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Bombus pratorum  (Linnaeus, 1761)
Taxonomic Serial No.: 714984

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Species  
  Synonym(s): Apis pratorum Linnaeus, 1761
    Bombus ephippium Dahlbom, 1832
    Apis burrellana Kirby, 1802
    Bombus lullianus Nylander, 1848
    Apis subinterrupta Kirby, 1802
    Apis donovanella Kirby, 1802
    Apis collaris Scopoli, 1763
    Apis fidus Harris, 1776
    Apis formido Harris, 1776
    Apis vereor Harris, 1776
    Apis citrina Müller, 1776
    Apis regalis Geoffroy, 1785
    Apis trifasciata Razoumowsky, 1789
    Apis melanocephala Gmelin, 1790
    Apis sylvestris Panzer, 1804
    Bombus donovanellus (Kirby, 1802)
    Bombus pratorum citrinus Schmiedeknecht, 1878
    Bombus pratorum luctuosus Schmiedeknecht, 1878
    Bombus pratorum styriacus Hoffer, 1883
    Bombus pratorum tatranus Radoszkowski, 1884
    Bombus pratorum decoloratus Alfken, 1898
    Bombus pratorum borealis Alfken, 1898
    Bombus pratorum versicolor Friese, 1905
    Bombus pratorum skorikowi Vogt, 1911
    Bombus pratorum donovanellus (Kirby, 1802)
  Common Name(s): Early-Nesting Humble-bee [English]
    Early Nesting Bumblebee [English]
    Early Humble-Bee [English]
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: valid  
  Data Quality Indicators:    
  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
 KingdomAnimalia  – Animal, animaux, animals  
             PhylumArthropoda  – Artrópode, arthropodes, arthropods  
                SubphylumHexapoda  – hexapods  
                   ClassInsecta  – insects, hexapoda, inseto, insectes  
                      SubclassPterygota  – insects ailés, winged insects  
                         InfraclassNeoptera  – modern, wing-folding insects  
                               OrderHymenoptera  – abelha, formiga, vespa, ants, bees, wasps  
                                  SuborderApocrita  – abeilles, fourmis, guępes véritables, narrow-waisted hymenopterans, ants, bees, true wasps  
                                        SuperfamilyApoidea  – bees, sphecoid wasps, apoid wasps  
                                           FamilyApidae  – euglossine, euglossines, honey bees, stingless bees  
                                                    GenusBombus Latreille, 1802 – Bumblebees, Bumble Bees  
                                                       SpeciesBombus pratorum (Linnaeus, 1761) – Early-Nesting Humble-bee, Early Nesting Bumblebee, Early Humble-Bee  

  Expert: John S. Ascher, PhD  
  Notes: Assistant Professor, Department of Biological Sciences, National University of Singapore   
  Reference for: Bombus pratorum    
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: Bombus - bumblebees of the world, website (version 16-Nov-06)  
  Acquired: 2006   
  Notes: Maintained by Paul Williams, and available at   
  Reference for: Bombus pratorum, Early Humble-Bee [English], Early Nesting Bumblebee [English], Early-Nesting Humble-bee [English]   
  Source: Discover Life bee species guide and world checklist - Draft-54, website (version Draft-54)  
  Acquired: 2020   
  Notes: Ascher, J. S. and J. Pickering. 01 February, 2020. Discover Life bee species guide and world checklist (Hymenoptera: Apoidea: Anthophila).   
  Reference for: Bombus pratorum   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Williams, P. H.  
  Publication Date: 1998   
  Article/Chapter Title: An annotated checklist of bumble bees with an analysis of patterns of description (Hymenoptera: Apidae, Bombini)   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Bulletin of the Natural History Museum (Entomology), vol. 67, no. 1   
  Page(s): 79-152   
  Publication Place:    
  ISBN/ISSN: 0968-0454   
  Notes: updated at   
  Reference for: Bombus pratorum   

 Geographic Information
  Geographic Division: Europe & Northern Asia (excluding China)  






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