Providing the Brood with Pollen Nutrition in the Bumblebee Bombus pascuorum

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Title
Providing the Brood with Pollen Nutrition in the Bumblebee Bombus pascuorum
Alternative Title
Versorgung der Brut mit Pollennahrung bei der Ackerhummel Bombus pascuorum
Author
Contributors
Jürgen Weiss (Kamera und Schnitt)
Michael Wagner (Graphik)
License
CC Attribution - NoDerivatives 3.0 Germany:
You are free to use, copy, distribute and transmit the work or content in unchanged form for any legal purpose as long as the work is attributed to the author in the manner specified by the author or licensor.
Identifiers
IWF Signature
C 1913
Publisher
Release Date
1996
Language
English
Producer
IWF
Production Year
1990

Technical Metadata

IWF Technical Data
Film, 16 mm, LT, 79 m ; F, 7 1/2 min

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Subject Area
Abstract
The meadow bee (sub genus Megabombus) is called a "pocket maker" because after visiting flowers packets of pollen collect in shoe-like "pockets" where after they are processed by the mandibles and given to the larvae. This behaviour is contrasted to that of Bombus terrestris, a "pollen storer".
Keywords Nest Pollen pocket Pocket maker Bombus pascuorum common carder-bee Bombus terrestris large earth bumblebee buff-tailed bumblebee bumblebee
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Timings

  380 ms - page object

Version

AV-Portal 3.20.2 (36f6df173ce4850b467c9cb7af359cf1cdaed247)
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