Research Reports: Two Neotropical Cockroaches of the Genus Ischnoptera (Dictyoptera: Blattellidae) Established in Florida

Thomas H. Atkinson, John R. Mangold, P. G. Koehler


Ischnoptera bilunata Saussure, previously known from northern Argentina, Paraguay, and southern Brazil, and Ischnoptera nox Hebard, known from Panama, are now established in Florida. Redescriptions of both species, diagnostic characters, and a key for their identification are presented.

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