Oriental Cockroach

Appearance

Males have wings covering 3/4 of their body, and females have very short wings.

Color

Dark brown or black.

Size

Approximately one inch long.

Habitat

They are commonly found in basements, crawl spaces and areas between the soil and foundation. They will often enter buildings through sewer pipes.

Interesting Facts

Despite having wings, oriental cockroaches are unable to fly.

How Does Batzner Get Rid of Oriental Cockroaches?

A Batzner Service Professional will come to your property to identify the source of the Oriental cockroaches and determine the proper treatment method.

What steps can I take to control or prevent Oriental Cockroaches?

Good sanitation practices will help to control the cockroach population.

Related Blogs

Can Pests Trigger Allergies and Asthma?
Top 10 Pests of 2015
Cockroaches Can Cost Your Business More than Just Your Reputation
Brush up on Winter Pest Prevention
Batzner’s Racing Cockroaches Return
Asthmatic and Allergic Reactions to Common Pests 
Spring into Action against Roaches 
Wisconsin cockroaches to watch out for
Cockroach allergen causes asthma in children
Cockroaches carry bacteria that can contaminate your food and make you sick!
Experts warn cockroaches pose serious health concerns
Keep your holiday decorations free from pests

Get a free estimate from Batzner

We just need a little bit more information from you, and you will be one step closer to being pest free.

  • Property Type

  • Preferred Method of Contact

  • Answer to be entered into a drawing for a $25 gift card

Other Types of Cockroaches


American cockroach
American cockroach

American cockroaches are the largest of the periodomestic cockroaches

Learn More
Brownbanded cockroach
Brownbanded cockroach

Small species of cockroach

Learn More
German cockroach
German cockroach

Has two distinct parallel bands running the length of its pronotum.

Learn More