My suggestion for taking photo’s for identifying Solitaire & Bumble Bees (Family Apidae), is to take pictures in different views, as explained in the link https://aculea.be/studie/fotografie and based on the structure characteristics in the (identification keys in the) YouTube videos https://aculea.be/studie/determinatie-bijen/wespbijen and https://aculea.be/studie/determinatie-bijen/zandbijen. Regards,
Thanks @melodi_96, I did not find the article mentioned by you when searching for such an article. regards,
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welcome to the forum @_jb! I moved your post over to that topic.