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Bombus franklini (Franklin's Bumble Bee)

Wikipedia Abstract

Franklin's bumblebee (Bombus franklini) is known to be one of the most narrowly distributed bumblebee species, making it a critically endangered bee of the western United States. It is known only from a 190-by-70-mile (310 by 110 km) area in southern Oregon and northern California, between the Coast and Sierra-Cascade mountain ranges. It was last seen in 2006.
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Endangered Species

Status: Critically Endangered
View IUCN Record: Bombus franklini


Top 100 Endangered [1]  Yes


North America;



Attributes / relations provided by
1Baillie, J.E.M. & Butcher, E. R. (2012) Priceless or Worthless? The world’s most threatened species. Zoological Society of London, United Kingdom.
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