Latin Name: Lucilia
Length: 6-14 mm long
Colour: Metallic Green
How to get rid of this?.
To get rid of pest problem under control, inspection is the first and foremost step.
Flyswatter usually consists of a small rectangular or round sheet (some 4 inches (10 cm) across) of lightweight, flexible, vented material (usually thin metallic, rubber, or plastic mesh), attached to a lightweight wire or plastic handle about 1 foot (0.30 m) to 2 feet (0.61 m) long. Fly gun a derivative of the flyswatter, uses a spring-loaded plastic projectile to mechanically “swat” flies. Fly bottle, Disposable fly traps,
Flypaper (also known as fly paper, fly sticker, fly strip, fly ribbon, or fly tape) attracts flies to sticky adhesive so that they can be trapped. Electric flyswatter are hand-held devices that resemble badminton rackets or tennis rackets, which became popular worldwide in the late 1990s. US Patent 5,519,963 was awarded to Taiwanese inventor Tsao-i Shih in 1996 for such a device.
Commonly found in: Kitchen
How to Spot: Off all lights in the room and on one. You will see that all the flies are attracted to the light.
Damages: Spoils the food
How to terminate Flies: A combination of eco-friendly chemicals recommended and fumigated by Green Pest’s certified professionals
Treatment duration: It can be weekly, biweekly or monthly depending upon the infestation.
Inspection and observation: Annual inspection after complete termination