Live outdoors and active at night. Attracted to exterior lights and sometimes brought indoors on firewood. Males wings are longer than it's body and fly. Females have short wings and do not fly.
Found in cool damp areas like basements, crawlspaces, sewers, and under leaves. Can survive freezing temp. for long durations. Spreads at least 33 kinds of bacteria.
Enjoys warm locations above 80 degrees, found in walls, behind door moldings, and prefer higher locations like upper cabinets.
Will feed on anything, including soap, glue and toothpaste. Prefer warm, humid places. Typically found in commercial kitchens and bathrooms.
Most common cockroach found in sewers. Prefers warm, moist, and dark areas and common in large commercial buildings. Often enter through drains and sewers.