Monday, 4 April 2011

Bumblebee Husks

Also at Rowney Warren, from beneath a large willow with nearly-finished blossom I picked up 19 dead bumblebees, every one missing the top of the thorax and tail segments and a completely empty husk. Here's a couple of photos:




After posting a query on the BWARs forum I was informed that Great Tits may well be responsible for the carnage.

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