Identification, Images, & Information
For Insects, Spiders & Their Kin
For the United States & Canada

Genus Compsodes

brown roach - Compsodes schwarzi Tiny yellow cockroach - Compsodes schwarzi - male Compsodes schwarzi from East Texas - Compsodes schwarzi Compsodes schwarzi from East Texas - Compsodes schwarzi Compsodes schwarzi
Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Blattodea (Cockroaches and Termites)
Superfamily Corydioidea
Family Corydiidae
Genus Compsodes
Explanation of Names
Compsodes Hebard 1917
Numbers
2 spp. in our area(1)
Identification
Wing venation unique among our indigenous corydiids
Range
sw US to Central America; FL; some Caribbean Islands(1)