Skip to the main content

Cockroach

Categorised Pests:

The cockroach or roach, name applied to approximately 3,500 species of flat-bodied, oval insects. Cockroaches have long antennae, long legs adapted to running, and a flat extension of the upper body wall that conceals the head. They range from 1/4 in. to 3 in. (.6-7.6 cm) in length. Some cockroaches have two pairs of well-developed wings, the front pair covering the hind pair when at rest; others have reduced wings or none at all. In some species only the wings of the female are reduced or absent. Many species are able to fly well, although the familiar household species do not fly. Most cockroaches are shiny brown or black, but bright yellows, reds, and greens occur in some tropical species.

Call Combat Pests if you have an infestation, we can eradicate these little pets!

(Within categories: Cockroach )

Go back to the pests.