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Bombus zonatus Smith, 1854

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RDBUkr: Рідкісні; Reg
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Pollinator species
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One of 51 species of the subgenus Thoracobombus. One of 250 world known species of the genus Bombus, and one of 40 bumblebee species in the fauna of Ukraine. Distribution: Palaearctic Region. [[Bombus zonatus is common in Greece, Macedonia, Bulgaria, European Turkey, Anatolia, and Armenia. Some locations are reported from Albania, Romania, Crimea, Caucasus, Georgia, Azerbaydzhan and NW. Iran. The most northern locality known is near Volgograd (Russia). The most oriental populations (Anatolia, Transcaucasia, Caucasus, N. Iran) refeer to the ssp. apicalis, the other ones are from the nominal ssp.]]
Book reference
  • Проект організації території Чорноморського біосферного заповідника НАН України та охорони його природних комплексів. Ч. 1. К.- 2016. 300 с.
Experts
  • Iren KONOVALOVA, e-mail: iren@museum.lviv.net

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Biota
Eukaryota
Animalia
Eumetazoa
Arthropoda
Hexapoda
Insecta
Hymenoptera
Apidae