Green-leaf Cockroach

Panchlora nivea

This little green roach is camouflaged to look like a small-lobed plant leaf. It is a strong flier and fast runner, and is thus, difficult for predators to catch.

Fact File

where to see themWhere to see them: World of the Insect
lifespanLifespan: 6 months
ecological roleEcological Role: Decomposer
habitatHabitat: Subtropical and tropical forest
dietDiet: Organic debris