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What Animal Eats Cockroaches?

What Animal Eats Roaches? The cockroach has a lot of natural predators including mammals, avians, amphibians, and other reptiles. They attack them differently. Some parasitic wasp species lay their eggs inside the egg cases of cockroaches, hatching feed upon nearby eggs. Some predators like Toads, frogs, and lizards can reach out to them with their long, sticky […]

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How Do Roaches Mate?

How Do Cockroaches Mate? Ever wonder how do cockroaches mate? Do they have sex to reproduce? If not then how do cockroaches reproduce? In case you wonder cockroaches are not asexual, they do require a mate to reproduce. The most interesting fact that female American one can produce one capsule per week after mating.   The […]

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Scientific Name of a roach: Species, Family, Class

Scientific Name of Cockroach: Species, Family, Class The Scientific Name Comes from the Latin Blatta, “an insect that shuns the light”, which in classical Latin was applied not only to cockroaches but also to mantids. The word of cockroach comes from the Spanish word “cacarootch”. The name “cockroach” comes from the Spanish word for cockroach, Cucaracha, […]

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Life Cycle of roach with Pictures

Life cycle of a cockroach with Pictures The life cycle of a cockroach with Pictures generally has three life stages: the egg, nymph, and adult. The average cockroach egg size is 0.07 and 0.19 inches. After meeting of male and female, roach produces egg cases which are called as oothecae. They will produce 9-10 oothecae […]

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Australian Cockroach facts – Periplaneta Australasiae

List of Australian Cockroach Facts You Don’t Know The Australian roaches are commonly known as giant cockroaches. They also called SHAD Roaches. It’s scientifically known as Periplaneta australasiae. These species are a bit smaller than American and it’s around up to 4 cm long. These significant pests invade human habitats and infest widely. These nasty […]

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Bugs that look like Roaches But Aren’t

Bugs That Look like Cockroaches but Aren’t Some bugs that look like roaches but aren’t. You can’t identify the difference without looking at deeply. Cockroaches are one of the ancient insects all over the world. Bugs and roaches are similar to each other but they are entirely different. They are often mistaken for their common […]

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What Attracts Roaches the Most?

What Attracts Roaches the Most in Your Home Generally, they are attracted to food, dark or noisy places to live. Primarily they are very much fond of foods like sweets items, fruits, greasy food, cheese and meat. Cockroach attracts anything like starches, garbage or any other dead insect’s body. Even Cockroach eats another dead roach […]

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