Daily Decay (10th January 2018)

Daily Decay (10th January 2018): American Cockroach (Periplaneta americana) being scavenged by Destructive Trailing Ants (Trichomyrmex destructor) (?) @ Tampines

Daily Decay (4th January 2018)

Daily Decay (4th January 2018): American Cockroach (Periplaneta americana) being scavenged by Destructive Trailing Ants (Trichomyrmex destructor) (?) @ Tampines

American Cockroach


American Cockroach (Periplaneta americana)
Tampines, 11th June 2011

This cockroach was found on the pavement, and was probably killed when someone stepped on it.

Despite its name, this species is thought to have originated from tropical Africa.