Shining Cockroach
Female: dorsal
Shining Cockroach
Juvenile Female
Shining Cockroach (Drymaplaneta communis)Class: Animals (Animalia) - Jointed Legs (Arthropoda) - Insects (Insecta)
Order: Cockroaches (Blattodea)
Family: Cockroach (Blattidae)     iNaturalist Observation
Species: Shining Cockroach (Drymaplaneta communis)
This Photo:     🔍Female: shining🔎

General Species Information:
Found on Ellura (in the Murray Mallee, SA), the Adelaide Hills and elsewhere

Copyright © 2015-2023 Brett & Marie Smith. All Rights Reserved. Photographed 12-Oct-2015
This species is an Australian Native Species, not listed in the SA Murray Mallee Survey of 2010.