Periplaneta australasiae

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Related to Periplaneta australasiae: Australian cockroach, Periplaneta americana
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Noun1.Periplaneta australasiae - widely distributed in warm countriesPeriplaneta australasiae - widely distributed in warm countries
cockroach, roach - any of numerous chiefly nocturnal insects; some are domestic pests
genus Periplaneta, Periplaneta - cosmopolitan genus of large cockroaches
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This species is an endophagous egg parasite that has only been reported to parasitize the ootheca of the cockroaches Periplaneta americana (Linnaeus, 1758), Periplaneta australasiae (Fabricius, 1775), and Periplaneta brunnea Burmeister, 1838 (Blattodea, Blattidae) [19, 20].
Existe el "protococultivo" de tres especies: una cucaracha (Periplaneta australasiae Fabricius) y dos mariposas (Latebraria amphipyroides Guenee y Arsenura armida armida Cramer).