Useful Resources

The following are potentially useful resources about biting mites and conditions which may be mistaken for bites. Note that we cannot endorse any of these materials or vouch for the correctness of information given.

General information about mites (biting and non-biting)

Bird Mites

Pyemotes Mites (also known as “itch mites” and “straw itch mites”)

Rat Mites


Other Conditions which might be causing itchy “bites”

If you are not certain you are being bitten by mites, then another condition may be responsible. Some of the following links may be useful resources in helping you figure that out.