Oriental Cockroaches

Oriental Cockroaches’ wings are short (do not reach the end of the abdomen) and almost completely absent in the female

Shiny dark brown to black

1-1.25 inches long

Oriental Cockroaches prefers cool, moist habitats

Commonly found in extremely filthy areas around sewers, dumpsters, or other types of organic refuse

Oriental cockroaches are not common in homes

May move indoors during colder months seeking warmer temperatures and food through openings in the foundation

Granular bait applications to exterior perimeter

Gel baits in or around drains and in basements