| Bombus terrestris (Linnaeus 1758)|
Main synonym = Apis terrestris Linnaeus, 1758
| Taxonomical Classification: Animalia / Arthropoda / Insecta / Hymenoptera / Apidae |
| Buff-tailed bumblebee Bomblu|
| Further Information: |
Bumble bees are found in countryside and in gardens. They nest underground and form a new colony every year. These are beneficial insects as they pollinate a wide range of flowers. Only the fertilised females survive the winter. These insects are often used as pollinating agents in greenhouses where pollinating insects are scarcely found.
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