There are more than 3500 species of cockroaches in the world. Two main species found in the UAE – The American Cockroach (Periplaneta Americana) and the German Cockroach (Blatella Germanica).
Cockroaches, in general, are flat and oval with six legs and a pair of antennae. German cockroaches range in size from ½ inch to 5/8 of an inch long. They are light brown to tan in color and often distinguished by two dark stripes down their back.
The German cockroach loves a hot and humid environment, such as a kitchen. German cockroachesRead more