The bug we love to hate

Wolkomir, Richard
December 1992
National Wildlife (World Edition);Dec91/Jan92, Vol. 31 Issue 1, p34
Probes the great evolutionary success of the much-maligned cockroach. Study of cockroaches by entomologist Richard Brenner of the USDA Medical and Veterinary Entomology Research Laboratory; Description of different cockroach species; How they exploit their changing environments; Types of things they eat; How cockroaches may have began to live with human ancestors; Reproductive prowess; Difficulties in controlling cockroaches; More.


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