Identification, Images, & Information
For Insects, Spiders & Their Kin
For the United States & Canada
Clickable Guide
Moths Butterflies Flies Caterpillars Flies Dragonflies Flies Mantids Cockroaches Bees and Wasps Walkingsticks Earwigs Ants Termites Hoppers and Kin Hoppers and Kin Beetles True Bugs Fleas Grasshoppers and Kin Ticks Spiders Scorpions Centipedes Millipedes

Fall Fund Drive

TaxonomyBrowse
Info
ImagesLinksBooksData

Species Blattella asahinai - Asian Cockroach

small yellow cockroach?  (Cariblatta lutea?)n - Blattella asahinai Roach - Blattella asahinai Asian Cockroach - Blattella asahinai Blattella asahinai Blattella asahinai B. vaga? - Blattella asahinai - female B. vaga nymph? - Blattella asahinai spent ootheca - Blattella asahinai
Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Blattodea (Cockroaches and Termites)
Superfamily Blaberoidea
Family Ectobiidae
Subfamily Blattellinae
Genus Blattella
Species asahinai (Asian Cockroach)
Explanation of Names
Blattella asahinai Mizukubo 1981
Identification
see Choate et al., p.7
Range
native to E. & S. Asia, adventive in NA (so. US)(1)
Habitat
Leaf litter