Bombus (Thoracobombus) exil (Skorikov)

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: 44

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

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Bombus (Thoracobombus) exil (Skorikov)
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32. Bombus (Thoracobombus) exil (Skorikov)  

( Figs 66, 67 View FIGURES 66 – 67. 66 )

Mucidobombus exiln. nov. Skorikov, [1923]: 150 (not a replacement name). Megabombus exil (Skorikov)   ; Milliron, 1961: 56, justified emendation.

Material examined. 1 worker, 6 males (IAB).

Distribution in North China. Rare at low elevations of the Moerdaoga natural reserve of the Great Khingan mountains in Eerguna and Genhe, northeastern Neimenggu. 2 localities ( Fig. 66 View FIGURES 66 – 67. 66 ) between 649–732 m (IAB).

Similar species in North China. This species is similar in its grey colour pattern to B. subterraneus   (see the key; Figs 17 View FIGURES 16 – 17. 16 , 67 View FIGURES 66 – 67. 66 ).

Distribution in China. Neimenggu (IAB).

Forage plants. ASTERACEAE   : Hieracium umbellatum   , Serratula coronata   ; DIPSACACEAE   : Scabiosa comosa   .

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Hymenoptera

Family

Apidae

Genus

Bombus