Size : About 1/2-inch in length.
Color : Brown.
It is recognized by the two dark, longitudinal stripes on the "shield" at the front of the body under
which the head is located.
The German cockroach is the most prolific breeder among all cockroaches. Each egg capsule
can contain up to 40 eggs and development from egg to adult can occur in as little as 45 days.
Like all cockroaches, it is omnivorous and will eat virtually anything people will and many things
In homes, this pest will first locate itself in bathrooms and the kitchen, as close as possible to
food and moisture sources. It spends about 80 percent of its time resting in cracks and voids.