Bombus hortorum (Linnaeus, 1761),

Aliev, Halid A., 2005, On the ecology of bumble bees of the Talysh Region, Azerbaijan (Hymenoptera, Apoidea, Bombus), Beiträge Zur Entomologie = Contributions to Entomology 55 (2), pp. 279-288: 283-284

publication ID

http://doi.org/ 10.21248/contrib.entomol.55.2.279-288

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/03C987D4-1215-FFB7-8E08-FA2166E2797A

treatment provided by

Carolina

scientific name

Bombus hortorum (Linnaeus, 1761)
status

 

10. Bombus hortorum (Linnaeus, 1761) 

Material: Talysh, Mt. Nydis-galasi 12.06.1936, , leg. Bogachev.

Distribution: Palaearctic species. Widely distributed in the north part of Eurasia from western Europe to the Far east, from forest-tundra zone to Transcaucasia, the mountains of Central Asia and northern Mongolia ( Panfilov 1957).

Remarks: In Azerbaijan it is found in foothill steppes and gardens, low mountain open oak-ash forests, montane deforested areas, covered by meadow vegetation, and mountain steppes in The Lesser Caucasus ( Aliev 1984). In Talysh occurs in mountain steppes up to 2000 m. Nest underground.

Food plants: Astragalus sp. 

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Hymenoptera

Family

Apidae

Genus

Bombus