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Oriental Cockroaches

Identification

Size: The average size of an adult Oriental cockroach is about 1 inch (25 mm) in length.
Color: Oriental cockroaches are dark brown or black in colour.
Description: Oriental cockroaches, also known as waterbugs or black beetles, are a type of cockroach that are common in many parts of the world. They are dark brown or black in color and typically measure about 1 inch in length as adults. They are known for their strong, musty odor and are often found in damp or humid areas, such as basements, crawl spaces, and sewers. They can also be found in outdoor areas like mulch beds, flower beds, and leaf litter. Oriental cockroaches are considered a pest due to their habit of living in close proximity to humans and their potential to spread disease.

Oriental cockroaches are a type of cockroach that is native to the Mediterranean region and are now found in many parts of the world. They are known for their strong, musty odor and are often found in damp or humid areas, such as basements, crawl spaces, and sewers. They can also be found in outdoor areas like mulch beds, flower beds, and leaf litter. They are particularly drawn to moist, warm environments and are commonly found near water sources. They are also known to thrive in sewers and drain pipes, and are often found in commercial and industrial buildings.

Adult Oriental cockroaches are about 1 inch in length, with a dark brown or black color. Females are slightly larger than males and have a wider, more rounded abdomen. They have a shiny appearance and have long, slender legs. They are slow-moving and are often found in dark, hidden areas. They are typically active at night and are most active during warm weather.

BIRCH FUMIGATORS

est. 1900

Don't Let Bugs Get the Best of You

BIRCH FUMIGATORS

est. 1900

Don't Let Bugs Get the Best of You