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Species Blattella asahinai - Asian Cockroach

Cockroach Nymph - Blattella asahinai Field Cockroach at TX mini-gathering - Blattella asahinai - female Face - Blattella asahinai ? - Blattella asahinai German Cockroach? - Blattella asahinai B. vaga? - Blattella asahinai - female B. vaga nymph? - Blattella asahinai Blattella asahinai
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
see Choate et al., p.7
native to E. & S. Asia, adventive in NA (so. US)(1)
Leaf litter