Colossal Roach

Blaberus colosseus “Peru”


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Mixed nymphs: $4/each
Starter colony (8 mixed nymphs): $25


Detailed Species Stats -Click-

  • Adult Size: Male: 65 mm. Female: 75 mm.
  • Climbing Abilities: All life stages cannot climb.
  • Flying Abilities: Cannot fly.
  • Mode of Birth: Ovoviviparous.
  • Care Level: Easy.
  • Temperature Requirements: 70-85 degrees Fahrenheit.
  • Air Humidity: Not picky.
  • Substrate Humidity: Moist.
  • Favorite Foods: Not picky.
  • Locality: None.

The Peruvian strain of colossal roach dwarves many other species, though it is still smaller than the giant cave roach. Adult female Peruvian colossal roaches are roughly the same size as the giant cave roach, though, and this species is much easier to keep. Though shy, it is also better for handling than the giant cave roach. C