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Not so sure...


Bombus vosnesenskii or B. caliginosus?


How would I separate the two species?


Looks like a male Bombus caliginosus?


Probably Bombus vosnesenskii


Either Bombus vosnesenskii or


Probably Bombus vosnesenskii


Thanks Ken


B. californicus can "play dead"


Looks like Bombus vosnesenski


Yes


B. vosnesenskii in Montana


Bombus vosnesenskii vs. caliginosus


In that Bombus example...


Underside Hairs


Interesting.


maybe not...


Bombus.


Male


Yellow faced bumblebee - Bomb


Probably a...


Hair at the top of the head (


Big and black but quite frien


mixtus should be all over the


Yellow-faced Bumble Bee


Yes! Pollen colors other than


perhaps


Probably ...


Any difference in habits?


OK, I've moved all the images


Female


Bombus vosnesenskii


Bombus caliginosus & B. vosnesenskii


bee is Bombus


I have down as Yellow-faced B


Almost certainly a male Bombu


Tricky to say - could be one


If it's any consolation, it's


Well, I'm only recording at m


Excellent! One of the specie


bee


Bombus vosnesenskii


Thanks!


Agree with Bombus


cool bee!


Thanks


Bombus vosnesenskii?


appears to be Bombus vosnesenskii


Mystery So Cal Bumblebee - Bombus vosnesenskii


Looks like


Check Bombus vosnesenskii


I have


Bombus vosnesenskii


Many thanks, Eric. I assume t


This time of year, not very much.


Bombus (Pyrobombus)


How about a no-taxon page entitled


Bombus caliginosus or vosnesenskii


Oops!


Bombus (Pyrobombus) male


Bombus vosnesenskii or caliginosus


lowest level of certainty is caliginosus or vosnesenskii


Bombus vosnesenskii


Bombus vosnesenskii


Bombus vosnesenskii


Bombus vosnesenskii or caliginosus


Bombus (Pyrobombus)


not an ID but


not an ID but


Bombus vosnesenskii vs. caliginosus


I think you'll need a mug shot


ID


Bombus californicus


Bombus vosnesenskii


Bombus vosnesenskii


Bombus (Pyrobombus)


Maybe Bombus californicus...


Bombus vandykei can be tough to ID


This is indicative of the act


Bombus vosnesenskii?


Bombus californicus


Bombus (Pyrobombus) vosnesenskii Radoszkowski, 1862


Bumble bee and ???


Yellow-faced:-)


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