraorder
Central Africa
Aculeata (Latreille, 1802) (Stinging wasps)
 23 families, 392 genera, 2795 species
Tree
Superfamily
Central Africa
Apoidea (Latreille, 1802) (Solitary Bees)
 9 families, 102 genera, 675 species
Tree
Group
Central Africa
Apiformes (Brothers, 1975) (Bees)
 6 families, 62 genera, 501 species
Tree
Family
Central Africa
Apidae (Latreille, 1802) (Stingless bees) - Systematics
 30 genera, 172 species
Site
Tree
Subfamily
Central Africa
Apinae (Latreille, 1802) (Honey bees)
 21 genera, 75 species
Tree
Tribe
Central Africa
Bombini (Latreille, 1802) (Bumblebees)
 1 genus, 3 species
Tree
Genus
Central Africa
Bombus (Latreille, 1802) (Bumble bees)
 3 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:

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Fossils:

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World Oceans:

Atlantic Ocean


Countries
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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 Central Africa
Bombus hypnorum (Linnaeus, 1758)Tree bumblebeeInfo
Bombus insularis -> Bombus hypnorumIndiscriminate cuckoo bumble beeInfo
Bombus rufocinctus (Cresson, 1863)Redbelted bumble beeInfo
3 Species in Bombus for Central Africa 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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