- Scientific Name: Bombus
- Common Name: Bumblebee
- Native to: the Northern Hemisphere and parts of South America
- Naturalized in: Tasmania & New Zealand
Most bumblebees will live in and around holes in trees or piles of leaves near the ground. The queen is responsible for finding a suitable home for her hive each year.
Bumblebees flap their wings approximately 200 times per second.
Simply the Best Metabolism
Bumblebees have incredible metabolisms and its said a bumblebee with a full stomach is only 40 minutes away from starvation!