Mites are tiny parasites that can live in man or animals. There are a few species that can survive without a host. A few of the common irritations that can be caused by Mites include Itching, Scabies, Skin Bumps and so much more. It is pertinent to mention that there are over a thousand species of mites. However, it has been observed that only a few of these are harmful to Man, Plants and Animals. In order to get a fair view of some of them, here are some names: Ear Mites, Dust Mites, Spider Mites, Bird Mites, Clover Mites and so much more.