Periplaneta americana (Linnaeus, 17…

Species in GBIF Backbone Taxonomy

AnimaliaArthropodaInsectaBlattodeaBlattidaePeriplaneta

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Full Name

Periplaneta americana (Linnaeus, 1758)

Common names

  • American cockroach eng
  • american cockroach, ship cockroach eng
  • Bombay canary eng
  • more

Synonyms

Taxonomic status

Accepted species

Basionym

Blatta americana Linnaeus, 1758

Habitat

Not marine, Terrestrial

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Distributions

Text based distributions present in some sources.

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Classification

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kingdom
Animalia
phylum
Arthropoda
class
Insecta
order
Blattodea
family
Blattidae
genus
Periplaneta
species
Periplaneta americana
 
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Bibliography

Linnaeus (1758) Systema naturae 1, ed. 10, Holmiae

Linnaeus. 1758. Systema naturae 1, ed. 10, Holmiae 424

Princis (1966) In Beier [Ed.]. Blattariae: Suborbo [sic] Blattoidea. Fam.: Blattidae, Nocticolidae.: Orthopterorum Catalogus, W. Junk, s'Gravenhage(8)

Princis. 1966. In Beier [Ed.]. Blattariae: Suborbo [sic] Blattoidea. Fam.: Blattidae, Nocticolidae. Orthopterorum Catalogus, W. Junk, s'Gravenhage(8):405

Princis. 1966. In Beier [Ed.]. Blattariae: Suborbo [sic] Blattoidea. Fam.: Blattidae, Nocticolidae. Orthopterorum Catalogus, W. Junk, s'Gravenhage(8):418

Rehn, J. A. G. 1902. 5

Known issues

There are known issues with this name usage:

  • basionym relation derived

Source information

This backbone name usage is included because it was found in another checklist at the time the backbone was built. The primary source name usage (115514876) has since been removed from the portal.

Record history

This record was last modified on Apr 13, 2016.