Buff-tailed Bumble Bee with mites?

  Buff-tailed Bumble Bee with mites?

Observation - Buff-tailed Bumble Bee with mites?. Description: I think this is a Buff-tailed Bumble Bee but don't know much about bees. Does anyone know whether what I have photographed are mites under its wing and if so whether they will eventually kill it?

I think this is a Buff-tailed Bumble Bee but don't know much about bees. Does anyone know whether what I have photographed are mites under its wing and if so whether they will eventually kill it?