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Superfamily Blaberoidea

Wood Roach - Parcoblatta Chorisoneura texensis Saussure & Zehntne - Chorisoneura texensis Bug going under tree bark - Parcoblatta pennsylvanica Ischnoptera deropeltiformis?  From Granville County, NC - Ischnoptera deropeltiformis - male Pseudomops septentrionalis - female Parcoblatta sp. - Parcoblatta pennsylvanica - female German cockroach? - Blattella germanica - male Wood cockroach - Parcoblatta pennsylvanica
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)