What is another word for cockroach?

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[ kˈɒkɹə͡ʊt͡ʃ], [ kˈɒkɹə‍ʊt‍ʃ], [ k_ˈɒ_k_ɹ_əʊ_tʃ]

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The cockroach, scientifically known as Blattella germanica, is a common and often feared household insect. While there are countless types of cockroaches, the common German cockroach is the most commonly encountered. These small, brown and tan insects are the smallest member of the cockroach family and can be found in virtually any type of environment. While they can be pesky, cockroaches are not naturally harmful.

Cockroaches are partly scavengers and partly predators. They feed mainly on dead or decaying matter but will also eat fresh food if necessary.

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