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Distribution path and Subregions of New Zealand (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - Oceania - Polynesia - New Zealand
Taxonomy for Bombus (Bumble bees) in New Zealand
Class
New Zealand
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 441 families, 3694 genera, 13286 species
Tree
Subclass
New Zealand
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 436 families, 3689 genera, 13279 species
Tree
Infraclass
New Zealand
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 419 families, 3643 genera, 13198 species
Tree
Superorder
New Zealand
Holometabola (Heider, 1889) (Holometabolous Insects)
 289 families, 2817 genera, 10862 species
Tree
Order
New Zealand
Hymenoptera (Linnaeus, 1758) (Wasps) - Systematics
 46 families, 426 genera, 933 species
Tree
Suborder
New Zealand
Apocrita (Gerstaecker, 1867) (True wasps)
 43 families, 420 genera, 924 species
Tree
Infraorder
New Zealand
Aculeata (Latreille, 1802) (Stinging wasps)
 15 families, 97 genera, 254 species
Tree
Superfamily
New Zealand
Apoidea (Latreille, 1802) (Solitary Bees)
 6 families, 25 genera, 103 species
Tree
Group
New Zealand
Apiformes (Brothers, 1975) (Bees)
 4 families, 14 genera, 72 species
Tree
Family
New Zealand
Apidae (Latreille, 1802) (Stingless bees) - Systematics
 4 genera, 16 species
Site
Tree
Subfamily
New Zealand
Apinae (Latreille, 1802) (Honey bees)
 4 genera, 16 species
Tree
Tribe
New Zealand
Bombini (Latreille, 1802) (Bumblebees)
 1 genus, 10 species
Tree
Genus
New Zealand
Bombus (Latreille, 1802) (Bumble bees)
 10 species and subspecies in 897 Species and 67 Subgenera
Site
Tree
Show Info
Species1.849    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
Checklists

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 New Zealand
Bombus frigidus (Smith, 1854)Frigid bumblebeeInfo
Bombus griseocollis (De Geer, 1773)Brownbelted bumble beeInfo
Bombus hortorum (Linnaeus, 1761)Garden bumblebeeSite
Bombus hortorum (Tkalcu, 1960)Site
Bombus longipennis (Friese, 1918)Info
Bombus ruderatus (Fabricius, 1775)Large garden bumblebeeInfo
Bombus ruderatus (Tkalcu, 1961)Info
Bombus subterraneus (Linnaeus, 1758)Short-haired humble-beeInfo
Bombus terrestris -> Bombus longipennisLarge earth bumblebeeSite
Bombus terrestris audax (Harris, 1776)Info
10 Species in Bombus for New Zealand 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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