Taxon profile


German Cockroach
Blattella germanica (Linnaeus, 1767)

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Arthropoda - arthropods »  class Insecta - insects »  order Blattodea - cockroaches »  family Ectobiidae - wood cockroaches »  genus Blattella

Scientific synonyms

Blatella germanica (Linnaeus, 1767)
Blatta asiatica (Pallas, 1773)
Blatta bivittata Audinet-Serville, 1839
Blatta daunca (Laxmann, 1769)
Blatta germanica Linnaeus, 1767
Blatta obliquata (Daldorf, 1794)
Blatta transfuga (Brünnich, 1763)
Blattella shuguroffi (Karny, 1908)
Ischnoptera paralella (Tepper, 1893)
Ischnoptera parallela


Taxon in country check-lists*

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Links and literature

EN OzAnimals - Australian Wildlife [] [as Blattella germanica]
Data retrieved on: 14 April 2013
EN Pest Information Wiki [Blattella_germanica]

Pest Information Wiki [] [as Blattella germanica (Linnaeus)]
Data retrieved on: 5 March 2016
EN Fauna Europaea 2.4 [402126]

de Jong, Y.S.D.M. (ed.): Fauna Europaea [] [as Blattella germanica (Linnaeus, 1767)]
Data retrieved on: 9 March 2012
EN ABRS (2009-2015): Australian Faunal Directory [], Australian Biological Resources Study, Canberra [as Blattella germanica (Linnaeus, 1767)]
EN Šefrová H., Laštůvka Z. (2005): Catalogue of alien animal species in the Czech Republic, Acta univ. agric. et silvic. Mendel. Brun., LIII, No. 4, pp. 151-170 [as Blattella germanica (Linnaeus, 1767)]
Data retrieved on: 23 December 2018

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i species introduced to area described by check-list

s synantropic species (In area described by check-list dependent on human)