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Family Blaberidae

Green Banana Cockroach? Top/Side View - Panchlora nivea Panchlora nivea Surinam Cockroach Nymph - Pycnoscelus surinamensis - female Green Banana Cockroach - Panchlora nivea Surinam Cockroach - Pycnoscelus surinamensis - female Pycnoscelus surinamensis  - Pycnoscelus surinamensis Pycnoscelus surinamensis Cuban Cockroach? - Panchlora nivea
Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Blattodea (Cockroaches and Termites)
Superfamily Blaberoidea
Family Blaberidae
Numbers
__ spp. in 7 genera of 4 subfamilies in our area(1), ~1,200 spp. in 165 genera of 12 subfamilies worldwide(2)