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Bombus imitator flavescens  Pittioni, 1949
Taxonomic Serial No.: 1132379

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Subspecies  
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  Valid Name: Bombus imitator Pittioni, 1949
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  Current Standing: invalid - homonym and junior synonym   
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  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  

  Expert: John S. Ascher, PhD   
  Notes: Assistant Professor, Department of Biological Sciences, National University of Singapore   
  Reference for: Bombus imitator flavescens    
  Other Source(s):    
  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 imitator flavescens   
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  Comment: First published at the rank of form, but included here as a subspecies per ICZN Article 45.6.4  
    Bombus flavescens Pittioni, 1949 and Bombus imitator flavescens Pittioni, 1949 (both now as Bombus imitator Pittioni, 1949 (TSN 714929)) are junior primary homonyms of Bombus flavescens Smith, 1852 (TSN 714906)  



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