Leaproaches - living fossils found on Table Mountain

Leaproaches - living fossils found on Table Mountain - Southern Africa : A Leaproach, named Saltoblattella montistabularis or jumping small cockroach from Table Mountain has been described from Silvermine by Mike Picker and team. The last record of jumping cockroaches was in the Late Jurassic when Dinosaurs ruled. For mo

A Leaproach, named Saltoblattella montistabularis or "jumping small cockroach from Table Mountain" has been described from Silvermine by Mike Picker and team. The last record of jumping cockroaches was in the Late Jurassic when Dinosaurs ruled.

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Leaproach

25 May 2011
Tony Rebelo