- Classification of service: covered under General Pest Control
- This silver fish has a brownish color and never has wings. It is about ¾ inches long.
- Its color comes from the multiple scales covering its body.
- Silverfish can live around a year without a morsel of food and like high humidity.
- Normally found in attics.
- They really like eat paper/book bindings especially if there is paste. They also are found in areas with high mold/moisture.
- Many times a severe silverfish infestation can support a brown recluse infestation since they are a spider food source.
Images Property of:
Field Guide to Texas Insects,
Drees, B.M. and John Jackman,
Gulf Publishing Company,
Pest and Termite Service Areas in North Texas
Allen, Carrollton, Fairview, Farmersville, Forney, Frisco, Garland, Heath, Josephine, Lavon, McKinney, Mesquite, Murphy, North Dallas, Plano, Richardson, Rockwall, Rowlett, Sachse, Sunnyvale, Wylie, TX.