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Genus Arenivaga

desert cockroach - Arenivaga - female Desert Roach, but darker than our usual ones - Arenivaga genitalis - male Arenivaga sp. 2 - Arenivaga bolliana - male Desert Roach with 4 spots - Arenivaga - male Arenivaga cockroach - Arenivaga bolliana Arenivaga tenax? - Arenivaga tenax - male Desert roach - Arenivaga investigata Arenviga bolliana - Arenivaga bolliana - female
Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Blattodea (Cockroaches and Termites)
Superfamily Corydioidea
Family Corydiidae
Genus Arenivaga
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
revised in Hopkins (2014)(1)
Explanation of Names
Arenivaga Rehn 1903
Numbers
31 spp. in our area, ~50 spp. total(1)
Size
14-30 mm(1)
Identification
Males are winged, females wingless


key to spp. (adult males only) in Hopkins (2014)(1)
Range
sw. US (CA-TX) & FL to so. Mexico(2)