Indiscriminate Cuckoo Bumble Bee
 

Location: Cedarbrae, Calgary, AB
Date: June 9, 2011

               
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Common Name:  Indiscriminate Cuckoo Bumble Bee

Latin Name:  Bombus insularis (Smith, 1861)
                        (R. Bercha, det. confirmed by J. S. Ascher)

Length:  female: 16-19 mm
                male: 13-16 mm

Range:  Alberta

Habitat:  Various

Time of year seen:  Summer (Additional Sightings)

Diet: Nectar

Other:  A widespread species found throughout Canada. 

 

 
         
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