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Species Arenivaga bolliana - Boll's Sandroach

Mottled Roach sp.? - Arenivaga bolliana - male 7005167 Arenivaga - Arenivaga bolliana - male Arenivaga bolliana - male Female Boll's Sandroach - Arenivaga bolliana - female Female Boll's Sandroach - Arenivaga bolliana - female Arenivaga sp. 2 - Arenivaga bolliana - male Arenivaga bolliana nymph - Arenivaga bolliana Observed poolside - Arenivaga bolliana - female
Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Blattodea (Cockroaches and Termites)
Superfamily Corydioidea
Family Corydiidae
Genus Arenivaga
Species bolliana (Boll's Sandroach)
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Arenivaga bolliana (Saussure)
Orig. Comb: Homoeogamia bolliana Saussure 1893
Numbers
Other related species occur in West and South Texas. (1)
Size
30 mm adult males. (1)
Identification

Det. Paul Lenhart, 2011
Range
TX-NM (1)(BG data)
Habitat
The downy females have no wings and burrow in the dust under houses and in natural rock shelters where they feed on packrat droppings. (1)
This large roach is also present in abandoned Atta texana tunnels and in chambers filled with nest refuse. (2)
Season
Apr-Nov (BG data)
Works Cited
1.Learn About ... Texas Insects.
Chris Durden. 1999. Texas Parks & Wildlife Press, Austin. 60 pp. 1999. University of Texas Press.
2.The Texas leaf-cutting ant and its control.
Walter et al. 1938. USDA Circular No. 494: 1-18.