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Distribution path and Subregions of West Europe (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - Eurasia - Europe - West Europe
Subregions: Austria, Benelux (Belgium, Luxembourg, Netherlands), Channel Islands (Guernsey), France (South France), Pyrenees, Switzerland
Taxonomy for Bombus (Bumble bees) in West Europe
Class
West Europe
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 841 families, 10899 genera, 51180 species
Tree
Subclass
West Europe
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 823 families, 10844 genera, 51089 species
Tree
Infraclass
West Europe
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 738 families, 10634 genera, 50560 species
Tree
Superorder
West Europe
Holometabola (Heider, 1889) (Holometabolous Insects)
 436 families, 8458 genera, 43957 species
Tree
Order
West Europe
Hymenoptera (Linnaeus, 1758) (Wasps) - Systematics
 74 families, 1454 genera, 6990 species
Tree
Suborder
West Europe
Apocrita (Gerstaecker, 1867) (True wasps)
 62 families, 1304 genera, 6039 species
Tree
Infraorder
West Europe
Aculeata (Latreille, 1802) (Stinging wasps)
 24 families, 415 genera, 2695 species
Tree
Superfamily
West Europe
Apoidea (Latreille, 1802) (Solitary Bees)
 9 families, 141 genera, 1388 species
Tree
Group
West Europe
Apiformes (Brothers, 1975) (Bees)
 6 families, 76 genera, 1023 species
Tree
Family
West Europe
Apidae (Latreille, 1802) (Stingless bees) - Systematics
 30 genera, 300 species
Site
Tree
Subfamily
West Europe
Apinae (Latreille, 1802) (Honey bees)
 19 genera, 178 species
Tree
Tribe
West Europe
Bombini (Latreille, 1802) (Bumblebees)
 1 genus, 81 species
Tree
Genus
West Europe
Bombus (Latreille, 1802) (Bumble bees)
 81 species and subspecies in 898 Species and 67 Subgenera
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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
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Atlantic Ocean


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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)

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Species overview - Checklist for Bombus in West Europe
Species with B
Bombus agrorum -> Bombus pascuorumInfo
Bombus alpinus (Linnaeus, 1758)Info
Bombus argillaceus (Scopoli, 1763)Info
Bombus armeniacus (Radoszkowski, 1877)Armenian bumblebeeInfo
Bombus barbutellis ()Info
Bombus barbutellus (Kirby, 1802)Barbutīs cuckoo-beeInfo
Bombus bohemicus (Seidl, 1837)Gypsy cuckoo-beeInfo
Bombus campestris (Panzer, 1801)Field cuckoo-beeInfo
Bombus citrinus (Smith, 1854)Lemon cuckoo bumble beeInfo
Bombus coironensis (B. Riou, 1999)Info
Bombus confusus (Schenck, 1861)Info
Bombus confusus (Schenck, 1859)Info
Bombus consobrinus (Dahlbom, 1832)Info
Bombus cryptarum (Fabricius, 1775)Cryptic Bumble BeeSite
Bombus cullumanus (Kirby, 1802)Cullumīs bumblebeeInfo
Bombus defector (Skorikov, 1910)Info
Bombus distinguendus (Morawitz, 1869)Great yellow bumblebeeInfo
Bombus distinguendus (Morawitz, 1869)Info
Bombus equestris -> Bombus veteranusInfo
Bombus fernaldae -> Bombus flavidusFernald cuckoo bumble beeInfo
Bombus flavescens (Smith, 1852)Info
Bombus flavidus (Eversmann, 1852)Info
Bombus fragrans (Pallas, 1771)Info
Bombus gerstaeckeri (Morawitz, 1881)Info
Bombus hortorum (Linnaeus, 1761)Garden bumblebeeSite
Bombus hortorum (Tkalcu, 1960)Site
Bombus humilis (Illiger, 1806)Brown-banded carder beeSite
Bombus hypnorum (Linnaeus, 1758)Tree bumblebeeInfo
Bombus inexspectatus (Tkalcu, 1963)Info
Bombus jonellus (Kirby, 1802)Heath bumblebeeInfo
Bombus laesus (Morawitz, 1875)Info
Bombus lantschouensis (Vogt, 1908)Info
Bombus lapidarius (Linnaeus, 1758)Red-tailed bumblebeeSite
Bombus lapidarius (Linnaeus, 1758)Site
Bombus lapidarius -> Bombus semenovianusSite
Bombus lapponicus -> Bombus monticolaInfo
Bombus longipennis (Friese, 1918)Info
Bombus lucorum -> Bombus lantschouensisWhite-tailed bumblebeeInfo
Bombus magnus (Vogt, 1911)Northern white-tailed bumblebeeInfo
Bombus mastrucatus -> Bombus wurfleniiInfo
Bombus maxillosus -> Bombus barbutellusInfo
Bombus melanurus (Lepeletier, 1835)Info
Bombus mendax (Gerstäcker, 1869)Info
Bombus mesomelas (Gerstäcker, 1869)Info
Bombus monticola (Smith, 1849)Mountain bumblebeeInfo
Bombus mucidus (Gerstäcker, 1869)Info
Bombus muscorum (Linnaeus, 1758)Moss carder beeSite
Bombus muscorum (Linné, 1758)Site
Bombus niveatus (Kriechbaumer, 1870)Info
Bombus norvegicus (Sparre-schneider, 1918)Info
Bombus pascuorum (Scopoli, 1763)Common carder beeSite
Bombus pascuorum (Scopoli, 1763)Site
Bombus pascuorum (Scopoli, 1763)Site
Bombus pascuorum (Vogt, 1909)Site
Bombus perezi (Schulthess-rechberg, 1886)Info
Bombus persicus (Radoszkowski, 1881)Info
Bombus pomorum (Panzer, 1805)Apple humble-beeInfo
Bombus pratorum (Illiger, 1806)Early bumblebeeSite
Bombus pratorum (Knechtel, 1955)Site
Bombus pressus (Frison, 1935)Info
Bombus pyrenaeus (Perez, 1880)Info
Bombus quadricolor (Lepeletier, 1832)Info
Bombus ruderarius -> Bombus ruderariusRed-shanked carder beeInfo
Bombus ruderarius (Müller, 1776)Info
Bombus ruderatus (Fabricius, 1775)Large garden bumblebeeInfo
Bombus ruderatus (Tkalcu, 1961)Info
Bombus rupestris (Fabricius, 1793)Hill cuckoo-beeInfo
Bombus semenovianus (Skorikov, 1914)Info
Bombus sichelii (Radoszkowski, 1860)Info
Bombus soroeensis (Fabricius, 1776)Broken-belted bumblebeeInfo
Bombus subterraneus (Linnaeus, 1758)Short-haired humble-beeInfo
Bombus sylvarum (Linnaeus, 1761)Knapweed carder-beeSite
Bombus sylvestris (Lepeletier, 1832)Four-coloured cuckoo-beeInfo
Bombus sylvestris (Lepeletier, 1832)Info
Bombus terrestris -> Bombus longipennisLarge earth bumblebeeSite
Bombus transversalis (Olivier, 1789)Info
Bombus trifasciatus (Smith, 1852)Info
Bombus vestalis (Geoffroy, 1785)Vestal cuckoo-beeInfo
Bombus veteranus (Fabricius, 1793)Site
Bombus veteranus (Fabricius, 1793)Site
Bombus wurflenii (Radoszkowski, 1860)Info
81 Species in Bombus for West Europe listed
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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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