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Photo#543125
Lemon Cuckoo Bumble Bee, lateral - Bombus citrinus - female

Lemon Cuckoo Bumble Bee, lateral - Bombus citrinus - Female
Plymouth Rock, Winneshiek County, Iowa, USA
July 6, 2011
Size: 2+ cm
I'd like to release this one if someone can ID it.
Perhaps female (won't hold still)
Thanks so much.

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Lemon Cuckoo Bumble Bee, lateral - Bombus citrinus - female Lemon Cuckoo Bumble Bee, dorsal - Bombus citrinus Lemon Cuckoo Bumble Bee, head & thorax - Bombus citrinus

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Moved from ID Request.

Bombus citrinus
female

 
Thank you much.
I'd think I'd know citrinus by now as there seems to be a lot of them at both of my main collection locations.

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