Is this a bird mite?

Asked July 9, 2019, 9:15 PM EDT

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

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