A Bumblebees Life Cycle. Bumblebees are social creatures and have an interesting lifecycle as the queen nests while helped by her workers.
Carder Buff Tailed or knapweed bumble bee.
Who Lives in Bee Hotels. Bee hotels are provided for bees to use as breeding places by cavity-nesting solitary bee species.
Bumblebees and a Monk Orchid. This green flowering Monk Orchid attracted many bumblebees foraging and a striped carpenter bee.
Ecuador’s Social Bumblebee at Work. A video slide of photos of this carder buff tailed ginger Bumblebee picking up manure in its pollen baskets.
Bee Species In Ecuador, found in our home gardens. Amazing how many species are foraging on flowers and some small and larger.
The Bumblebee, a carder bee. Here we describe the bumblebee and the life cycle and how they live and breed with photos of them foraging on flowers.