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Distribution path and Subregions of India (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - Eurasia - Asia - South Asia - India
Taxonomy for Bombus (Bumble bees) in India
Class
India
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 570 families, 9501 genera, 39584 species
Tree
Subclass
India
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 562 families, 9467 genera, 39537 species
Tree
Infraclass
India
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 537 families, 9304 genera, 38937 species
Tree
Superorder
India
Holometabola (Heider, 1889) (Holometabolous Insects)
 358 families, 7463 genera, 33561 species
Tree
Order
India
Hymenoptera (Linnaeus, 1758) (Wasps) - Systematics
 47 families, 798 genera, 3344 species
Tree
Suborder
India
Apocrita (Gerstaecker, 1867) (True wasps)
 43 families, 789 genera, 3332 species
Tree
Infraorder
India
Aculeata (Latreille, 1802) (Stinging wasps)
 17 families, 267 genera, 1640 species
Tree
Superfamily
India
Apoidea (Latreille, 1802) (Solitary Bees)
 9 families, 68 genera, 374 species
Tree
Group
India
Apiformes (Brothers, 1975) (Bees)
 6 families, 57 genera, 352 species
Tree
Family
India
Apidae (Latreille, 1802) (Stingless bees) - Systematics
 23 genera, 166 species
Site
Tree
Subfamily
India
Apinae (Latreille, 1802) (Honey bees)
 15 genera, 100 species
Tree
Tribe
India
Bombini (Latreille, 1802) (Bumblebees)
 1 genus, 30 species
Tree
Genus
India
Bombus (Latreille, 1802) (Bumble bees)
 30 species and subspecies in 898 Species and 67 Subgenera
Site
Tree
Show Info
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 India
Bombus asiaticus (Morawitz, 1875)Info
Bombus avinoviellus (Skorikov, 1914)Info
Bombus breviceps (Smith, 1852)Info
Bombus eximius (Smith, 1852)Info
Bombus festivus (Smith, 1861)Info
Bombus flavescens (Smith, 1852)Info
Bombus funerarius (Smith, 1852)Info
Bombus genalis (Friese, 1918)Info
Bombus grahami (Frison, 1933)Info
Bombus haemorrhoidalis (Smith, 1852)Info
Bombus himalayanus (Skorikov, 1914)Info
Bombus hypnorum (Linnaeus, 1758)Tree bumblebeeInfo
Bombus hypocrita (Perez, 1905)Info
Bombus kashmirensis (Friese, 1909)Info
Bombus ladakhensis (Richards, 1928)Info
Bombus lantschouensis (Vogt, 1908)Info
Bombus lucorum -> Bombus lantschouensisWhite-tailed bumblebeeInfo
Bombus melanurus (Lepeletier, 1835)Info
Bombus miniatus -> Bombus pyrosomaInfo
Bombus niveatus (Kriechbaumer, 1870)Info
Bombus parthenius (Richards, 1934)Info
Bombus pressus (Frison, 1935)Info
Bombus pyrosoma (Morawitz, 1890)Info
Bombus rotundiceps (Friese, 1916)Info
Bombus rufofasciatus (Smith, 1852)Info
Bombus simillimus (Smith, 1852)Info
Bombus tanguticus (Morawitz, 1887)Info
Bombus tibetanus (Morawitz, 1887)Info
Bombus trifasciatus (Smith, 1852)Info
Bombus tunicatus (Smith, 1852)Info
30 Species in Bombus for India 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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