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Distribution path and Subregions of Taiwan (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - Eurasia - Asia - Far East - East Asia - Taiwan
Taxonomy for Bombus (Bumble bees) in Taiwan
Class
Taiwan
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 622 families, 11176 genera, 40645 species
Tree
Subclass
Taiwan
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 619 families, 11170 genera, 40637 species
Tree
Infraclass
Taiwan
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 596 families, 11046 genera, 40168 species
Tree
Superorder
Taiwan
Holometabola (Heider, 1889) (Holometabolous Insects)
 390 families, 8582 genera, 32079 species
Tree
Order
Taiwan
Hymenoptera (Linnaeus, 1758) (Wasps) - Systematics
 67 families, 1211 genera, 5036 species
Tree
Suborder
Taiwan
Apocrita (Gerstaecker, 1867) (True wasps)
 57 families, 1130 genera, 4852 species
Tree
Infraorder
Taiwan
Aculeata (Latreille, 1802) (Stinging wasps)
 21 families, 333 genera, 1710 species
Tree
Superfamily
Taiwan
Apoidea (Latreille, 1802) (Solitary Bees)
 10 families, 105 genera, 649 species
Tree
Group
Taiwan
Apiformes (Brothers, 1975) (Bees)
 7 families, 51 genera, 308 species
Tree
Family
Taiwan
Apidae (Latreille, 1802) (Stingless bees) - Systematics
 21 genera, 118 species
Site
Tree
Subfamily
Taiwan
Apinae (Latreille, 1802) (Honey bees)
 14 genera, 68 species
Tree
Tribe
Taiwan
Bombini (Latreille, 1802) (Bumblebees)
 1 genus, 12 species
Tree
Genus
Taiwan
Bombus (Latreille, 1802) (Bumble bees)
 12 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
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 Taiwan
Bombus angustus (Chiu, 1948)Info
Bombus bicoloratus (Smith, 1879)Info
Bombus eximius (Smith, 1852)Info
Bombus flavescens (Smith, 1852)Info
Bombus formosellus (Frison, 1934)Info
Bombus hypnorum (Linnaeus, 1758)Tree bumblebeeInfo
Bombus hyponorum (Linnaeus, 1758)Info
Bombus mearnsi -> Bombus flavescensInfo
Bombus monozonus (Friese, 1931)Info
Bombus sonani (Frison, 1934)Info
Bombus trifasciatus (Smith, 1852)Info
Bombus wilmani ()Info
12 Species in Bombus for Taiwan 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)

Keywords
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