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Blattella germanica (Linnaeus, 1767)
GERMAN COCKROACH
Ischnoptera paralella Tepper, 1893; Ischnoptera parallela Roth, 1985; Phyllodromia magna Tepper, 1895; Blatta germanica Linnaeus, 1767

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Species Blattella germanica (Linnaeus, 1767)

German Cockroach

 

Taxonomic Decision for Synonymy

 

Distribution

Extra Distribution Information

Cosmopolitan.

Introduced from unknown locality.


Ecological Descriptors

Peridomestic, volant.

Extra Ecological Information

Introduced.

 

General References

Harz, K. & Kaltenbach, A. 1976. Die orthoptera Europas. Series Entomologica 12 : 1-434 [199] (designated male and female invalid 'neotypes')

Kevan, D.K.McE. 1978. Proposal to conserve Blatta germanica Linnaeus, 1767 and to designate it as a type-species of Blattella Caudell, 1903 (Insecta, Dictyoptera, Blattodea). Z.N.(S.) 680. Bulletin of Zoological Nomenclature 35 : 34-39

Kevan, D.K.McE. & Princis, K. 1961. Blatta transfuga Brünnich, 1763 (Insecta, Dictyoptera); proposed suppression under the plenary powers. Z.N.(S.) 680. Bulletin of Zoological Nomenclature 18 (5): 330-331

Marshall, J.A. 1983. The orthopteroid insects described by Linnaeus, with notes on the Linnaean collection. Journal of the Linnean Society of London, Zoology 78 : 375-396 [387] (current type status)

Melville, R.V. 1982. Opinion 1231 Blatta germanica Linnaeus, 1767 (Insecta, Dictyoptera): conserved and designated as type species of Blattella Caudell, 1903. Bulletin of Zoological Nomenclature 39 (4): 243-246 [243] ( Blatta transfuga Brünnich, 1763, senior synonym of Blatta germanica Linnaeus, 1767, suppressed under plenary powers)

Princis, K. 1969. Pars 13: Blattariae: Subordo Epilamproidea, Fam. Blattellidae. pp. 713-1038 in Beier, M. (ed.). Orthopterorum Catalogus . 's-Gravenhage : Dr. W. Junk. [807] (comprehensive bibliography)

 

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Kingdom Animalia  
 Phylum Arthropoda  
 Class Insecta  
 Order Blattodea  
 Family Ectobiidae  
 Genus Blattella  
  Blattella germanica    (Linnaeus, 1767) 
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Synonyms: Blatta asiatica Blatta bivittata Blatta daurica Blatta germanica Blatta obliquata Blatta transfuga Blattella asiatica Blattella bivittata Blattella daurica Blattella germanica shuguroffi Blattella niitakana details
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Name Code: 330110
  
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