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Cockroaches (Blattodea, several families)

Overview

A good reference for Cockroaches is the book “A Guide to the Cockroaches of Australia” by David Rentz.

This webpage by the CSIRO is also useful:
http://anic.ento.csiro.au/insectfamilies/order_overview.aspx?OrderID=42509&PageID=overview

3 species

Laxta granicollis (Common bark or trilobite cockroach)

Laxta granicollis
Laxta granicollis
Laxta granicollis
Laxta granicollis
Laxta granicollis
Laxta granicollis

Panesthia australis (Common wood cockroach)

Panesthia australis
Panesthia australis
Panesthia australis
Panesthia australis
Panesthia australis
Panesthia australis

Platyzosteria similis (Red-legged litter runner)

Platyzosteria similis
Platyzosteria similis
Platyzosteria similis
Platyzosteria similis
Platyzosteria similis
Platyzosteria similis

Conservation Level

  • All conservation levels (change?)

Invasiveness

  • All invasiveness levels (change?)

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