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Abstract

The distribution of the Orthopteroidea in Tenerife, Canary Islands, Spain.

Abstract

The 13 cockroaches mentioned in this list of the Orthopteroidea, of which the distribution in Tenerife is reviewed, include 8 that are stated to be domestic. These are Blattella germanica (L.), Blatta orientalis L., Periplaneta americana (L.), P. australasiae (F.), P. brunnea Burm., Leucophaea maderae (F.), Pycnoscelus surinamensis (L.) and Leurolestes circumvagans (Burm.).