Bumble Bee - Red Tailed
Fact File
Taken at Aberlady on 2nd July 2017 using Panasonic Lumix LX5
in macro mode.




 


Taken at Doonfoot on 23rd July 2017 using Panasonic Lumix LX5
in macro mode.
 

Taken at Aberlady on 30th August 2015 using Panasonic Lumix LX5 in macro mode. Fact File
 
Bumble Bee - Red Tailed.
Scientific Name:
Order:
Family:
Bombus lapidarius.
Hymenoptera.
Apidae.
Food:
Habitat:
Flies/Found:
Feature:
Pollen and nectar from various species of clover and deadnettle.
Many different habitats, but they typically prefer open terrain.
June - August.
These bees appear to be able to travel 11.5 kilometers away
from their nests..