spotted lanternfly

File photo of a spotted lanternfly in Chester County, Pennsylvania. (arlutz73 iStock / Getty Images Plus)
Matt Dwyer
October 15, 2019 - 5:18 pm
(WTIC-AM) -- A live spotted lanternfly has been found in Connecticut for the first time. One bug was found in Southbury. No additional insects were seen in the immediate area. Connecticut Agricultural Experiment Station Entomologist Kirby Stafford said it is too soon to tell if there is a...
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Photos courtesy of the Connecticut Agricultural Experiment Station
John Silva
October 22, 2018 - 5:21 pm
(New Haven, Conn./WTIC) - Those at the Connecticut Agricultural Experiment Station in New Haven want residents to keep an eye out for an invasive species recently found in Farmington. It's the spotted lanternfly and it's native to China, Vietnam and India. Experts say it can wreak havoc grape, hops...
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