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Distribution path and Subregions of Japan (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - Eurasia - Asia - Far East - East Asia - Japan
Subregions: Nansei Islands (Ryukyu Islands)
Taxonomy for Blaberidae (Giant cockroaches) in Japan
Class
Japan
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 622 families, 8913 genera, 33214 species
Tree
Subclass
Japan
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 618 families, 8893 genera, 33189 species
Tree
Infraclass
Japan
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 593 families, 8777 genera, 32839 species
Tree
Superorder
Japan
Polyneoptera (Martynov, 1923)
 52 families, 301 genera, 824 species
Tree
Order
Japan
Blattodea (Latreille, 1810) (Cockroaches) - Systematics
 13 families, 39 genera, 89 species
Site
Tree
Superfamily
Japan
Blaberoidea (Saussure, 1864)
 3 families, 19 genera, 50 species
Tree
Family
Japan
Blaberidae (Saussure, 1864) (Giant cockroaches) - Systematics
 7 genera, 16 species
Site
Tree
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Genera224    worldwide
Species2.096    worldwide
Common namesGiant cockroaches, Blaberids
Dutch namesReuzenkakkerlakken
Swedish namesJättekackerlackor
French namesBlaberidés
AuthorSaussure, 1864
Distribution
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Continents:

Eurasia
America
Africa
Oceania


Ecozones:

Nearctic
Indo-Australian region


Fossils:

Cenozoic
Paleozoic
Mesozoic


World Oceans:

Atlantic Ocean


Countries
Checklists
Afghanistan, Andorra, Angola, Antigua and Barbuda, Argentina, Australia, Bahamas, Belgium, Belize, Benin, Bhutan, Bolivia, Botswana, Brazil, Burkina Faso, Burundi, Cambodia, Cameroon, Canada, Central African Republic, Chile, China, Colombia, Comoros, Costa Rica, Cuba, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Djibouti, Dominica, Dominican Republic, Ecuador, Equatorial Guinea, Ethiopia, Fiji, France, Gabon, Gambia, Germany, Ghana, Grenada, Guatemala, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Guyana, Haiti, Honduras, India, Indonesia, Israel, Italy, Ivory Coast, Jamaica, Japan, Kazakhstan, Kenya, Laos, Lesotho, Liberia, Madagascar, Malawi, Malaysia, Mali, Mauritius, Mexico, Micronesia, Mozambique, Myanmar, Namibia, Nepal, Netherlands, New Zealand, Nicaragua, Niger, Nigeria, Norway, Palau, Panama, Papua New Guinea, Paraguay, Peru, Philippines, Portugal, Republic of the Congo, Russia, Rwanda, São Tomé and Príncipe, Saint Kitts and Nevis, Saint Lucia, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines, Samoa, Senegal, Seychelles, Sierra Leone, Singapore, Solomon Islands, Somalia, Somaliland, Spain, Sri Lanka, Sudan, Suriname, Swaziland, Sweden, Syria, Taiwan, Tanzania, Thailand, Togo, Tonga, Trinidad and Tobago, USA, Uganda, United Kingdom, Uruguay, Venezuela, Vietnam, Zambia, Zimbabwe
Links and ReferencesBlaberidae in bie.ala.org.au
Blaberidae in itis.gov
Blaberidae in dyntaxa.se
Blaberidae in Wikipedia (English)

Species overview - Checklist for Blaberidae in Japan
Corydidarum pygmaea (Karny, 1915)Info
Opisthoplatia orientalis (Burmeister, 1838)Info
Panesthia angustipennis (Illiger, 1801)Info
Panesthia angustipennis spadica (Shiraki, 1906)Info
Panesthia angustipennis yayeyamensis (Asahina, 1988)Info
Panesthia spadica -> Panesthia angustipennis spadicaInfo
Pycnoscelus surinamensis (Linnaeus, 1758)Greenhouse cockroachInfo
Rhabdoblatta formosana (Shiraki, 1906)Info
Rhabdoblatta guttigera (Shiraki, 1906)Info
Rhabdoblatta takarana (Asahina, 1967)Info
Rhabdoblatta yayeyamana (Asahina, 1967)Info
Salganea esakii (Roth, L. M., 1979)Info
Salganea taiwanensis (Roth, L. M., 1979)Info
Salganea taiwanensis ryukyuanus (Asahina, 1988)Info
Salganea taiwanensis taiwanensis (Roth, , 1979)Info
Trichoblatta pygmaea -> Corydidarum pygmaeaInfo
16 Species in Blaberidae for Japan listed
Taxonomy
ClassInsecta
Insects, True insects
SubclassPterygota
Winged insects
InfraclassNeoptera
Wing-folding insects
SuperorderPolyneoptera
OrderBlattodea
Cockroaches, Termites, Cockroachs, Cockroaches and Termites
SuperfamilyBlaberoidea
FamilyBlaberidae
Giant cockroaches, Blaberids
AuthorSaussure, 1864
 
Synonyms
Blaberiens (Saussure, 1864)
Blattidae (Bey-bienko, 1950)
Gynopeltidae (Princis, 1960)
Gynopeltididae (Princis, 1963)
Paranauphoetini (Rehn, 1951)

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