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2014-04-04 23:27:44

Cockroaches reportedly shut down a restaurant in Capo Beach. In connection with it, My Cleaning Products suggested a pesticide-exempt roach spray to help the public kill roaches effectively and safely. Orange County, CA (PRWEB) April 04, 2014 A restaurant in Capo Beach in Orange was shut down because of cockroaches. Details of the incident were related in a news post from patch.com dated April 02, 2014. In connection with it, green cleaning company My Cleaning Products suggested the use...

'Touched' Female Cockroaches Reproduce Faster
2014-04-02 15:53:02

North Carolina State University To speed up reproduction, there's no substitute for the tender touch of a live cockroach. That's the major takeaway from a North Carolina State University study examining whether artificial antennae – in this case, duck feathers – can mimic a cockroach antenna's capacity to hasten reproduction in cockroach females. Female cockroaches that get "touched" – by other female cockroaches and, under certain conditions, even by duck feathers that mimic...

Thirty-nine New Species Of Endemic Cockroach Discovered In Mexico And The Southwestern US
2014-02-27 10:42:29

Pensoft Publishers A genus of cockroach in the poorly studied family Corydiidae has been revised for the first time since 1920. The revision has resulted in the discovery and description of 39 new species of Arenivaga, a genus which previously held nine species. The Corydiidae family of roaches is found worldwide and its constituents are frequently found in harsh, dry habitats not usually associated with cockroaches. They are also often subterranean in their habits making their presence...

2014-01-29 23:34:48

A live cockroach was reportedly found in a cake in a Georgia restaurant. My Cleaning Products, in order to help the public safely deal with the pest, suggested a pesticide-exempt spray to kill roaches. Atlanta, GA (PRWEB) January 29, 2014 A live cockroach was recently found in one Georgia restaurant. And stating that the insect could also show up anywhere else, My Cleaning Products shared a number of tips how to kill roaches promptly and safely. A report from zanesvilletimesrecorder.com...

2014-01-17 23:00:55

There are two different types of roaches, and treating both requires the knowledge and expertise of a professional such as Horne’s. Martinez, GA (PRWEB) January 17, 2014 Cockroaches are one of the most recognized insects in the world, and it is generally accepted that they can survive a nuclear blast. There are more than 5000 species of cockroaches worldwide and the earliest fossilized cockroach dates back 280 million years – 80 million years older than the first dinosaurs. Horne’s...

An Old World Cockroach Species May Have Originated In North America
2014-01-06 08:41:55

[ Watch the Video: Cockroach Mystery - Old World Or New World? ] Gerard LeBlond for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Ectobius is the genus name for a cockroach that inhabits a large portion of northernmost Europe to southernmost Africa. Fossils of the Ectobius found in Europe, dating back 44 million years, had entomologists believing the species originated in the Old World. However, a recent discovery of four species of Ectobius in North America say otherwise. The...

Interneet Helps Turkestan Cockroaches Spread US
2013-12-09 11:51:24

[ Watch the Video: What New Cockroach Is Making Waves In The Southwest? ] Brett Smith for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Popular among reptile breeders in need of a live food source, the Turkestan cockroach has proliferated in urban areas of the southwestern United States thanks to sales over the Internet, according to a new report in Journal of Economic Entomology. "This may be the first time that an invasive urban pest species is widely distributed via the Internet and through...

2013-10-04 23:23:33

Cockroach infestation closed down a Milwaukee restaurant, said a report. My Cleaning Products recommended a product to kill roaches for good. Milwaukee, WI (PRWEB) October 04, 2013 Cockroaches were discovered in a Milwaukee food establishment. And according to a report from jsonline.com, it prompted the shut down of the said restaurant. So, stating that those pests could cause a similar or even a worse pest problem to any place, My Cleaning Products recommended a pesticide-exempt product...

Giant Cockroach Expands To The North With Discovery Of 3 New Species
2013-02-28 13:17:21

Pensoft Publishers Cockroaches (Blattodea) are an insect order remarkable in their biodiversity and distribution, with more than 4500 species known and great geographical reach. Cockroach fossils date back around 400 million years, which testifies to their great adaptability and endurance that puts them among the planet's great survivors. The cockroach genus Pseudophoraspism has has been reported from China for the first time thanks to the discovery of three new species: Pseudophoraspis...

Insects Spend A Lot Of Time Grooming
2013-02-05 04:30:20

April Flowers for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online A new study, led by North Carolina State University, shows like self-absorbed teenagers, insects spend a lot of time grooming. This grooming, specifically antennal cleaning, is a common function of insects that removes both environmental pollutants and chemicals produced by the insects themselves. Grooming helps insects maintain acute olfactory senses, the study shows, which are responsible for a host of functions such as food...


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Brown-banded Cockroach, Supella longipalpa
2013-08-14 11:59:02

The brown-banded cockroach (Supella longipalpa) is a species of cockroach that can be found in southern, northeastern, and mid-western areas of the United States and it has been introduced into Ireland and Britain. This species is more common in households than in restaurants and is often seen in living rooms or bedrooms, where water is not present, because it does not require the same amount of moisture as other species. The brown-banded cockroach reaches an average body length of .6...

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caparison
  • A cloth or covering, more or less ornamented, laid over the saddle or furniture of a horse, especially of a sumpter-horse or horse of state.
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  • To dress sumptuously; adorn with rich dress.
This word ultimately comes from the Medieval Latin 'cappa,' cloak.
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