Firebrat

Photo of a firebrat, a type of silverfish

A type of silverfish, the firebrat (Thermobia domestica) is shorter and stouter than the common silverfish, is not as tapered at the abdomen tip, is more yellowish, and has brown bands and spots above. It prefers to live in warm places, such as near furnaces and warm pipes in buildings.

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