Oriental Cockroach
Ellura
Tortoise Cockroach
Instar, dorsal, ~14mm long
 
    
Shining Cockroach (Drymaplaneta communis)Class: Animal (Animalia) - Joint Leg (Arthropoda) - Insect (Insecta)
Order: Cockroach (Blattodea)
Family: Cockroach (Blattidae)
Species: Shining Cockroach (Drymaplaneta communis)
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General Species Information:
Found on Ellura (in the Murray Mallee) & in the Adelaide Hills

Copyright © 2014- Brett & Marie Smith. All Rights Reserved. Photographed 26-Oct-2014
This species is an Australian Native Species