Tick ID Lab
Welcome to the UMaine Cooperative Extension Tick ID Lab
With 14 different tick species found in Maine, identification can be difficult. We offer a fast, accurate tick identification resource to get your tick identified, as soon as possible.
Location: 491 College Avenue, Orono, Maine 04473
Office hours: 8:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m., Monday-Friday (closed holidays)
- How to submit a tick for ID
- Tick Species of Maine | Tick Photo Gallery
- Tick Biology | Tick Removal | Tick Management
- Tick-Borne Diseases (courtesy of the Maine Medical Center)
- How to find us
The Tick ID Lab does not currently test tick specimens for diseases.