Fighting German and American cockroaches in Kuwait and spraying all kinds of cockroaches in Kuwait
There are more than 3,500 species of cockroaches
exist in the world. Fortunately, only four
The species lives in the northern part of the United States
join! These four types are: German,
Brown ray (also known as cockroach
brown striped and brown scale cockroach), and
oriental (also known as water bugs),
And the American cockroaches that roam the world,
Living with people almost everywhere
the whole earth.
The presence of cockroaches in the house
Concerns home residents and
of apartments. Part of this concern
This is because a lot of people don't like to have any of them
Bug in the house. Also, there is an error
Believing that cockroaches only live
Dirty houses, then there is a negative stigma
It is related to their possession. Many people know
I'm ashamed to admit that they are involved
Your house with cockroaches.
Simply the fact is that cockroaches
They live in places of all ethnic groups and with
People of all social classes. does not
home business well do not want
We say the person will get it automatically
Invasion Likewise, cleaning
Taher does not prevent you from getting cockroaches.
Because they are usually taken to a place of residence
that are not spread through activities
Human rights, even clean housing can be
However, a clean and orderly home does not do that
It will contain as many cockroaches as the mirror house
Messy and dirty, because there is less
Food for cockroaches to eat and less
hiding places. Other factors such as
Moisture, leaky faucets, etc
Water sources are very important factors
affect infection levels. you will know
How to modify these factors to turn off
Infestation of cockroaches in the fifth chapter.
cockroaches and health
food poisoning. do you know about him
That cockroaches have been involved in cases
Salmonella food poisoning? also
They can be carriers of staphylococcus, streptococcus,
coliforms and other bacterial pathogens in
The main cause of cockroaches
It harbors and transmits pathogens
is that they eat practically everything, including
Leftovers in kitchen waste and in
Cat litter box. after eating,
Disease bacteria can be preserved
in the gastrointestinal tract for a month or more. Plus
Late, food for humans or utensils
Kitchen utensils can be contaminated with feces
(Excrement) cockroaches. cockroaches
It can transmit microbes automatically
Walking on bacteria-filled materials
Then when you walk on the dishes and on
Allergies and asthma. some people
Allergy to cockroaches. in infested homes
From cockroaches and proteins in
Crushed fragments of cockroach body
And in the feces they become one of the components
dust in the house. after breathing
Dust in a house full of cockroaches and children
And adults who are allergic to dust develop
Allergy symptoms are similar to fever symptoms
Hay: runny nose, itchy eyes, sneezing.
Some people who are allergic to
Cockroaches can have asthma, which can also be
A life-threatening medical condition. asthma
Characterized by a chronic disorder of the lungs
due to airway obstruction. The
Asthma symptoms include coughing, wheezing, and difficulty
when you breathe. More severe asthma attacks
can cause death
Nearly 20 million Americans
He suffers from asthma which has grown tremendously in him
past decades. There are ethnic differences in
Incidence and mortality associated with asthma.
Children who live in an urban neighborhood, in
High density housing, in particular
African American and Hispanic children have more
chance of developing asthma. Although asthma can
Be caused by different possibilities and allergens
From cockroaches in a large indoor environment
Asthma triggers. Investigations
Scientific studies have shown that 23 to 60 percent
Percent of people living in urban areas
Asthma are allergic to cockroaches.
About 50 percent of cases
Asthma due to allergy. Studies
showed that most people with asthma
Who are allergic to allergens of cockroaches
He'll have an asthma attack after just one
Inhalation of allergens. Others are possible
Asthma triggers include mites and skin
Dry from animals, mold and tobacco smoke.
People with asthma may react with more
Identify and reduce allergens
Exposure to all allergens is essential
Effectively control asthma.
For people who are allergic to
Allergens of cockroaches, take steps to
Reduce or eliminate cockroach populations
It will help reduce exposure to allergens and
It can prevent asthma attacks.
Can I control
You might be wondering, “Can I myself
Trying to control cockroaches in my house, or
Do I need a pesticide? rent a service
For pest control can be useful as
Part of your cockroach control program,
Especially if you have a severe injury
and/or does not want to deal with pesticides. the use
It also requires safe clothing from pesticides
Appropriate protective equipment and some equipment may be required
The main advantage of do it yourself
It is cost saving. Another advantage is that
You know your house better than a person
Unknown. For example, do you know where
Cockroaches hiding areas, since then
You are there often, you can
Better monitor progress and evaluate efforts
control. In addition to insecticide treatments
They are only one aspect of cockroach control,
These may be pest control companies
Don't select other important tactics
necessary for effective control.
Did you know that most pesticides
Registered for cockroach control
General purpose insecticide? Insecticides for
General use can be used without training
Especially, although it is still important to read and
Follow label instructions. some
Manufacturers mark their own insecticides for
Cockroach control "used only by technicians
Testimonials", which means you don't
You can use it only if you have taken
Training and pass an exam to get it
State license to use it. The
Most of the products are for professional use
It is marketed to professionals
Even these pest control managers
Products not found in supermarkets,
In hardware stores, or discount stores in
Where might you go first to try it
buy them. But there are very effective products—
Some are identical to those sold in
Professionals - who may
You can find it locally.
Whether you want to do it yourself
Or you want to hire a professional, you need to know
What are the most effective products and how to use them
in a safe and effective manner. you will know
About them in chapters 6-9 of this guide.
But do not skip chapters 2 to 5. In these chapters
You will learn the secrets to make sure that
The control program is a success.
Since cockroaches adapt very quickly,
The most effective type of cockroach control
Use several methods simultaneously to reduce
Cockroach populations. specialists
Pest control farms used this
way for years. This method of multiple tactics
It's called Integrated Pest Management (IPM).
The basic components of MIP are:
1) Identify the pest.
2) Understand biology and behavior
from the plague.
3) Determine if control is needed.
4) Determine all control measures that are
appropriate to the specific situation,
Including measures without chemicals or with
5) implement safe monitoring tactics and
6) Evaluation of control efforts.
When dealing with cockroaches, this method
From IPM includes first monitoring
To find pest types and find out where
The injury is localized before it is applied
treatments. Then it would be nice if you
Look at the same areas to see how well they work
It was your control program. prevent them from entering
Using good health practices that cover
cracks and crevices, carefully place the grafts,
Use of insect growth regulators
With low toxicity insecticides are tactics
It will put the cockroach problem under control.
Regardless of whether you decide to do it for or not
on your own or if you decide to hire a
Pest control to help you with the application
For pesticides, this guide will introduce tactics
From the basic control needed to eliminate
Cockroaches in your home. If every file
Control tactics, cuts can be achieved
A large number of cockroaches. The
Complete removal is possible
know your enemy
The first step to pest control
It is knowing the type of pest you are dealing with.
Prefer each type of domestic cockroach
Different area in the dwelling, so
It is important to determine the type of cockroach
For the best control. cockroach epidemic
It has individuals of different sizes, including
To adult winged cockroaches (usually)
That breed and individual cockroaches
immature without wings crickets immature and
Adults, unlike other insects, for example
Butterflies live in the same habitat and eat
The same meals.
Immature cockroaches, known as
Nymphs are smaller than adults and children
They come out of the capsules, which are deposited by the adult female.
As the nymph grows, it loses its "skin" or exoskeleton.
So that it can grow larger. every stage
nymphal is larger than its predecessor, and
Adult after the last nymph stage. Figure 2-
2 shows the life cycle (egg, nymph, adult)
German cockroach. Although it only appears
Two stages of nymphal, the German cockroach has
At least six. Each type of cockroach has
Unique number of immature stages (see chapter
All stages can be selected, but
Characteristics of adults are larger and more
different, so let's focus on it
identify adults. Refer to parts
The body of an adult cockroach is in Figure 2-3.
head. On top of cockroaches
Parts of the mouth used for chewing or
Scrape food that is too large
Let the cockroach swallow it whole. cockroaches
They have a pair of compound eyes, but they have
Poor vision but they can
know your enemy
Figure 2-2. cockroach life cycle
German, similar to other types of
Figure 2-3. body compositions
US Department of Agriculture
cockroach control guide
Easily distinguishes between light and dark.
You may have noticed that these pests
It is nocturnal (active at night and hidden
today) because it is photophilous. other
The structure on the head is a pair of long antennae,
Very well developed, their sensory organs
They use it to detect smells and vibrations in the air.
Inside their heads they have a small mind
It coordinates the various functions of the body.
chest. In the rib cage, all cockroaches have
Three pairs of legs. mostly adults
Domestic species have two pairs of wings,
Although there is only one species, the oriental cockroach,
It has poorly developed wings in both sexes. still
The winged species is poor in flight, but it has
Excellent operating skills. many types
Cockroaches can defy the law of gravity
And pass through the wall or ceiling.
They have a large chest structure in
In the form of a plate directly behind the head. he is
Structure, Prylotum, And Color Patterns Which
Distinguish some types of cockroaches, that's right
It is an important anatomical feature.
abdomen. Keeps the cockroach belly
Reproductive system. eggs locked
In a hard capsule that protects them from drying out. The
Female of a kind, German cockroach, shipping
The capsule with it until almost eggs
ready to go. See Table 2-1 for what
Public places where you can find eggs
of all kinds. cockroaches do not appear
Father's care and can be a cannibal, for them
They eat their young if there is no food available. that they
They also eat wounded cockroaches and
At the end of the abdomen, there is a pair of cercis
Projections that are your sensory organs.
cercis works in a similar way to that of
Pneumatic, detecting vibrations through the air or
flat. cercis are directly related to Cockroach legs by ganglia
From the abdomen (such as the second brain), the
It is an important adaptation for survival.
When a cockroach "feels" the presence
cercis, their legs start to run, even before
until the brain receives a signal. as soon as one
The cockroach starts running, you have to be
fast enough to catch it.
Select your cockroaches
Use the following or those pictures
Found on the back cover
From a guide to identify your cockroaches.
If you find a rare cockroach, take it to a
Insect scientist to get to know him. to remember,
This guide only talks about cockroaches
Common found in northern states.
Southern states have all these cockroaches and
cockroach control guide
(J. Kalish 1995)
Figure 3-1. “Ouch...a cockroach in our dinner! Crush it my love, Crush it! "
Cockroaches are very primitive insects.
Their ancestors lived 200-350 million years ago.
Years in the Carboniferous, even before
dinosaurs. This geological period sometimes
It's called "crickets time" because
It was abundantly available. At this time, the climate
The earth was warm and humid, perfect conditions
to multiply vigorously. anyway
Now the weather is cooler and
Less humidity, types of cockroaches today
Today they are surprisingly similar to these
Preserved in fossils from a very distant past.
In general, cockroaches adapt
To live with people you need four things
Living successfully in a house. They need
Water, food, shelter and warmth. when we were
We do our daily activities (cooking,
eat, bathe), we give it to them
These requirements and this is the cause of cockroaches
They live well with us. cockroaches
They will not generally live well in a
vacant housing All different cockroaches
It has slightly different needs, which
It will help you know where to inspect until then
Then include this information in your efforts
Behavior and Habitat
The cockroach is very powerful. The
A cockroach can only grow on crumbs and cans
Survive for two weeks without food and water. The
Cockroaches often live in cracks and crevices
So small that we can easily bypass it
for height. Since they are such good survivors, it is
It is necessary to have a good basic knowledge of
Cockroach life cycle and behavior
and their habitat before attempting any method
control. Information about how long
How long do cockroaches live, and the number of their eggs
They are called their life cycle. habits
Or the things they do throughout their lifecycle
They can consider their behavior. The
Where do cockroaches live and eat?
He calls his home. life cycle behavior
And it will go to the habitat of every type of cockroach
Describe in detail.
life cycle. The
The German cockroach has
to produce offspring.
The female produces a
capsule (the term
world ootheca) contains 30-40 eggs.
The female holds the capsule for approximately
Three weeks until the day the young hatch.
Then it hides before it releases its capsule.
This behavior reduces some of the potential damage to
The female and her eggs. German cockroaches
Immature (nymphs) grow rapidly when
The conditions are favorable. nymphs that come out
From the capsules, her skin falls off (shedding).
skin) six or seven times in about 60 days.
After moving last time, it was cockroaches
Adults come out with full wings and sex
German female cockroach can
Produces up to eight capsules and over 300
Totally puppies! If half of the nymphs are female,
Each of them produces 300 and a half nymphs
Of these female nymphs, each produces
300 mermaids... I think you started with that
Get an idea! In theory it is possible that German female cockroach produces more than
100,000 cockroaches a year! (Fig. 3-3)
behavior and habitat. The
German cockroaches hang out or congregate
In hot, humid and dark places
They are close to food and water. love the
Porous surfaces such as wood, paper, or
Cardboard is much better than non-existent surfaces
Porous like metal. cockroaches "Mark"
These porous surfaces with pheromone
The assembly present in their feces. pheromone
It is a chemical produced by a cockroach
It affects the behavior of other cockroaches. he is
Aggregation pheromone attracts other cockroaches,
Especially in the immature stages
Young children, who usually stay in this
Hidden places to grow. These cockroaches
Little ones don't need to venture into the rest
world for food because they eat from
Excrement of adult cockroaches. some examples
From the places where they meet in the cracks
and indentations in countertops, in cabinets
of wood, in wall cavities and in
ceilings, in and around refrigerators,
In electric dishwashers, stoves and washing machines
Clothes dryers and water heaters.
German cockroaches are great
Need water and more vulnerable to it
Found infested kitchens or bathrooms. yes
Food, water and shelter are provided,
Cockroaches can multiply
quickly when the temperature is warm.
When any of these are restricted or canceled
Sources, the population can grow and even
can be lacking.
inspection. Check for cockroaches
German (dead or alive), cockroach excrement
(See Figure 3-10), shed or shed skins
And check for empty capsules. concentrate on
Efforts in areas not covered
From high humidity where
Water (kitchens and bathrooms). Use sticky traps
To detect injuries and help in the calculation
How big is the cockroach problem?
cockroach brown ray
life cycle. The capsule containing
13-18 eggs, stuck in the hidden places in
Habitat, like furniture, behind
Paintings, walls and ceilings. children come out
From capsule in about 50 days. In the
Spawning life (about six months), and
Female brown striped cockroach (also known as
Like the brown striped cockroach and
brown strip) can deposit up to 14 capsules.
The nymphs shed their skin six to eight times
In the period of five to six months before departure
Like a sexually mature adult with wings already
advanced. Male brown striped cockroach
They fly easily when disturbed.
A female cockroach has only one brown striped
Production capacity of approximately 250
Puppies. But because of the long time it takes
Nymphs become sexually adults
Mature, large populations do not reproduce As fast as the German cockroach.
Also, because the capsules are stuck in things
from the environment, prone to drought,
To be attacked by fungi and other factors
Deaths that contribute to
Low reproduction rate. cockroach infestation
Brown rays are less common than those in
behavior and habitat. The
The largest population of striped cockroaches
Coffee can be found in areas of higher altitude
Temperatures. They don't need the same amount of water
German cockroaches breed
Often in the driest places. Often
They are located at or above eye level
Above, like cabinets, around
Closet compartments, back
crates, in warm areas near engines
Refrigerators, electric clocks and televisions.
Other favorite habitat places are those
About armrests and
Kitchen table, about the things on the
walls and showers. It could be your capsules
Found stuck on rough surfaces as in
Ornate walls and ceilings but also
It can be found around the utility room
Kitchen (laundry), desks, tables and in
Other furniture (Fig. 3-5).
inspection. Searching operations
Similar to that of German cockroaches, but
Also look for feces and skins left behind,
Live or dead cockroaches and capsules
Paste them in the places on
higher and drier regions. Since cockroaches
The brown streak takes longer to develop and
Incubation of eggs, it is especially important
Watch them for a long time.
from life. a
less than offspring
or brown bar. she
up to eight
one per year)
are produced in
winter is cold,
As in Nebraska.
number of offspring
It can be very low
Like 16, what
is the number
the eggs in it