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Superfamily Blattoidea

Cockroach with ootheca - Blatta orientalis - female Assistance in ID of Roach? Do they Bite? - Periplaneta fuliginosa Pacific Coast Dampwood Termite - Zootermopsis angusticollis well ... - Periplaneta fuliginosa Cockroach - Periplaneta fuliginosa Periplaneta americana? - Periplaneta americana Reticulitermes ID request : termite? - Zootermopsis
Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Blattodea (Cockroaches and Termites)
Superfamily Blattoidea
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
includes termites (formerly treated as order Isoptera)
Numbers
~60 spp. in 24 genera of 6 families in our area(1), ~3,600 spp. in ~350 genera of 13 families worldwide(2)