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Periplaneta australasiae

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Periplaneta australasiae

Summary

  • Last modified
  • 20 November 2019
  • Datasheet Type(s)
  • Host Animal
  • Preferred Scientific Name
  • Periplaneta australasiae
  • Taxonomic Tree
  • Domain: Eukaryota
  •   Kingdom: Metazoa
  •     Phylum: Arthropoda
  •       Subphylum: Uniramia
  •         Class: Insecta
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Identity

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Preferred Scientific Name

  • Periplaneta australasiae (Fabricius)

Other Scientific Names

  • Blatta australasiae Fabricius

International Common Names

  • English: Australian cockroach; cockroach, Australian
  • Spanish: cucaracha australiana
  • French: blatte australienne

Local Common Names

  • Germany: Schabe, Australische
  • Netherlands: Kakkerlak, australische
  • Norway: australsk kakerlakk

EPPO code

  • PERIAU (Periplaneta australasiae)

Taxonomic Tree

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  • Domain: Eukaryota
  •     Kingdom: Metazoa
  •         Phylum: Arthropoda
  •             Subphylum: Uniramia
  •                 Class: Insecta
  •                     Order: Dictyoptera
  •                         Suborder: Blattaria
  •                             Family: Blattidae
  •                                 Genus: Periplaneta
  •                                     Species: Periplaneta australasiae