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Smokybrown Cockroach

Periplaneta fuliginosa

Places to watch
Most common in central Texas and the extreme south. Equally at home indoors or outdoors, walking or flying in and out of buildings to feed.

Distinguishing Characteristics
Closely related to the American cockroach, but only about 1″ long and uniform mahogany in color. Both males and females have wings longer than their bodies and are excellent fliers.

28.02.2014 Category: Bug identification

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