First record of Bombus rufocinctus Cresson (Hymenoptera: Apidae: Bombini) in Pennsylvania

Martin M. Mikulas, Lawrence E. Barringer

Abstract


Bombus rufocinctus Cresson (Hymenoptera: Apidae: Bombini) is reported from Pennsylvania for the first time, new state record. A single female specimen was collected in a multi-colored bucket trap in 2017. This new record fills in gaps in the known range of this species in northeastern North America.

Keywords


Red-belted bumble bee, bucket trap, new record.

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