Common Roaches

American Cockroach

  • Length: 1-2 inch.

  • Typicaly light brown.

  • Yellowish band on the back of the head sometimes resembling a halo.

  • Good flyer, will jump at a chance to snack on dog food.

  • Length: 1-1.5 inch.

  • Large and dark brown.

  • Violin-shaped mark on top back just behind it's head.

  • Lives in dark secluded areas; closet, attics, garages, ect.

  • If bitten seek medical treatment immediatley.

Smokey-Brown Cockroach

  • Length: 1/2 inch.

  • Small coackraoch and has vairious shades of brown with distinctive yellow markings on it's back.

  • Good climber.

Brown-Banded Cockroach

German Cockroach

  • Length: 1/2-5/8 inch.

  • Most common cockroach world wide.

  • Attracted by the smallest crumbs.

  • likes warm and humid enviornments.

  • Reproduce fast and are usually found in crevices of your kitchen.