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Superfamily Corydioidea

desert cockroach - Arenivaga - female desert cockroach - Arenivaga - female What is this? - Eremoblatta subdiaphana Cockroach - Arenivaga - male Arenivaga bolliana - male Arenivaga - Arenivaga investigata - female Roach - Arenivaga Desert roach - Eremoblatta subdiaphana
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Blattodea (Cockroaches and Termites)
Superfamily Corydioidea
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
14 spp. in 5 genera of a single family in our area, ~250 spp. in ~50 genera of 2 families worldwide(1)
warmer, mostly arid regions worldwide