Bombus (Thoracobombus) muscorum (Linnaeus),

An, Jiandong, Huang, Jiaxing, Shao, Youquan, Zhang, Shiwen, Wang, Biao, Liu, Xinyu, Wu, Jie & Williams, Paul H., 2014, The bumblebees of North China (Apidae, Bombus Latreille), Zootaxa 3830 (1), pp. 1-89: 35-36

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http://dx.doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.3830.1.1

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scientific name

Bombus (Thoracobombus) muscorum (Linnaeus)
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21. Bombus (Thoracobombus) muscorum (Linnaeus) 

( Figs 44, 45View FIGURES 44 – 45. 44)

Apis Mucorum  [ muscorum  ] Linnaeus, 1758: 579.

Material examined. 1 worker, 2 males (IAB).

Distribution in North China. Rare at low elevations of the Hulunbeir grasslands and the Nenjiang river valley in northeastern Neimenggu. 3 localities ( Fig. 44View FIGURES 44 – 45. 44) between 315–678 m (IAB).

Similar species in North China. This species is very similar in its orange-brown colour pattern to some B. laesus  , B. tricornis  and B. atripes  (see the key; Figs 41View FIGURES 40 – 41. 40, 45View FIGURES 44 – 45. 44, 69View FIGURES 68 – 69. 68, 71View FIGURES 70 – 71. 70)

Distribution in China. Neimenggu, Heilongjiang, Xinjiang (IAB).

Forage plants. ASTERACEAE  : Helianthus annuus  ; ONAGRACEAE  : Chamerion angustifolium  .

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Hymenoptera

Family

Apidae

Genus

Bombus

Loc

Bombus (Thoracobombus) muscorum (Linnaeus)

An, Jiandong, Huang, Jiaxing, Shao, Youquan, Zhang, Shiwen, Wang, Biao, Liu, Xinyu, Wu, Jie & Williams, Paul H. 2014
2014
Loc

Apis

Linnaeus 1758: 579
1758