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Bombus xanthopus  Kriechbaumer, 1870
Taxonomic Serial No.: 1128136

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Species  
  Common Name(s):    
  Valid Name: Bombus terrestris xanthopus Kriechbaumer, 1870
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: invalid - original name/combination   
  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 xanthopus    
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: Bombus - bumblebees of the world, website (version 16-Nov-06)  
  Acquired: 2006   
  Notes: Maintained by Paul Williams, and available at   
  Reference for: Bombus xanthopus   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Lecocq, Thomas, Audrey Coppée, Denis Michez, Nicolas Brasero et al.  
  Publication Date: 2016   
  Article/Chapter Title: The alien's identity: consequences of taxonomic status for the international bumblebee trade regulations   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Biological Conservation, vol.195   
  Page(s): 169-176   
  Publication Place:    
  ISBN/ISSN: 0006-3207   
  Reference for: Bombus xanthopus   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Rasmont, Pierre, Audrey Coppée, Denis Michez, and Thibaut De Meulemeester  
  Publication Date: 2008   
  Article/Chapter Title: An overview of the Bombus terrestris (L. 1758) subspecies (Hymenoptera: Apidae)   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Annales de la Société Entomologique de France, new series, vol. 44, no. 1   
  Page(s): 243-250   
  Publication Place:    
  Notes: DOI:10.1080/00379271.2008.10697559   
  Reference for: Bombus xanthopus   

 Geographic Information
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  Comment: LeCocq et al. 2015 and 2016 proposes that this is a separate species from Bombus terrestris (Linnaeus, 1758), but no formal publication has been made  



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