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Atelura formicaria
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TYSANURA
Atelura formicaria Heyden, 1853
Buskett
05/11/11
Link:
Insecte.org - in French
LucianaBartolini.net - in Italian
Nicoletiidae
The silverfish, Atelura formicaria, is generally found under rocks close to ant nests, occasionally snatching food during food exchange between ants. This species has no eyes, is pale cream coloured and has the typical thysanuriid bristles (3) at the posterior end.