Bombus monticola rondoui Vogt, 1909

Ornosa, Concepción, Torres, Félix & Rúa, Pilar De La, 2017, Updated list of bumblebees (Hymenoptera: Apidae) from the Spanish Pyrenees with notes on their decline and conservation status, Zootaxa 4237 (1), pp. 41-77: 58

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https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4237.1.3

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scientific name

Bombus monticola rondoui Vogt, 1909
status

 

Bombus monticola rondoui Vogt, 1909 

High mountain subespecies distributed in the Cantabrian Range and the Pyrenees in forest and pastures, from 1800 to 2500 m ( Ornosa & Ortiz-Sánchez 2004).

At present, it has been collected in forest meadows of altitude, with patches of subalpine scrubland, between 1910 and 2175 m ( Fig. 7View FIGURE 7) on Centaurea scabiosa  L., Cynoglossum officinale  F., Echium vulgare L.  , Lathyurus pratensis  L., Lotus corniculatus  L., Origanum vulgare  L., Rhododendron ferrugineum  L., Ranunculus acris  L., Silene acaulis  (L.) Jacq., Taraxacum dissectum (Ledeb.) Ledeb.  , Taraxacum officinale F.H. Wigg  , Trifolium pratense L.  and Trifolium repens L. 

This bee is not regarded as being scarce or threatened ( Table 2).

New records. Spain: Girona: Camprodón, ski resort, 23- VII-2009, 1 male, 4 workers; 8  - VII-2015, 14 workers; C. Ornosa leg., UCME; Nùria , Bosc de la Verge, 24- VII-2009, 6 workers, C. Ornosa leg., UCMEAbout UCME; Nùria, Pic de l´Àliga, 24  - VII-2009, 12 workers; 10- VII-2015, 1 worker; C. Ornosa leg., UCME. Huesca : La Besurta, Ibón de Villamorta, 15- VII-2011, 2 workers, C. Ornosa leg., UCMEAbout UCME  ; Vallibierna , 15- VII-2011, 9 workers, C. Ornosa leg., UCMEAbout UCME  . Lleida : Estany Llong, 9- VII-2014, 1 worker, C. Ornosa leg., UCMEAbout UCME  ; Estany Sant Maurici , 26- VII-2006, 1 worker; 8  - VII-2014, 2 males, 4 workers; C. Ornosa leg., UCME; Aigüestortes threshold, 26- VII- 2006, 1 male, C. Ornosa leg., UCMEAbout UCME  ; Grasslands between Estany Ratera and Estany Sant Maurici, 26- VII-2006, 1 male, 1 worker; 8  - VII-2014, 2 workers; C. Ornosa leg., UCME; Estany Ratera-Mirador track, 26- VII-2006, 1 male, 1 worker; 8  - VII-2014, 2 workers; C. Ornosa leg., UCME; La Bonaigua pass, 27- VII-2006, 1 male, C. Ornosa leg., UCMEAbout UCME  ; Estany Ratera track, 26- VII-2006, 1 male, C. Ornosa leg., UCMEAbout UCME  .

UCME

Faculdad de Biologia, Departamento de Zoologia

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Hymenoptera

Family

Apidae

Genus

Bombus