Cockroach control can be the reason for a headache sometimes, They are fast, they carry the virus, bacterias, disturb you and your family everywhere you go in your house. Even when you are sleeping at night they would love to be with you. Hello, everyone, I am Sishir Ahmed and today we are going to talk about types of cockroaches.
There is various types of cockroaches in the world, more than 4,500 species of cockroaches can be found. 30 cockroach species are familiar with humans. There are some major types of cockroaches that we encounter, they are:
1. German cockroach: German cockroaches are 1.1 to 1.6 cm. long, it is colored almost black. It has also two dark streaks which are roughly parallel. It loves to stay in a warm climate; favorite food is sugar, meat, starches etc. They grow from eggs and become adult in 40/60 days.
2. Brown-banded cockroach: They can be 10 to 14 mm. long, it is colored mostly light brown and blackish. They eat nearly everything they can find. A male cockroach has wings that cover it abdomen and female dont have their abdomen covered fully.
3. Death’s head cockroach: They can be 7.5 cm. long, it gets it to name from the shield like part of his head. They are omnivores; they feed on feces and sometimes on woods. This species also cannot climb smooth vertical surfaces, such as glass.
4. Australian cockroach: They can be 23 to 35 mm. long, it is colored brown overall. Originated probably from Africa. They eat all the human foods and some others. It likes warmer climates.
5. American cockroach: They can be 7mm. long in size; they normally eat cheese, tea, leather, bakery products etc. They are colored reddish brown. They normally stay in moist areas. They can live from 90 days to 706 days long.
So, those were some basic cockroaches we encounter in our daily life. We all know they spread disease, they are fatal to humans, you will try everything to destroy them but they will keep coming. The best solution for Cockroach control is to call for a pest control service. For Bangladesh, I recommend Jahan pest control service. Jahan pest control are verified experience pest control service provider.