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Bombus melanopygus
Bombus melanopygus
Orange-rumped Bumblebee
Photographer: Gary McDonald

ID: 0000 0000 1207 0424 (2007-12-09)

Copyright © 2007 Gary McDonald

  • date of photo  Sep 8, 2007
  • latitude 36.87650   longitude -121.62770     View on Google Maps.
  • location   Aromas (San Benito County, California, US)
  • family Apidae
  • order Hymenoptera
  • class Insecta
  • habitat  live oak/chaparral
  • notes   ~18mm total length. Bombus (Pyrobombus) melanopygus f. edwardsii.
  • camera   Nikon D200, 200mm f/4 AF Micro Nikkor
  • contributor's ID #  CalPhoto Bombus melanopygus f. edwardsii 0021
  • photo category: Animal - Invertebrate-Insect

  • common names   Orange-rumped Bumblebee (photographer)
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