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Superfamily Corydioidea

desert cockroach - Arenivaga - female Small Arenivaga - Arenivaga apacha - male Arenivaga apacha Black roach - Arenivaga Myrmecoblatta wheeleri - male Cockroaches  - Arenivaga Arenivaga bolliana  - Arenivaga bolliana Male, Arenivaga? - Arenivaga - male Hairy desert cockroach - male
Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Blattodea (Cockroaches and Termites)
Superfamily Corydioidea
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
=Polyphagoidea
Numbers
14 spp. in 5 genera of a single family in our area, ~250 spp. in ~50 genera of 2 families worldwide(1)
Range
warmer, mostly arid regions worldwide