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The '''Melmacian Cockroach''' is a blue-eyed insect commonly found on planet [[Melmac]]. Although naturally tiny, they can grow to the size of a Human, or even bigger, when exposed to certain earthly chemicals, including insecticide.
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The '''Melmacian Cockroach''' is a blue-eyed insect commonly found on planet [[Melmac]]. Although naturally tiny, they can grow to the size of a Human, or even bigger, when exposed to certain earthly chemicals, including boric acid.
   
After Melmac was destroyed, a Melmacian Roach, named [[Rodney]] by [[Gordon Shumway|ALF]] and [[Brian Tanner|Brian]], escaped to Earth in [[ALF's spaceship]] and became huge and aggressive after the [[Tanner family|Tanners]]' attempts to kill it. Eventually, ALF discovers a substance that is lethal to the Cockroach: perfume.
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After Melmac was destroyed, a Melmacian Roach, named [[Rodney]] by [[Gordon Shumway|ALF]] and [[Brian Tanner|Brian]], escaped to Earth in [[ALF's spaceship]] (in a bag containing a [[slimeball]]) and became huge and aggressive after the [[Tanner family|Tanners]]' attempts to kill it. Eventually, ALF discovers a substance that is lethal to the Cockroach: perfume.
   
 
Since Melmac no longer exists, it's possible that Rodney was the last member of his species, meaning the Melmacian Cockroaches are now extinct.
 
Since Melmac no longer exists, it's possible that Rodney was the last member of his species, meaning the Melmacian Cockroaches are now extinct.

Revision as of 00:56, January 10, 2011

Rodney

Rodney, the Melcian Roach that appeared in the Tanners' house in the first season episode La Cucaracha.

"Brian: Look it has blue eyes?
ALF: Naturally, it is a cockroach.
"
―Brian Tanner and Gordon "ALF" Shumway

The Melmacian Cockroach is a blue-eyed insect commonly found on planet Melmac. Although naturally tiny, they can grow to the size of a Human, or even bigger, when exposed to certain earthly chemicals, including boric acid.

After Melmac was destroyed, a Melmacian Roach, named Rodney by ALF and Brian, escaped to Earth in ALF's spaceship (in a bag containing a slimeball) and became huge and aggressive after the Tanners' attempts to kill it. Eventually, ALF discovers a substance that is lethal to the Cockroach: perfume.

Since Melmac no longer exists, it's possible that Rodney was the last member of his species, meaning the Melmacian Cockroaches are now extinct.

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