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Giant Cave Cockroach

Blaberus colosseus

Description:

Huge cockroach about 7 cm long (2.76 inches) in the mosquito net in my cabin in the jungle.

Habitat:

Peruvian Amazon near Iquitos

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Giant Cave Roach
Blaberus colosseus


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5 Comments

LuisStevens
LuisStevens 8 years ago

Thank you Stephen Solomons

LuisStevens
LuisStevens 8 years ago

Thank you Walking Leaf for the ID

StephenSolomons
StephenSolomons 8 years ago

nice

LuisStevens
LuisStevens 9 years ago

Yes it looks nicer than other cockroaches but its big size was menacing

Gerardo Aizpuru
Gerardo Aizpuru 9 years ago

Actually this one is very nice compare to other species.

LuisStevens
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LuisStevens

Indiana, Loreto, Peru

Spotted on Sep 20, 2008
Submitted on Jul 5, 2012

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