Fernald Cuckoo Bumble Bee

Location: Meadows in the Sky, BC
Date: August 20, 2010

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Bombus fernaldae

Common Name:   Fernald Cuckoo Bumble Bee

Latin Name:  Bombus fernaldae (Franklin, 1911)
                        (J. S. Ascher, det.)

Length:  Female 14.5 - 17 mm
                Male 13.0 - 15.0 mm

Range:  Throughout Alberta

Habitat:  Various

Time of year seen:  June - September

Diet: Nectar

Other:  A widespread species found across Canada.  



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