Mini Yellow Roach

Cariblatta minima

Starter colony (15 mixed nymphs): $40 ( Not available )

Detailed Species Stats -Click-

  • Adult Size: Male: 6 mm. Female: 7 mm.
  • Climbing Abilities: All life stages can climb.
  • Flying Abilities: Cannot fly.
  • Mode of Birth: Oviparous.
  • Care Level: Advanced.
  • Temperature Requirements: 70-85 degrees Fahrenheit.
  • Air Humidity: Dry.
  • Substrate Humidity: Dry.
  • Favorite Foods: Fish pellets.
  • Locality: Homestead, Florida.

Although once considered a subspecies of Cariblatta lutea, the mini yellow cockroach has once again been elevated to species status. It is less cold tolerant than lutea, although there is a good overlap in range. This species is slightly smaller and tends to be a touch more ornate than lutea.