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Bombus montanus  Smith, 1844
Taxonomic Serial No.: 1130311

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Species  
  Common Name(s):    
  Valid Name: Bombus monticola Smith, 1849
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: invalid - homonym and junior synonym   
  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 montanus    
  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 montanus   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Smith, Frederick  
  Publication Date: 1844   
  Article/Chapter Title: Notes on the British Humble-Bees, (Bombus of authors)   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: The Zoologist: A Popular Miscellany of Natural History, vol. 2   
  Page(s): 541-550   
  Publication Place:    
  Notes: Available at   
  Reference for: original description   

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  Comment: Bombus montanus Smith, 1844 is a junior primary homonym of Bombus montanus Lepeletier, 1836, and a senior primary homonym of Bombus montanus Gerstäcker, 1869 (now as Bombus sichelii Radoszkowski, 1859 (TSN 715011)). Bombus monticola Smith, 1849 (TSN 714960) is the replacement name  



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