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Bombus insularis
Bombus insularis
Indiscriminate Cuckoo Bumble Bee
Photographer: Christopher Christie

ID: 0000 0000 0815 0271 (2015-08-03)

Copyright © 2015 Christopher L. Christie

  • date of photo  May 21, 2015
  • latitude 44.77743   longitude -117.84785     View on Google Maps.
  • location   Baker City (Baker County, Oregon, US)
  • family Apidae
  • order Hymenoptera
  • class Insecta
  • habitat  Residential backyard
  • notes   About 3,495 feet elevation. Female. These large bumble bees are parasitic on non-parasitic bumble bees like Bombus apositus and Bombus nevadensis.
  • contributor's ID #  Bombus insularis-02-052115 50-5378-052115
  • photo category: Animal - Invertebrate-Insect

  • common names   Indiscriminate Cuckoo Bumble Bee (photographer)
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