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Most commonly found in homes and commercial establishments. They are usually detected in kitchens, bathrooms or areas with daily access to water.

Cockroaches have been on earth for a very long time - somewhere around 350 million years! There are a variety of species, they're very adaptable and reproduce very fast. Most species prefer to live in moist, dark places.
Cockroaches are omnivorous, which means that they tend to eat whatever they can find. This is one reason why they have become so successful.
Cockroaches produce egg cases, or oothecae, for their young to mature in. Once the eggs inside the egg case hatch, the young cockroaches (nymphs) will break open the egg case and emerge.
Some of their species include: 
 A. German Cockroaches
Most commonly found in homes and commercial establishments. They are usually detected in kitchens, bathrooms or areas with daily access to water.
Small in size, tan in color and have two longitudinal black stripes on their pronotum - the shield-like plate that covers the head (if you are looking down on the cockroach
They enjoy humid environments with a temperature around 70°F.
They are able to produce offspring year round indoors. These females actually carry the egg case (ootheca) with them until a few hours before the nymphal cockroaches are ready to emerge. Each German cockroach ootheca holds between 25-40 cockroaches.

Posted Date : 02.08.12

03.06.09
Commman Pests Most commonly found in homes and commercial establishments. They are usually detected in kitchens, bathrooms or areas with daily access to water. Cockroaches have been on earth for a very long time - somewhere around 350 million years!
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02.08.12
Most commonly found in homes and commercial establishments. They are usually detected in kitchens, bathrooms or areas with daily access to water.
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