Habit: Nocturnal, primarily infests areas close to food, moisture, and warmth. Most commonly cockroaches are found in and around apartments, homes, supermarkets, and restaurants.
Diet: Cockroaches are scavengers and eat almost anything.
Reproduction: Females can produce one egg capsule every 20 to 25 days. Each capsule contains from 18 to 48 eggs. Newborns become adults in as little as 36 days. Adults can live up to one year.
• Extremely heavy infestations are not uncommon.
• They are often found a boards ships