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American Cockroach

Periplaneta americana


Brown cockroach, about one inch long, rolled inverted and near death, kicking its legs in a futile reaction to an assault by decomposers who didn't have the decency to wait until the decomposee had expired before starting their work.


Insular tropical mixed lowland forest.


Spotted in the middle of the trail along the upper switchbacks pf Kealia Trail.

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Allen Hoof
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Allen Hoof

Hawaii, USA

Spotted on Apr 23, 2020
Submitted on Apr 24, 2020

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