Rusty-patched Bumble Bee

  • Name: Bombus affinis
  • Rank: species
  • Parent ID: 538903
  • Bombus affinis, commonly known as the rusty patched bumble bee, is a species of bumblebee endemic to North America. Its historical range in North America has been throughout the east and upper Midwest of the United States, north to Ontario, Canada, where it is considered a “species at risk”, east to Quebec, south to Georgia, and west to the Dakotas. Its numbers have declined in 87% of its historical habitat range. On January 10, 2017, the…

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