White-banded Cockroach
Brown Balta Cockroach
Desert Mid-lined Cockroach (Zonioploca medilinea)Class: Animals (Animalia) - Jointed Legs (Arthropoda) - Insects (Insecta)
Order: Cockroaches (Blattodea)
Family: Cockroach (Blattidae)     iNaturalist Observation
Species: Desert Mid-lined Cockroach (Zonioploca medilinea)
This Photo:     Adult

Thank you David Rentz & Matthew Connors for confirming the id of this species for us

General Species Information:
Found on Ellura (in the Murray Mallee, SA) and elsewhere
David says in his book "A distinctive species: No other has a single midline stripe".
This is the 1st record for this species in South Australia on the ALA website (www.ala.org.au).

Copyright © 2015-2023 Brett & Marie Smith. All Rights Reserved. Photographed 10-Oct-2015
This species is an Australian Native Species, not listed in the SA Murray Mallee Survey of 2010.