The male is longer measure about 14 mm, while the female was about 12 mm. The male is pale brown to brown, while the female is darker, they have two yellow stripes on the pronotum (thoracic). The wings of the female are small does not entirely cover the abdomen, those of the male are long and completely cover the abdomen..
The brown-banded cockroach is omnivorous insects, so it feeds on various foods, it is easily in the home
The brown-banded cockroach can hide anywhere in the house, but will have a strong preference for warmer areas (above 27 ° C) dry place, such as ceilings, moldings, ceiling (O ‘ Gee) and the engine of household appliances.
The female carries the eggs in an ootheca (Hull are locked in which eggs) that glue in furniture, under shelves, etc.. The average female will produce about 14 egg pods, each containing about 10 to 18 eggs.