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Species Parcoblatta uhleriana - Uhler's Wood Cockroach

Parcoblatta uhleriana - female Cockroach - Parcoblatta uhleriana Uhler's Wood Cockroach Nymph - Parcoblatta uhleriana - male Clear-winged orange wood cockroach - Parcoblatta uhleriana Wood cockroach? - Parcoblatta uhleriana Uhler's Wood Cockroach - Parcoblatta uhleriana Uhler's wood roach nymph - Parcoblatta uhleriana Uhler's wood roach nymph - Parcoblatta uhleriana
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Blattodea (Cockroaches and Termites)
Superfamily Blaberoidea
Family Ectobiidae
Subfamily Blattellinae
Genus Parcoblatta (Wood Cockroaches)
Species uhleriana (Uhler's Wood Cockroach)
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Parcoblatta intricata (Blatchley 1903), P. lithophila (Scudder 1862), P. unicolor (Scudder 1862)
Explanation of Names
Parcoblatta uhleriana (Saussure 1862)
2-2.5 cm
Adult Male: One pair of unfused modifications on the median segment. Hindwings roughly equal to or slightly subequal to the tegmina. Overall coloration saturated orange.
Adult Female: Tegmina brachypterous and with distinctive gap between. Overall coloration typically black to dark brown; sometimes dark red or with red markings.
Nymph: Indistinguishable from other Parcoblatta in early instars. Older nymphs similar in coloration to other sympatric Parcoblatta, but the terminal tergites may appear pink, light brown, or orange (depending on lighting and viewing angle).
e US(1)
Mixed deciduous and coniferous forest; in logs, leaf litter, and around human structures adjacent to woodlands