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Species Account for Bombus terrestris

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Bombus terrestris  (Linnaeus, 1758)
Buff-tailed Bumble Bee
Aculeata: Apinae: Apinae

Bombus terrestris

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Taxonomic group: honey bee and bumblebees (Aculeata: Apinae) - Countywide data

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Records: 1345
First Record: 1976
Latest Record: 2024

1992-on hectads: 57
Pre-1992 hectads: 13
Total hectads: 57

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Broad Habitat Data (based on 321 records with habitat information)

Broad subhabitat Data (based on 4 records with subhabitat information)

Structural Habitat Data (based on 117 records with structural habitat information)

Habitat Detail and Method (based on 1345 records with habitat detail and method information)

Recorded management for locations with Bombus terrestris

Recorded substrate and hydrology for locations with Bombus terrestris

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