COCKROACHES

There are many different species of roaches within Canada; however the three most common cockroaches in Toronto are the following:

 

German Roach

Brown Banded Roach

Oriental Roach

 

 

GERMAN ROACH

    • Adults range in size from 13-16mm long
    • Colour is light brown to tan brown
    • German Roaches are the most popular roach in the world
    • Preference to warmer areas of building or home such as fridge motor and other appliances
    • Usually found in kitchen area under sink bowl and cupboards
    • Also found in the bathroom in cupboard areas
    • Will Coexist with other roaches; however, will outcompete in terms of feeding and breeding
    • Aggressive planning is needed to stop the breeding cycle

 

BROWN BANDED ROACH

brown banded roach

    • Males range in size from 13-14mm while females range in size from 11-12mm
    • Colour ranges from light brown to brown and females are darker than males
    • Found throughout all parts of structure however, prefer warmer areas of buildings
    • Will coexist  with other types of roaches such as the German roach and the Oriental roach
    • Found behind wall paper, behind picture frames, inside appliance motors, behind light switches and furniture

 

ORIENTAL ROACH

    • Adults range in size from 25mm to 32 mm in length with the females being larger than the males
    • Colour is shiny black but can vary to have a reddish brown appearance
    • Oriental roaches tend to found outdoors; however, they do tend to nest indoors
    • Mainly found in old damp basements and time to time they may come up from sewer pipes
    • In heavily infested buildings, Oriental roaches can coexist with German and Brown Band Roaches
    • These roaches take a full year to mature and signs of these roaches may not be present until the adults start to swarm in different areas of a building

 

 

THREAT TO YOU

Cockroaches carry many diseases such as salmonella poisoning through their saliva and droppings. It is necessary to have an aggressive approach in solving the problem before their populations become too difficult to control. Follow ups are also necessary and creating a solid  plan of action will be effective in reducing the pest population.

 

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