Asian cockroach

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A′sian cock′roach


n.
a pale brown cockroach, Blatella asahinai, native to Asia, that flies and is attracted to light.
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Two types of nocturnal predator have stood out from the rest: the cursorial (running) spiders, mainly Hibana futilis, and the Asian cockroach, Blattella asahinai.
The city-wide distribution of the Asian cockroach, Blattella asahinai Mizukubo, was determined in Dothan, Alabama in 2008.
Using adult male specimens and characters and keys described by Mizukubo (1981) and Roth (1985, 1986), the specimens were confirmed as the Asian cockroach, Blattella asahinai Mizukubo.
Geographical location, elevation, and substrates on which Blattella asahinai populations were sampled in Dothan, AL in August 2008.
Confirmation of the Asian cockroach, Blattella asahinai (Blattodea: Blattellidae) introduction to Texas based on genetics, morphology, and behavior.
1998) encontraron que los valores del efecto pepita en los semivariogramas que elaboraron para las ninfas de Blattella asahinai, comprendian entre el 30 y el 63% del valor de la meseta.
1988), the Asian cockroach Blattella asahinai Mizukubo is now found in several southeastern states.
Introduction of exotic Asian cockroach Blattella asahinai Mizukubo to the United States was first described in Lakeland, Florida in 1986 (Brenner et al.
Introduction of exotic Asian cockroach Blattella asahinai Mizukubo to Texas was discovered in Harris County, Texas in May 2006 around the Barker Reservoir (in western Harris County) in both urban and undeveloped areas and later in Hunter's Creek Village subdivision of Houston.
Reproduction and development of Blattella asahinai (Dictyoptera: Blattellidae).
The airborne intruder, Blattella asahinai, has spread to as many as 18 Florida counties since its U.
In the summer of 2006, he discovered a new predator that feeds on lepidopteran eggs--the Asian cockroach, Blattella asahinai.