Wisteria Bee single place mat, square

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£8.75

Red tailed bumblebee queen on wisteria. These bumblebees have comparatively short tongues and the difference in size between castes is notable. Some early workers are no bigger than a house fly. Their crimson tail fades quickly in sunlight, so the queen & workers, both black in colour, may have an orange tail.
The male's tail can appear yellow or even white in worn specimens. Males also have yellow facial hair and bright yellow bands at the front and rear of the thorax. In studies these bees appear able to forage at higher temperatures than other bees.

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Tags: Butterflies & Bees  Red tailed bumblebee

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Red tailed bumblebee queen on wisteria. These bumblebees have comparatively short tongues and the difference in size between castes is notable. Some early workers are no bigger than a house fly. Their crimson tail fades quickly in sunlight, so the queen & workers, both black in colour, may have an orange tail.
The male's tail can appear yellow or even white in worn specimens. Males also have yellow facial hair and bright yellow bands at the front and rear of the thorax. In studies these bees appear able to forage at higher temperatures than other bees.

Square single place mat from our mix & match' dining art range. Dimensions - 230x230mm. Weight - 178g. Coasters available separately, cutlery not included. Not suitable for dishwashers; wipe clean with a soft, damp cloth.

Stylish & head-wearing board tableware, with a high-gloss polymer surface. Produced at 200oC, they handle heat or spillages well and make a colourful addition to your dining room or kitchen.

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