Spotted lanternfly - Lycorma delicatula
Effective: May 22, 2018
Hemiptera : Fulgoridae
Pest Code (NAPIS):
This pest is a member of the following lists:
These Approved Methods are appropriate for:
2021, 2020, 2019
Major Hosts identified in the Host Matrix:
This list includes important economic or environmental hosts but does not represent all major hosts of the pest. Check CAPS pest datasheet for complete list of hosts.
Human and Animal Pathogens Transmitted:
Not known to transmit any human or animal pathogens.
Plant Pathogens and Organisms Vectored:
Not known to vector any pathogens or other associated organisms. Sooty mold can develop on honeydew produced by L. delicatula, leading to disrupted photosynthesis. This can cause reduced tree growth, death of seedlings, as well as a decline in the quality and yield of grapes.