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Help identify this strange bug! - Blatta orientalis - female

Help identify this strange bug! - Blatta orientalis - Female
Minneapolis, Hennepin County, Minnesota, USA
September 10, 2010
This bug was found in the corridor of an office building. Please help identify it!

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Some cockroach species do carry around their egg cases and others don't. Whether they carry it (and at what angle they carry it) can be useful in identification of the species. Welcome to BugGuide!

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Thanks! I looked and looked
Thanks! I looked and looked in the guide, but was thrown off by the egg case!

Maybe...
Oriental Cockroach? And she's laying egg :)(brown thing is egg case)



Oh, sorry I was late...!

It looks to be a Roach
in the process of dropping an egg case.

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