Saltoblattella montistabularis or leaproach is a new species of cockroach, from the Table Mountain in Cape Town, South Africa, discovered in 2009. Recently many media outlets have unofficially named it "Leaproach."
The new species is characterized by a series of features unique among extant cockroaches. Many of the specializations are apparently jumping adaptations, reﬂected in unusual morphology of eyes, antennae, legs and tergite glands.
- "Jumping Cockroach Common name: Leaproach". Top 10 New Species of 2010. Yahoo! News. 2011-05-24. http://news.yahoo.com/nphotos/Top-10-New-Species-2010/ss/events/sc/05231110newspecies;_ylt=AmYnsHYIXN._xl4OsoH4FUSx_aF4;_ylu=X3oDMTE3MnBzMW5hBHBvcwMyOQRzZWMDeW5fZmVhdHVyZWQEc2xrA3NsaWRlc2hvd19saQ--#photoViewer=/ydownload/20110523/photos_net_web_sc/1306184481. Retrieved 2011-05-24.
- Bohn, H.; Picker, M.; Klass, K.-D.; Colville, J. (2010). "A jumping cockroach from South Africa, Saltoblattella montistabularis, gen. nov., spec. nov. (Blattodea: Blattellidae)". Arthropod Systematics and Phylogeny 68 (1): 53-39. http://www.arthropod-systematics.de/ASP_68_1/68_1_Bohn_53-69.pdf. Retrieved 2011-05-24.
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