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Subfamily Ectobiinae

Spotted Mediterranean Cockroach - Ectobius pallidus What kind of Cockroach? - Ectobius pallidus Spotted Mediterranean Cockroach - Ectobius pallidus brown bug - Ectobius pallidus From kitchen - a roach? - Ectobius pallidus Parcoblatta sp? - Ectobius pallidus Ectobius pallidus? - Ectobius pallidus Bug - Ectobius lucidus
Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Blattodea (Cockroaches and Termites)
Superfamily Blaberoidea
Family Ectobiidae
Subfamily Ectobiinae
Numbers
5 spp. in 2 genera in our area (all adventive), ~260 spp. in 9 genera worldwide(1)(2)
Works Cited
1.Beccaloni G.W. (2007) Cockroach species file online. Version 5.0
2.California plant pest & disease report, Vol. 25 (Jan 2008 through Dec 2009)
Gaimari S., O’Donnell M., eds. 2011. California Department of Food & Agriculture, Plant Pest Diagnostics Branch. 108 pp.