Yellow Striped Tailed Bumblebee found in Ecuador. This Bee makes its nest in the holes in the wall. Obtains pollen from the cosmos flowers.
Yellow Striped Tailed Bumblebee.
This bumblebee is active in the holes in the old walls of the house. Making her nest and foraging on the cosmos flowers in the garden nearby. She is very fast and has an unusual snout. To be correctly identified.
This busy and fast yellow striped tailed bumblebee, foraging cosmos flowers for pollen.
Fluffy upper thorax body and big eyes and fluff yellow striped tail.
Flying from flowers to flowers, very shy and very busy. Flew to her hole in the wall. Life cycle of these Bumblebees found here.
This bumblebee has a unusual face with her tongue seeking nectar. The large eyes on the side of the head.
This Yellow striped bumblebee was found in Ecuador, in the Chirusco valley on the farm. Many holes in the wall show that there is a lot of species of bumblebees and carpenter bees. As well as mason bees.
Always seeking new places and seeing if the holes are empty and fit for their occupation of nesting.
Front view of the bumblebee.