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Spotted lanternfly

Lycorma delicatula

Spotted lanternfly (Lycorma delicatula) is an insect pest of fruit, ornamental and woody trees, and vines. It is a native of China and was first detected in Pennsylvania in 2014.

This insect will lay 30-50 eggs on any flat surface, enabling them to spread easily and quickly.

For more information about this plant pest, see the CAPS data sheet.
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