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Species Periplaneta americana - American Cockroach

The information below is based on images submitted and identified by contributors. Range and date information may be incomplete, overinclusive, or just plain wrong.

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Range map for American Cockroach

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Alabama     12  1  
Arizona  1  5 1   1
Arkansas         2  
California  2   2 1 3 
Florida21 1 223 3 6
Georgia      1     
Illinois      11    
Iowa 1       1  
Louisiana  5   1     
Maryland     3 1    
Massachusetts           2
Mississippi1   1       
New Hampshire         11 
New Jersey      1     
New Mexico    1  3    
New York1 31   25 2 
North Carolina        412 
Ohio      2     
Oklahoma      3     
Oregon 2          
Pennsylvania      2     
South Carolina   12       
Tennessee   1        
Texas51 3258172 191
Virginia      1