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DICTYOPTERA (cockroaches)

Subtaxa (ie subgroups of this Order)

BLATTELLIDAE (a family of cockroaches) Family 3 subtaxa  
Ectobius Stephens, 1835 (native cockroaches)
Ectobius lapponicus (Dusky Cockroach), eg: Ectobius lapponicus (Dusky Cockroach) - Male - dorsal view Ectobius pallidus (Tawny Cockroach), eg: Ectobius pallidus (Tawny Cockroach) - Female - dorsal view Ectobius panzeri (Lesser Cockroach), eg: Ectobius panzeri (Lesser Cockroach) - Male - dorsal view
Genus 3 subtaxa 1 ident refs
BLATTIDAE (cockroaches)
Family 1 subtaxon 3 ident refs

Suggested Literature

Identification Works

Identifying grasshoppers, crickets and allies in Beds, Cambs and Northants.: Identifying grasshoppers, crickets and allies in Beds, Cambs and Northants.
Marshall, J.A. & Haes, E.C.M., 1988 Grasshoppers and allied Insects of Great Britain and Ireland
Ragge, D.R., 1965 Grasshoppers, Crickets & Cockroaches of the British Isles
Ragge, D.R., 1973 The British Orthoptera: a supplement

Stored product pests

Mound, L. (ed), 1989 Common Insects of Stored Products: a guide to their identification.

BioInfo BioInfo ( has 2 general literature references to DICTYOPTERA (cockroaches)

DICTYOPTERA may also be covered by literature listed under:

(living things)
(insects and other 6-legged organisms)
(true insects)

BioInfo BioInfo ( has 9 feeding and other relationships of DICTYOPTERA (cockroaches)

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