Cockroaches

How many eggs does a cockroach lay at once?

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March 16, 2012 1:19PM

It depends on the species.

The average female cockroach can lay around 30-40 eggs at once.

However the German Cockroach can lay around 40-50 eggs at once.

A female cockroach can lay eggs up to eight times before it dies. That's a total of around 300-400 eggs in one female cockroach's lifetime.