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Cockroach - Periplaneta fuliginosa

Cockroach - Periplaneta fuliginosa
Gray Court, Laurens County, South Carolina, USA
November 14, 2013
Size: 31.5mm
Smoky Brown Cockroach (Periplaneta fuliginosa?)

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Periplaneta fuliginosa; the l
Periplaneta fuliginosa; the lighter/redder form seems to be more common in the Carolinas. I'm not sure if it's genetic or environmental but captive lines originating from Texas stock (which have the more typical dark appearance )will throw this color often.

 
Thanks Kyle!
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Moved from Periplaneta.

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