Turkistan roach (Blatta lateralis)

Being Agile and fast, these insects are excellent choice for all kinds of terrarium inhabitants because their behavior awakens hunting instinct.
These roaches don't climb smooth surfaces, however, males tend to fly over short distances sometimes, so a perforated lid use is advised when keeping a colony.
They are ideal as staple food for chameleons, agamas, tarantulas and all other insectivores.
Diet: Fruits, vegetables, wheat bran and cat food

Origin: Egypt, Arabian peninsula, Middle East, India