Black-tailed Bumble Bee
( Bombus melanopygus )


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PHOTO COMMENT

IDENTIFICATION
Identification:Bombus melanopygus
(Nylander ,1848 )
Common Name:Black-tailed Bumble Bee
Life Stage:(A) adult

PHYLOGENY

Phylum:Arthropoda
Class:Insecta
Superorder:Holometabola
Order:Hymenoptera
Suborder:Apocrita
Family:Apidae
Subfamily:Apinae
Tribe:Bombini
Genus:Bombus
Taxon Code:HYM00092
ITIS/TSN:714820

LOCATION DETAILS
Location Name
Gardens at Lake Merritt, Lakeside Park, 666 Bellevue, Oakland
County:Alameda County
ECI Site#:CA01100110

RECOGNITION

BIOLOGY

CREDITS
Photographer
Eddie Dunbar
Insect Sciences Museum of California

References
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