Taxon profile


Bombus rupestris (Fabricius, 1793)

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Arthropoda - arthropods »  class Insecta - insects »  order Hymenoptera - bees, ants and wasps »  family Apidae - bees »  genus Bombus - bumblebee

Scientific synonyms

Apathus rupestris (Fabricius, 1793)
Apis albinella Kirby, 1802
Apis arenaris Panzer, 1801
Apis frutetorum Panzer, 1801
Apis rupestris Fabricius, 1793 o
Bombus obscurus Seidl, 1838
Bombus rupestris orientanus Reinig, 1931
Bombus rupestris siculus Reinig, 1931
Psithyrus rupestris (Fabricius, 1793)


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Intertaxon relationships

host: Bombus lapidarius (Linnaeus, 1758) - Red-tailed Bumblebee

Similar species

Bombus lapidarius (Linnaeus, 1758) - Red-tailed Bumblebee

Links and literature

EN Fauna Europaea 2.4 [231911]

de Jong, Y.S.D.M. (ed.): Fauna Europaea [] [as Bombus rupestris (Fabricius, 1793)]
Data retrieved on: 9 March 2012
EN Ruggiero M. (ed) (2008): World Bee Checklist [], ITIS [as Bombus rupestris (Fabricius, 1793)]
Data retrieved on: 10 April 2010

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