E-Fauna BC: Electronic Atlas of the Wildlife of British Columbia

Bombus centralis Cresson, 1864
Black Orange and Yellow Bumble Bee
Family: Apidae

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Distribution of Bombus centralis in British Columbia
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According to Williams et al., this species is found from "Mountain West from southern CA to AK and adjacent Canada, southeast through Western Desert Highlands of AZ, NM...moderately common in most of its range."

Reference: Williams, Paul, Robbin Thorp, Leif Richardson and Sheila Colla. Bumble Bees of North America: An Identification Guide. Princeton University Press.

Status Information

Origin StatusProvincial StatusBC List
(Red Blue List)
NativeS5YellowNot Listed
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General References

Recommended citation: Author, Date. Page title. In Klinkenberg, Brian. (Editor) 2019. E-Fauna BC: Electronic Atlas of the Fauna of British Columbia [efauna.bc.ca]. Lab for Advanced Spatial Analysis, Department of Geography, University of British Columbia, Vancouver. [Accessed: 2020-03-31 4:21:17 AM]
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