Lepisma saccharina

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Author(s): Gary Alpert, Harvard University
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Lepisma saccharina Linnaeus - (common silverfish)

This species is a general pest in households, mills or food storage facilities. It feeds on flour and bran but also on paper or textiles (e.g. cotton).

For details see the respective page in Wikipedia.


Vernacular names
• Deutsch: Silberfischchen
Zuckergast
• English: common silverfish
• Español: lepisma del azúcar
pececillo de plata
• Français: poisson d'argent commun
lépisme argenté
petit poisson d'argent