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Synonyms for bumblebee

robust hairy social bee of temperate regions

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One such species is that of bumblebees that are on the verge of extinction because of diseases spread by domestic honeybees, reports a recent study.
The assembly included a reading of Bumblebee Cottage, a book written by sales director for Redrow Midlands, Pauline Turnbull, and created in partnership with the Bumblebee Conservation Trust.
Less well understood is that many of the threats to honeybees (Apis mellifera) -- including land degradation, certain pesticides, and diseases -- also threaten native bees, such as the rusty patched bumblebee, recently listed under the Endangered Species Act; it has declined by nearly 90% but was once an excellent pollinator of cranberries, plums, apples and other agricultural plants.
Alison Brody, a professor in UVM's Department of Biology and senior author on the new PLOS study, said that these results strongly suggest that "viruses in managed honeybees are spilling over to wild bumblebee populations and that flowers are an important route.
Bumblebee Conservation Trust's Katy Malone said: "We need to know more about where the Great Yellow Bumblebee is holding on, so we can take action to protect it before it's too late.
Katy Malone, Bumblebee Conservation Trust's Scotland conservation officer said: "We need to know more about where the great yellow bumblebee is holding on, so we can take action to protect it before it's too late.
Katy Malone, Bumblebee Conservation Trust's Scotland Conservation Officer, said: "We need to know more about where the Great Yellow Bumblebee is holding on, so we can take action to protect it before it's too late.
But several rare species which emerge late and love hot conditions had a very good year, a report from the Bumblebee Conservation Trust reveals.
She finds bumblebees inspirational and carries a bag of trinkets in her purse that contains a bumblebee charm and a bumblebee coin.
'Bumblebee,' directed by Travis Knight and starring Hailee Steinfeld, is the best live-action 'Transformers' movie, so it is only right that the movie was accompanied by the best toy based on the live-action Bumblebee.
And now we have Bumblebee, the newest entry in the long and bombastic movie franchise, and one that does a complete one-eighty-degree turn, to its benefit, and the absolute delight of its viewers.
After years of cinematic scrap heaps, Bumblebee redeems and reinvigorates the Transformers live-action film franchise with some heartfelt fun.
bumblebee (PG) HHH HH John Cena as Agent Burns, left, and Hailee Steinfeld as Charlie with Bumblebee in VW Beetle form THE robots in disguise receive a welcome and sweetly sentimental reboot in the sixth instalment of the Transformers franchise.
It's a love that still runs so deep that asking the Bumblebee screenwriter to pick her favourite Smiths songs could be considered an act of cruelty.