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silverfish

(sĭl′vĕr-fĭsh″)
An insect, Ctenolepisma longicaudata, whose scales are often found in house dust, are antigenic, and may be a cause of childhood and adult perennial allergies and asthma. This house pest may be controlled with the use of insecticides.
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In small numbers, silverfish are not really a problem and you can easily get rid of them, but a large infestation can be a serious issue for your home or business."
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Bassets has also been producing, visiting anglers should expect plenty of bites from silverfish and carp alike.
We do our best to rid our homes of mice, silverfish, cockroaches, bed mites and greenfly on the petunias.
If you plan to store your favourite coats and woolly jumpers for next year, add a cotton wool ball with a few drops of lavender, rosemary, camphor or cedar wood to ward off moths and silverfish.
This is a novel that takes its time and pays attention to small things, such as silverfish, centipedes, grasshoppers, and mosquitoes, not to mention earwigs, bedbugs, and slugs.
Our apartment building and a some units are infested with silverfish. We tried sprays but were unsuccessful.
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He recently published his 10th book of poems, "Light From a Bullet Hole: Poems New and Selected," put out by Silverfish Review Press.
A thought that deserts us to follow a silverfish slipping beneath a pile of linen or a cockroach as it figures out a maze?