Periplaneta americana


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Related to Periplaneta americana: Blattella germanica
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Synonyms for Periplaneta americana

large reddish brown free-flying cockroach originally from southern United States but now widely distributed

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Determination of membrane reserve of Periplaneta americana and Blaberus craniifer's hemocytes and study of hyposmotic load's influence on cell volume.
a methanol- and methylamine-reducing methanogen from the hindgut of the cockroach periplaneta americana.
Desenvolvimento e longevidade de Periplaneta americana Linneu, 1758 (Blattodea: Blattidae).
Specific IgE responses have been reported to all three of the major cockroach species seen around the world--Blattella germanica, Periplaneta americana and the Oriental cockroach.
Effects of four physical treatments of oothecae of Periplaneta americana on parasitism and development of parasitic wasp Evania appendigaster.
Insecticidal and repellent properties of nine volatile constituents of essential oils against the American cockroach, Periplaneta americana.
Evaluation of the common cockroach Periplaneta americana (L.
nymphs of the orthopteran Locusta migratoria (Drif & Brehelin 1994), adults of the dictyopteran Periplaneta americana (Kubo & Natori 1987), and adults of the phasmid Extatosoma tiaratum (Richards et al.
Teniendo en cuenta que Periplaneta americana es una especie plaga importante en el ambiente domestico de todo el mundo y dado que la resistencia a los insecticidas quimicos sinteticos es un fenomeno frecuente, es importante buscar otras alternativas de control y trabajar en la evaluacion de la toxicidad de nuevos productos insecticidas.
De estos, la mitad tenian reacciones positivas a acaros, y un tercio a Periplaneta americana.
Periplaneta americana is the predominant cockroach (CR) species and a major source of indoor allergens in Thailand.
However, thorough as ever, we checked it out, and it was in fact the common American cockroach, or the Periplaneta Americana, as all you entomologists know it.