Latin Name: Lepisma saccharina
Length: 12-19 mm
Color: White to brown-grey or bluish-silver in color
Digestive Tract: Yes
How to get rid of this?.
To get rid of pest problem under control, inspection is the first and foremost step.
A silverfish (Lepisma saccharina) is a small, wingless insect in the order Thysanura. Its common name derives from the animal’s silvery light grey and blue color, combined with the fish-like appearance of its movements, while the scientific name (L. saccharina) indicates the silverfish’s diet consists of carbohydrates such as sugar or starches.
Silver Fish is a small wingless insect which belongs to Animalia Kingdom. Commonly known as Paramites. Silverfish are known for their destructive feeding habits. If you find any silverfish inside your home, spray the home’s perimeter with a residual insecticide. By doing this, you can get rid of them.