Bombus rupestris (Fabricius, 1793)

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: 56

publication ID

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

publication LSID

lsid:zoobank.org:pub:9F7D6E46-B32D-4790-841F-6B7F83DB8D30

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/616887B9-FF92-FFB5-FF3C-FE49FD3BFDBA

treatment provided by

Plazi

scientific name

Bombus rupestris (Fabricius, 1793)
status

 

Bombus rupestris (Fabricius, 1793) 

Eurosiberian species social parasite mainly on B. lapidarius  and B. sichelii ( Rasmont 1988)  . Its populations are in regression, but despite that, the species is not considered threatened at a continental scale: Least Concern in the IUCN Red List of European Bees (Rasmont et al. 2015).

In the studied area there are two subspecies:

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Hymenoptera

Family

Apidae

Genus

Bombus