German Cockroach


Name: German Cockroach

Scientific name: Blattella Germanica

Type: Cockroaches

Family: Insects

Color: Brown to Dark Brown

Habitat: Farms,Houses

Size: 10-15 mm

Conservation status:

Resident Breeder


Insect follows Blattidae family and Blattoptera order.The German cockroach is found throughout the world in association with humans. They are unable to survive in locations away from humans or human activity. The major factor limiting German cockroach survival appears to be cold temperatures.
Adult: The adult is 10 to 15 mm long, brown to dark brown in color with two distinct parallel bands running the length of the pronotum.