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B. pensylvanicus nest - Bombus pensylvanicus - female

B. pensylvanicus nest - Bombus pensylvanicus - Female
Ohio, USA
September 16, 2009
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young Bombus nest - Bombus pensylvanicus - female young Bombus nest - Bombus pensylvanicus - female B. pensylvanicus nest - Bombus pensylvanicus - female

nice! Hornissen, how are the
nice! Hornissen, how are they doing?
Did they make queens and males?

 
He says
They made some queens but no males. He thinks low temperatures came and killed the colony before all the queens and males could hatch out

Nice find!
Nice job taking care of them and taking pictures. I would like to hear if there were further developments in this story.

i love those little fellas
had a nest in a flower pot once they are so nonagressive its amazing watched them all summer.

Really cool shots!
My thanks to you (and your friend) for sharing these nest photos.

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