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K-State Research and Extension
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October 1, 2019

Extension Update

Submitted by Mark Stadtlander

Oak Leaf Itch Mite. MF2806 Revised. Raymond Cloyd et al., The oak leaf itch mite, Pyemotes herfsi, is a tiny mite that can cause itchy, painful bites in humans. This publication includes tips for identification, prevention, and treatment of bites that occur during occasional outbreaks in the Midwest.