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corbicula, corbiculae

Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
No Taxon (Glossary)
No Taxon (C)
No Taxon corbicula, corbiculae
Identification
Pollen basket present on the back legs of females of most species of bees in the family Apidae, the so called corbiculate bees, such as the honey bee and all the bumblebees.
Remarks
"a bare region on the outer surface of the hind tibiae that is surrounded by long hairs. It is used to carry pollen." Bombus Biology
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