My invasive species is a spotted lanternfly people nomaly call them a lycorma delicatula people call them that because for their spot on them and they are from asia. They are apart for the animal group it belong to the fulgoridae family and they are apart of the bird family because they can fly an brides can fly to that why they apart of the bird family Spotted Lanternfly feeds on more than 70 plant species, Including grapes, apples, stone fruits, hops and Ailanthus altissima (Tree of Heaven), its preferred host.
It poses a threat to Virginia’s peach, apple, grape and wine industries. Spotted Lanternfly can also be a nuisance pest to homeowners when numbers are high.
The spotted lanternfly is from china in 2004 and after that they came to usa in pennsylvania in 2004 the United States, First discovered in Pennsylvania in 2014. It was originally from China and southern Asian countries such as India. It is likely to become a serious agricultural pest without natural enemies to keep populations low.
It was accidentally introduced into South Korea in 2006. The usa first started seeing them back in 2014 and they named them that but before it was in asia and then moved to kara. It is curly in New Jersey and Delaware and New York and they are established all around the place and it is spreading in places where it can thrive.
The spotted lanternfly habit they can live on plants and trees and they can live on different thing Spotted lanternflies can live on a variety of host plants, Including fruit trees, grape vines and they can live on a thing called trees of heaven and they can live up to 6 months and they have a diet .
During the fall they set their egg and they are over in brow egg they have 70 bug. The specific feature of the bug is that they have a lot of spots on their back they use when they are on trees and they like to stay on trees. When they change they turn different colors and they have a diet and they eat bugs they have a light brown casing for them.
The main methods to control them is that they pick the egg up by hand to stop them for spreading and they also put traps on the trees to make sure that they won’t come back to not have more things on the wrapping paper around the trees and coating them with adhesive (Anderson 2015). Due to their high level of mobility and the possibility of the insecticide affecting a beneficial insect, it is wrapping paper around the trees and coating them with adhesive (Anderson 2015). Due to their high level of mobility and the possibility of the insecticide affecting a beneficial insect they have dangers vineyards and they have done a lot and they have infected grapes and different thing and Lanternflies are particularly damaging to vineyards and the wine industry. For the first three years of a vine’s life, a vintner will strip all the grapes so the plant puts energy into making a robust vine. And they like to go on hardwood trees and they have done a lot of things to the place.
The spotted fly was detected in 2017and they have been spotted in different places and have been doing things and to the places and they have been taking over places.They hurting the vine trees and been hurting the industry and they have been eating on trees.
The species have been thriving in the north east and the spotted fly has been flying to the tree of heaven in china and they have been doing that scene 2017. They like grape vines and it was not going to last long because they were going to eat it and it is not good for the people that make wine because that is what they use to make their wine and they spotted flyThe lanternfly is not discerning when it comes to plants. It likes grapevines, but it also enjoys sucking on hardwood trees, hops and fruit trees. When a lantern fly infestation hits an orchard they try to go for the grape vine because they like it and that is why they try to hit the orchard and they do things and they try to get to the tree.
Scientists are looking to find a solution to get the spotted fly from getting to any thing else and they are working in asia to see if they can find a way to get them back to where they came from and they are trying to stop them from getting food or grape vine and they are trying to find way to get themResearchers with the U.S. The Department of Agriculture’s Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service (APHIS) are working with researchers in Asia to study parasitic wasps that attack the lanternfly. The spotted fly has been trying to get to tree and people are trying to stop them and they come from the animal family and they are fly and they have to be on a diet and they have a life cycle like first it is born and then they grow up. The flies have done a lot to things and trees and all the people are trying to stop them from getting to their plants and they are getting to vines and they are hurting the plants and the vines because they have taken down vines and they were from asia which then they came to the usa. The fly has done thing and they have when to different places just to get a plant called trees of heaven and that in asia and they have deen going all the world to find it and they have acted trees and people are placing trap on the trees and the vines so the fly won’t get to them.
The reason why i pick this is because i thought it look interesting to me and i what to know more about it and it was cool and they fly was formed in asia and came all the way to usa and they are still moving around they been doing this since 1995 and they are still on the hunt for a tree. The fly have been going through trees and they have been hurting them and people were not going to be going through that so they just put straps on the trees to stop them from getting to them and that why they oney go to hardwood trees. The fly are still to thi day are trying to get to this one tree to eat and they have to travel to a different place to go get it and they have to travel far
The fly have done a lot they have travel a long way to get to this tree and people are trying to find a way to get them in a safe places so they won’t get to a vine yard or a tree and they are trying to get them to stop eating thing and they are studying