Blatta lateralis is a desert species. Newly hatched larvae of cockroaches are about 3-5 mm golden,when they growing, their color gradually turns dark red. Not biting, not climbing smooth surface. They are much smaller in size, thinner in shell, smaller in size, and more suitable for small larvae of bird-catching spiders. A newly born cherry red cockroach needs about 2-3 months to reach sexual maturity.Adults generally live for 12 to 18 months.
Reproductive mode: oviposition
Life Type: Ground Habitat
Size: 0.3'' (0.8 cm)
|Adult size:||About 1'' (3 cm)|
|Temperature:||78- 82℉ (26 - 28℃)|
|Humidity：||40 - 50%|
|Feeding:||Vegetables and fruits|