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Balta bicolor

A balta cockroach at suppressed

Balta bicolor at suppressed - 23 Jan 2023
Balta bicolor at suppressed - 23 Jan 2023
Balta bicolor at suppressed - 23 Jan 2023
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Identification history

Balta bicolor 25 Jan 2023 MichaelMulvaney
Unidentified 24 Jan 2023 HelenWay

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User's notes

Body size about 12mm, if you include antennae then they are longer

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Species information

  • Not Sensitive
  • Local Native
  • Non-Invasive

Sighting information

  • 2 Abundance
  • 23 Jan 2023 06:43 PM Recorded on
  • HelenWay Recorded by

Additional information

  • 5mm to 12mm Animal size
  • Mixed Gender
  • Breeding behaviour Breeding behaviour

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  • Nearby sighting(s) of same species
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