Periplaneta americana

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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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Generally, these are American cockroach (Periplaneta americana) and the German cockroach (Blattella germanica) as reported by Gonzalez-Domenech et al., (2012).
Sun et al., "Protective effect of an extract from Periplaneta americana on hematopoiesis in irradiated rats," International Journal of Radiation Biology, vol.
Cockroaches (Periplaneta americana (L.), Dictyoptera: Blattidae) as carriers of bacterial pathogens, Khorramshahr County, Iran.
Nucleotide and deduced amino acid sequence of RPS23 cDNA from Periplaneta americana. The start codon is indicated with bold and the stop codon is indicated both with bold and an asterisk.
Efficacy of Annona squamosa leaf extract as an insecticide against Cockroach (Periplaneta americana).
Sutherland, "Activity rhythms in the American cockroach, Periplaneta americana," Journal of Insect Physiology, vol.
nov., a methanol- and methylamine-reducing methanogen from the hindgut of the cockroach periplaneta americana. International Journal of Systematic and Evolutionary Microbiology, 50 (Pt 6; 1989-99)
Of these, Blattella germanica (German cockroach), Periplaneta americana (American cockroach), and B.
In China, totally 25.7% of allergy patients are skin prick test (SPT) positive to the American CR (Periplaneta americana, Per a) and 18.7% SPT positive to the German CR (Blattella germanica, Bla g) [3].
La especie mas frecuente fue Periplaneta americana (Linneaus) ya que se colecto en 242 de los 400 sitios muestreados; seguida por Blattella germanica (Linneaus) que se encontro en 117 sitios y Blattella asahinai Mizukubo en 87 sitios; en menor frecuencia Supella longipalpa (Fabricius) en 25 sitios; Blatta lateralis Servilleen 10 sitios y Pycnoscelus surinamensis (Linneaus) la cual se colecto unicamente en 6 sitios.Todas las especies fueron colectadas en el interior de los domicilios a excepcion de P.
Segun VIANNA et al., (2001), el aumento en la temperatura afecta el desarrollo de Periplaneta americana, reduciendo la duracion del periodo embrionario.
graveolens against Periplaneta americana (Linnaeus) and Musca domestica L., important vector of diseases, and Tribolium castaneum, an insect causing serious damage to stored grain products.