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Blatta

(blat'ă),
A genus of insects (family Blattidae) that includes the abundant oriental cockroach, Blatta orientalis. The dried insect yields antihydropin, a diuretic principle.
[L. cockroach]

Blatta

(blat'a) [L. blatta, cockroach]
A genus of cockroaches (family Blattidae). See: cockroach

Blatta orientalis

See: oriental cockroach
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Irma Taddia, "Ethiopian Source Material and Colonial Rule in the Nineteenth Century: The Letter to Menilik (1899) by Blatta Gabra Egzi'abeher," Journal of African History 34 (Cambridge, 1993): 493-516.
Candidatus Rhabdochlamydia crassificans, an intracellular bacterial pathogen of the cockroach Blatta orientalis (Insecta: Blattodea).
Blatta Orientalis is a dark or brownish-coloured, medium- sized cockroach which favours living in domestic houses.
Seven species were tested for behavioral alterations: Periplaneta americana, Periplaneta australasiae, Periplaneta brunnea, Blatta orientalis, Supella longipalpa, Diploptera punctata, and Blattella germanica.
Concerning clustering, the situation is not clear: thus, grembit 'contrary (person)' and gerembit; blatta, honorific title, and balatta; blen 'pupil of the eye' and belen.
Whiting (1973a), Aerobic bacteria occurring in the hind-gut of the cockroach, Blatta orientalis, J.
Tenders are invited for Supply of medicine Asafoetida, Abies nigra, Aurum metallicum, Bacillinum, Baptisia tinctoria, Baryta carbonicum, Baryta muriaticum,Belladonna, , Bellis perennis, Benzoic acid, Berberis vulgaris, Blatta orientalis, Blumea odorata, Borax, Bovista, Bromium, Bryonia alba, Carbo vegetabilis, Cactus grandiflorus, Calcarea Carbonica,
Blatta orientalis or americana (cockroach): Best known for its effectiveness with asthma, which may have something to do with those living in substandard and subhuman conditions, infested by cockroaches, who suffer disproportionately from asthma.