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Bombus weisi albocaudata  Friese, 1903
Taxonomic Serial No.: 1132010

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Subspecies  
  Common Name(s):    
  Valid Name: Bombus tucumanus Vachal, 1904
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: invalid - other, see comments   
  Data Quality Indicators:    
  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 weisi albocaudata    
  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 weisi albocaudata   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Franklin, Henry J.  
  Publication Date: 1913   
  Article/Chapter Title: The Bombidae of the New World: Part II.-Species South of the United States   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Transactions of the American Entomological Society, vol. 39, no. 2   
  Page(s): 73-187 + xxii   
  Publication Place:    
  Notes: Available at   
  Reference for: Bombus weisi albocaudata   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Friese, H.  
  Publication Date: 1903   
  Article/Chapter Title: Neue Bombus-Arten aus der neotropischen Region. (Hym.)   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Zeitschrift für systematische Hymenopterologie und Dipterologie, vol. 4   
  Page(s): 253-255   
  Publication Place:    
  Notes: Available at   
  Reference for: original description   

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  Comment: Franklin (pages 150-151, 1913) speculated that Bombus tecumanus[sic] Vachal, 1904 may be the same as "Friese's B. weisi albocaudata male?" and "The variety albocaudata may be a color variant of [Bombus] robustus. Is it the same as B. tecumanus[sic]?"  



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