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Noun1.Periplaneta - cosmopolitan genus of large cockroachesPeriplaneta - cosmopolitan genus of large cockroaches
arthropod genus - a genus of arthropods
Blattidae, family Blattidae - domestic cockroaches
American cockroach, Periplaneta americana - large reddish brown free-flying cockroach originally from southern United States but now widely distributed
Australian cockroach, Periplaneta australasiae - widely distributed in warm countries
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Laboratory evaluation of fipronil against Periplaneta americana and Blattella germanica.
Harmonia axyridis), whereas other species (bee: Apis mellifera; locust: Locusta migratoria; cockroach: Periplaneta americana) do not (Bieber and Fuldner, 1979; Technau, 1984; Cayre et al.
Intestinal microbial flora of the American cockroach, Periplaneta americana L.
Effects of certain insecticides on protein metabolism in the haemolymph of cockroach Periplaneta americana.
Three of the nest boxes received 25% sucrose water and cut-up American cockroaches, Periplaneta americana (L.
In contrast, Rajender (1985) and Subba (1985) described the elevated protein contents, in the American cockroach, Periplaneta americana, treated with quinalphos and monocrotophos.
2001), and a similar degree of blocking was observed on chloride currents induced by glutamate and ibotenate in the dorsal unpaired median (DUM) neurons of the cockroach, Periplaneta americana, and the grasshopper, Melanoplus sanguinipes (F.
Effect of lindane (gamma-hexachlorocyclohexane) on carbohydrate and lipid reserves in the American cockroach, Periplaneta americana L.
Effect of taurine on excitation-induced changes in brain and hemolymph octopamine levels in Periplaneta americana.