Bombus lucorum (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: 285

publication ID

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

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/03C987D4-1217-FFB4-8E08-FCB066507CC2

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Carolina

scientific name

Bombus lucorum (Linnaeus, 1761)
status

 

16. Bombus lucorum (Linnaeus, 1761) 

Material: Az. SSR Lerik, Galabyn 23.07.1976,  leg. H. Aliev  ; Lenkoran, Alekseevka 27.04.1936, , leg. Bogachev. 

Distribution: Very widespread in Palaearctic: from West Europe to the Far East, from forest-tundra to Iran, mountains of Central Asia and Tibet ( Panfilov et al. 1961, Aliev 1984).

Remarks: Occurs in open forests, lowland and mountain meadows, partly in steppes ( Panfilov et al. 1961), foothill gardens, low mountain forests, montane decidous forests, subalpine meadows and azonal vegetation in low mountain landscape ( Aliev 1984). In Talysh it is found in gardens in lowlands and mountain steppes. Nest underground.

Food plants: Trifolium repens  , Cirsium falconeri  , Pyrus communis  , Malus domestica  , Prunus domestica  , P. spinosa  , P. divaricata  , Armeniaca vulgaris  , Cerasus avium  , Astragalus sp.  , Salvia sp. 

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Hymenoptera

Family

Apidae

Genus

Bombus