Is this a bird mite?
The other day riding in the car, I saw what I thought was dirt on my knee and brushed it off. Quickly after I realized they were actually tiny bugs, and I think they are mites. I’ve googled a bunch and can’t determine what they are, but I think they are bird mites? (We have a recently abandoned bird nest under our deck). Thought we got rid of them but we’ve found a couple more a few days later (on a hand, and belly.. gah!). This is the best picture i could get, hard because it was so small. But zoomed in it def looks like a mite of some sort... it’s black though and not sure if bird mites are black. Thank you!
Montgomery County Maryland
We think this looks like a bird mite.
Here is our page on them: https://extension.umd.edu/hgic/topics/bird-mites