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Superfamily Blaberoidea

Western Wood Cockroach? - Parcoblatta americana - male Parcoblatta pennsylvanica - female wood roach nymph - Parcoblatta lata Cockroach - Parcoblatta pennsylvanica Ischnoptera deropeltiformis Spotted Mediterranean Cockroach - Ectobius pallidus Cockroach for ID - Parcoblatta Arizona Cockroach for ID - Parcoblatta notha
Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Blattodea (Cockroaches and Termites)
Superfamily Blaberoidea
Numbers
2 families, with >40 spp. (of which about a dozen adventive) in ~20 genera in our area(1), ~3,500 spp. in almost 400 genera worldwide(2)
Range
worldwide(2)