The Smoky Brown Cockroach is native to the temperate regions of Asia, but they are also found in the southeastern United States, including Central Texas. Like many pests, it was probably spread through overseas shipping. We find this to be a very common cockroach found in Austin homes. Smoky-brown cockroaches require high humidity for survival. […]
The American Cockroach is native to Africa, but through commerce have spread to the United States.