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Home Insects Cockroaches (Blattodea, several families)

Platyzosteria similis

Red-legged litter runner at suppressed

Platyzosteria similis at suppressed - 10 Feb 2021
Platyzosteria similis at suppressed - 10 Feb 2021
Platyzosteria similis at suppressed - 10 Feb 2021
Platyzosteria similis at suppressed - 10 Feb 2021
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Identification history

Platyzosteria similis 28 Feb 2021 Illilanga
Melanozosteria sp. (genus) 24 Feb 2021 MichaelMulvaney
Unidentified 19 Feb 2021 HelenCross

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2 comments

Illilanga wrote:
   28 Feb 2021
Yellow stripes on coxae are distinctive for this species.
HelenCross wrote:
   28 Feb 2021
Cool name!

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Species information

  • Not Sensitive
  • Local Native
  • Non-Invasive

Sighting information

  • 1 Abundance
  • 10 Feb 2021 09:31 PM Recorded on
  • HelenCross Recorded by

Additional information

  • 12mm to 25mm Animal size

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  • Confirmed by an expert moderator
  • Nearby sighting(s) of same species
  • GPS evidence of location
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