Mite Infestations Definition Terminology Encyclopedia Online
Mites Annoying Humans
Certain mites migrate from birds, rodents, food materials, vegetable matter and house dust, either attacking or annoying humans.
Mange is an unsightly and painful condition caused by burrowing mange mites.
Mites, along with ticks, belong to the subclass Acarina (also known as Acari) and the class Arachnida.
Mites that Bug People
On a world-wide basis, mites are important nuisance pests and some are capable of transmitting disease agents.