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Blaberus giganteus  (Linnaeus, 1758)
Taxonomic Serial No.: 186008

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
       
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Species  
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  Current Standing: valid  
       
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  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  
       

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
       
 KingdomAnimalia  – Animal, animaux, animals  
    SubkingdomBilateria   
       InfrakingdomProtostomia   
          SuperphylumEcdysozoa   
             PhylumArthropoda  – Artrópode, arthropodes, arthropods  
                SubphylumHexapoda  – hexapods  
                   ClassInsecta  – insects, hexapoda, inseto, insectes  
                      SubclassPterygota  – insects ailés, winged insects  
                         InfraclassNeoptera  – modern, wing-folding insects  
                            SuperorderPolyneoptera   
                               OrderBlattodea  – cockroaches, termites  
                                  SuperfamilyBlaberoidea   
                                     FamilyBlaberidae  – giant cockroaches  
                                        SubfamilyBlaberinae   
                                           GenusBlaberus Serville, 1831  
                                              SpeciesBlaberus giganteus (Linnaeus, 1758)  
       

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  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
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  Reference for: Blaberus giganteus   
       
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  Author(s)/Editor(s): Vickery, Vernon R., and Keith McE. Kevan  
  Publication Date: 1985   
  Article/Chapter Title: The Grasshoppers, Crickets, and Related Insects of Canada and adjacent regions. Ulonota: Dermaptera, Cheleutoptera, Notoptera, Dictuoptera, Grylloptera, and Orthoptera   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: The Insects and Arachnids of Canada, part 14   
  Page(s): 918   
  Publisher: Agriculture Canada   
  Publication Place: Ottawa, Canada   
  ISBN/ISSN: 0-66011-749-5   
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  Reference for: Blaberus giganteus   
       

 Geographic Information
       
  Geographic Division: Caribbean  
    North America  
    South America  
       
  Jurisdiction/Origin: Canada, Incidental  
    Continental US, Introduced  
 

 

   

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