Note that bumble bee color patterns vary. There may be color patterns in your region that are not represented by these illustrations. Click on the thumbnails to access print quality versions of these illustrations. If you use these illustrations, please credit to Elaine Evans and the Xerces Society. You can use them for any non-commercial use without special permission. If you plan to sell anything displaying any of these illustrations, please contact me for possible permission.
MALE FEMALE


affinis_male



ashtoni_male



auricomus_male



bimaculatus_male



borealis_male



citrinus_male



fernalde_male



fervidus_male



frigidus_male


griseocolis_male



huntii_male



impatiens_male



insularis_male



pensylvanicus_male



perplexus_male



rufocinctus_1_male



rufocinctus_2_male



sandersoni_male



ternarius_male



terricola_male



vagans_male



variabilis_male


affinis_queen



affinis_worker


appositus_female



ashtoni_female



auricomus_female


balteatus_1_female


balteatus_2_female



bimaculatus_female


bifarius_1_female


bifarius_2_female



borealis_female


californicus_1_female


californicus_2_female


caliginosus_female


centralis_female



citrinus_female



fernalde_female



fervidus_female


flavifrons_female


franklini_female


fraternus female


fraternus 2 female



frigidus_female



griseocolis_female



impatiens_female



insularis_female


melanopygus_1_female


melanopygus_2_female


mixtus_female


morrisoni_female


nevadensis_female


occidentalis_1_female


occidentalis_2_female


occidentalis_3_female



pensylvanicus_female



perplexus_1_female



perplexus_2_female



rufocinctus_1_female



rufocinctus_2_female



rufocinctus_3_female


rufocinctus_4_female



sandersoni_female


sitkensis_female


suckleyi_female



ternarius_female



terricola_female



vagans_female


vandykei_female


variabilis_female


vosnesenskii_female