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Bombus lapidarius (Stone Humble-bee; Red tailed bumblebee; Large Red-tailed Humble-bee)

Synonyms: Apis lapidaria

Wikipedia Abstract

Bombus lapidarius is a species of bumblebee in the subgenus Melanobombus. Commonly known as the red-tailed bumblebee, B. lapidarius can be found throughout much of Central Europe. Known for its distinctive black and red body, this social bee is important in pollination.
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Prey / Diet

Prey / Diet Overlap


Conops flavipes[1]
Conops quadrifasciatus[1]



Africa; Europe & Northern Asia (excluding China);

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Attributes / relations provided by
1Ecology of Commanster
2Jorrit H. Poelen, James D. Simons and Chris J. Mungall. (2014). Global Biotic Interactions: An open infrastructure to share and analyze species-interaction datasets. Ecological Informatics.
Protected Areas provided by Natura 2000, UK data: © Crown copyright and database right [2010] All rights reserved. Ordnance Survey Licence number 100017955
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