Smokybrown Roach Facts
- Up to 1 1/2 inches in length and are dark brown in color.
- Related to American roaches but are smaller and feed on plant material and decaying matter.
- Commonly found in the spring, summer and fall months and enter the home through attics, crawl spaces and cracks found on the exterior.
The Smokybrown cockroach is a common pest of the southeastern Unites States. They are most found from central Texas to Florida, and as far north as North Carolina. This primarily outdoor pest gets its name from its uniform brownish-black coloration.