Cockroaches are mostly active at night. If they are seen during the day, it is usually because their hiding places are overcrowded due to a large population or there is a shortage of food and water supply. They pose a health risk due to their habit of roaming through sewers, urinals, garbage and rubbish. They consume food and faeces of man and animals, harbouring diseases such as Salmonella, Diarrhoea.
The German Cockroach is light tan to medium brown with two dark bands on the thorax. They grow to be about 10-15mm long
Females produce one egg capsule every 3-4 weeks. Each capsule contains 25-45 eggs. The female will carry the egg capsule with her until it is ready to hatch. The young (nymphs) will be able to breed in as little as 36 days. Adult German cockroaches can live up to one year.
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