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Cockroach - Wikipedia

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The scientific name derives from the Latin blatta, "an ... The current catalogue of world cockroach species uses the name Blattodea for the group. ... Blattidae ( Oriental, American and other co...

American Cockroach - Bug Scientific Name, Classification ...

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Staff Writer (1/6/2016): The American Cockroach is actually not native to the United States. Instead it originates from Africa. It was transplanted to and established ...

Species Periplaneta americana - American Cockroach - BugGuide.Net

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Taxonomy. BrowseInfoImagesLinksBooks ... Species Periplaneta americana - American Cockroach ... Order Blattodea - Cockroaches and Termites. Superfamily ...

American cockroach - Periplaneta americana (Linnaeus)

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scientific name: Periplaneta americana (Linnaeus) (Insecta: Blattodea: Blattidae) ... The American cockroach, Periplaneta americana (Linnaeus), is the largest of the ... Forty-seven species are included in the genus Periplaneta, none of which ...

Scientific Word for Cockroach: Species, Genus, Taxonomy - Orkin

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Some of the scientific names of the different species of cockroaches are the American cockroach (Periplaneta americana), the Florida woods cockroach ...

ADW: Periplaneta americana: CLASSIFICATION

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Periplaneta americanaAmerican cockroach(Also: Bombay canary; ship ... all species in the world, nor does it include all the latest scientific information about ...

Cockroach - New World Encyclopedia

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The scientific name derives from the Latin word for "cockroach," blatta. ... Among the most well-known species are the American cockroach, Periplaneta ...

What are the kingdom, phylum, class and order of the cockroach ...

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The wing structure of the cockroach family is a useful key to identifying their place in the taxonomic tree of insects. Dictyoptera are classed within Neoptera, ...

Cockroaches (Order: Blattodea) - Amateur Entomologists' Society ...

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The Tawny Cockroach (Ectobius pallidus) is one of three cockroach species ... the family: Blattidae) such as Periplaneta americana (the American Cockroach) and ... The Blattodea Species File is a taxonomic database of the scientific names of ...

What Type of Insect Is a Cockroach? | Animals - mom.me

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A handful of cockroach families, distinct due to their size, habits and habitats, ... including the equally common American cockroach (Periplaneta americana), can  ...

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The American Cockroach is a member of the family Blattidae.
Kingdom: Animalia Phylum: Arthropoda Class: Insecta Order: Blattaria Family: Blattidae Genus: Periplaneta Species: Periplaneta americana
This family consists of American and oriental cockroaches.
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Species Periplaneta americana - American Cockroach - BugGuide.Net

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Sep 15, 2005 ... Superfamily Blattoidea. Family Blattidae. Genus Periplaneta. Species americana (American Cockroach). Other Common Names. Palmetto Bug.

Order Blattodea - Cockroaches and Termites - BugGuide.Net

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Oct 11, 2009 ... Roaches. Synonyms and other taxonomic changes. Cockroaches are ... Most North American cockroach species live in woodlands and are not ...

ITIS Standard Report Page: Periplaneta americana

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Kingdom: Animalia. Taxonomic Rank: Species. Synonym(s):. Common Name(s):, American cockroach [English]. blatte américaine [French]. Taxonomic Status:.