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Species Chorisoneura texensis - Small Yellow Texas Cockroach

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Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Blattodea (Cockroaches and Termites)
Superfamily Blaberoidea
Family Ectobiidae
Subfamily Pseudophyllodromiinae
Genus Chorisoneura
Species texensis (Small Yellow Texas Cockroach)
Explanation of Names
Chorisoneura texensis Saussure & Zehntner 1893
Size
7.3-8.4 mm(1)
Range
NC-FL-TX(1)
Habitat
found under dead leaves in oak forest and beaten from foliage of oak and bayberry(1)
Remarks
occasionally taken at light(1)
Works Cited
1.How to Know the Grasshoppers, Cockroaches, and Their Allies
Jacques R. Helfer. 1962. Wm. C. Brown Company.