Garages

Rat and mouse

Rat (Rattus norvegicus is Rattus rattus) and mouse (Mus domesticus) The rat is a rodent well adapted to living close to humans and has a strong ability to exploit the changes that man actually makes to the environment. Rattus norvegicus or sewage rat has a lifestyle more closely linked to subterranean environments and environments near watercourses, whereas Rattus rattus or
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Bee

Bee (Apis mellifera) The honey bee is certainly the best known and most useful insect. The insect lives in pluriannual, matriarchal colonies consisting of a fertile female (queen), thousands of sterile females (workers) and, seasonally, males (drones). In spring colonies multiply, giving rise to the phenomenon of swarming. Swarms are made up of a queen and a large number of
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Wasps and hornets

Wasps and hornets (Vespula spp., Polistes spp. and Vespa crabro) Wasps are social Hymenoptera organized in annual matriarchal colonies that construct nests using suitably kneaded and moulded wood fibre. The shape of the nests varies depending on the species and their location varies greatly depending on the environmental characteristics; generally, nests are constructed in attics, the cavities of rolling shutters,
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Silverfish

Silverfish (Lepismasaccharina) Lepismatidae or silverfish are wingless insects elongated in shape and characterised by the body being covered with silver scales that give it a whitish glitter. These insects attack various organic material especially if it is rich in proteins and carbohydrates and cause major erosions including perforating the substrate. Paper and cloth are particularly susceptible to attack by Lepismatidae.
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Spider

Spider (Araneae)  Spiders are predatory arthropods that feed on other insects which they capture by ambushing them or weaving complicated webs to act as traps. Although spiders are particularly frightening and their bite is associated with severe poisoning, in realty there are only a few species in Italy equipped with a poison capable of causing systemic symptoms. In fact, in
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Flea

Flea (Pulex irritans, Ctenocephalides felis) The flea has always been the human and animal parasite of choice and immediately calls to mind the plague epidemics in Manzoni. The species of flea which choose to infest man and his surroundings are: Pulex irritans and Ctenocephalides felis. The first species is the typical species associated with humans and their environments; nowadays, it
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