Hulett Response to Coronavirus. Read Here

GET STARTED

Cuban Roaches

Active Seasons

Appearance and Size Facts

  • Adults are pale green and nymphs are brown or black
  • Size: Cuban roaches can grow up to 2 inches in length
  • Commonly also referred to as the Green Banana Roach
  • Attracted to light and are strong flyers
  • Adults live in the canopies of trees, while the nymphs live on the ground below.
  • Does not normally invade homes

Behavior and Habitat of Cuban Roaches

Cuban roaches are attracted to light and are strong flyers. This roach does not normally invade homes. The Cuban cockroach, also called the Green Banana cockroach, is usually an outdoor species. They can be found in shrubbery, trees, and plants.

Signs of Infestation of Cuban Roaches

Cuban cockroaches do not breed inside and typically only enter homes when windows and doors are left open.

Tips for Prevention of Cuban Roaches

Keep outside lights off when possible and fine mesh window screens as preventative measures to discourage establishment of the Cuban cockroach.

Cuban Roach Gallery

Latest Pest Control News

What are these Swarming Insects? Termites?

What are these Swarming Insects? Termites?

Most South Floridians would agree that our climate is hot all year long. Although South Florida may not undergo the drastic changes in weather as seen in other parts of the country, there are definitely some noticeable changes. As we shift from the dry season to the wet season, and then from spring...

Read More ›
The Hulett Disinfection Service

The Hulett Disinfection Service

Finding the proper COVID-19 disinfection service is the main health concern homeowners and businesses are currently facing. Now, more than ever, residents and business owners have increased sanitation and health safety precautions due to the uncertainty posed by the virus, the disease caused by...

Read More ›
Murder Hornet – What You Need to Know

Murder Hornet – What You Need to Know

Lately, there has been much discussion about the Giant Hornet, Vespa mandarinia, also being referred to as the “Murder Hornet.” This aggressive insect is the world’s largest hornet and can be almost two inches long with a large and venomous stinger. The venom is potent enough to...

Read More ›