Examples of bumble bee species collected in Arunachal Pradesh A Bombus miniatus (queen) is a West Himalayan species of the subgenus Melanobombus reaching its eastern distribution limit in Arunachal Pradesh B Bombus genalis (worker), a rare species of the mid-elevation narrowly distributed in the East Himalaya C Bombus albopleuralis (worker), a widespread Himalayan species that occurs in a large elevational range from the tropical lowlands to the subalpine zone in Arunachal Pradesh D Bombus abnormis (queen), an elusive and very rare high elevation species of the subgenus Pyrobombus narrowly distributed in the East Himalaya.

  Part of: Streinzer M, Chakravorty J, Neumayer J, Megu K, Narah J, Schmitt T, Bharti H, Spaethe J, Brockmann A (2019) Species composition and elevational distribution of bumble bees (Hymenoptera, Apidae, Bombus Latreille) in the East Himalaya, Arunachal Pradesh, India. ZooKeys 851: 71-89. https://doi.org/10.3897/zookeys.851.32956