Insects Database
 Insects and other Arthropoda
 Ants
 Arachnids
 Bees
 Beetles
 Booklice - Barkflies
 Bugs
 Bumblebees
 Cicadas
 Crane flies
 Dragonflies
 Earwigs
 Flies
 Isopods
 Locusts
 Mayflies
 Mecoptera
 Mosquitoes
 Moths & Butterflies
 Myriapods
 Net-winged insects
 Plant-parasitic Hemipterans
 Praying Mantises
 Termites
 Wasps
Distribution path and Subregions of Costa Rica (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - America - Central America - Costa Rica
Taxonomy for Blattidae (Oriental cockroaches) in Costa Rica
Class
Costa Rica
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 453 families, 6857 genera, 25044 species
Tree
Subclass
Costa Rica
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 450 families, 6847 genera, 25030 species
Tree
Infraclass
Costa Rica
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 428 families, 6741 genera, 24691 species
Tree
Superorder
Costa Rica
Polyneoptera (Martynov, 1923)
 44 families, 383 genera, 923 species
Tree
Order
Costa Rica
Blattodea (Latreille, 1810) (Cockroaches) - Systematics
 8 families, 66 genera, 135 species
Site
Tree
Superfamily
Costa Rica
Blattoidea (Latreille, 1810)
 4 families, 27 genera, 50 species
Tree
Group
Costa Rica
Blattoidae (Latreille, 1810)
 1 family, 3 genera, 5 species
Tree
Family
Costa Rica
Blattidae (Stephens, 1829) (Oriental cockroaches) - Systematics
 3 genera, 5 species
Site
Tree
Show Info
Genera83    worldwide
Species1.559    worldwide
Common namesOriental cockroaches, American cockroaches, Oriental Cockroach, American Cockroach
Swedish namesStorkackerlackor
AuthorStephens, 1829
Distribution
Checklists

Continents:

Eurasia
America
Africa
Australasian


Ecozones:

Nearctic


Fossils:

Cenozoic
Paleozoic
Mesozoic


World Oceans:

Atlantic Ocean


CountriesAfghanistan, Algeria, Angola, Antigua and Barbuda, Australia, Austria, Azerbaijan, Bahamas, Belize, Benin, Bolivia, Botswana, Brazil, Burkina Faso, Burundi, Cameroon, Canada, Chad, Chile, China, Colombia, Costa Rica, Croatia, Cuba, Czech Republic, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Denmark, Dominica, Dominican Republic, Ecuador, Egypt, El Salvador, Equatorial Guinea, Eritrea, Estonia, Ethiopia, Fiji, Finland, France, Gabon, Germany, Ghana, Greece, Grenada, Guatemala, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Guyana, Haiti, Hungary, India, Indonesia, Iran, Iraq, Israel, Italy, Ivory Coast, Jamaica, Japan, Kazakhstan, Kenya, Laos, Lesotho, Libya, Madagascar, Malawi, Malaysia, Maldives, Mali, Mauritania, Mexico, Micronesia, Montenegro, Morocco, Mozambique, Myanmar, Namibia, Nepal, Netherlands, New Zealand, Nigeria, Norway, Oman, Pakistan, Palestine, Panama, Papua New Guinea, Paraguay, Peru, Philippines, Poland, Portugal, Republic of the Congo, Russia, Rwanda, São Tomé and Príncipe, Saint Lucia, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines, Samoa, Saudi Arabia, Senegal, Sierra Leone, Singapore, Solomon Islands, Somalia, South Korea, Spain, Sri Lanka, Sudan, Suriname, Swaziland, Sweden, Switzerland, Syria, Taiwan, Tajikistan, Tanzania, Thailand, Togo, Tonga, Trinidad and Tobago, Tunisia, Turkey, Turkmenistan, USA, Uganda, United Arab Emirates, United Kingdom, Vanuatu, Venezuela, Vietnam, Yemen, Zambia, Zimbabwe
Taxonomic statusSynonymus of Blaberidae
Links and ReferencesBlattidae in itis.gov
Blattidae in dyntaxa.se
Blattidae in Wikipedia (English)

Species overview - Checklist for Blattidae in Costa Rica
Eurycotis biolleyi (Rehn, J. A. G., 1918)Info
Eurycotis carbonaria -> Eurycotis biolleyiInfo
Eurycotis pluto (Hebard, 1920)Info
Pelmatosilpha rotundata (Scudder, 1900)Info
Periplaneta australasiae (Fabricius, 1775)Australian CockroachInfo
5 Species in Blattidae for Costa Rica listed
Taxonomy
ClassInsecta
Insects, True insects
SubclassPterygota
Winged insects
InfraclassNeoptera
Wing-folding insects
SuperorderPolyneoptera
OrderBlattodea
Cockroaches, Termites, Cockroachs, Cockroaches and Termites
SuperfamilyBlattoidea
GroupBlattoidae
FamilyBlattidae
Oriental cockroaches, American cockroaches, Oriental Cockroach, American Cockroach
AuthorStephens, 1829

Keywords
ABCDEFGHIJKLM
NOPQRSTUVWXYZ
German Flag Blattidae
 Arthropoda (Database)
 Contact
 Copyrights
 Distribution Tree
 Glossary
 Imprint
 New pictures
 Taxonomy Tree
 Unknown insects
 Unknown spiders