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New Invasive Species in Rhode Island

Discussion in 'Wildlife & Nature Conservation' started by Smaggledagle, 8 Aug 2021.

  1. Smaggledagle

    Smaggledagle Well-Known Member

    25 May 2020
    Rhode Island
    A spotted lanternfly was found in the city of Warwick, Rhode Island, marking the first time the invasive species has been seen in Rhode Island. The lanternfly has populations in Pennsylvania, Delaware, New Jersey, and Maryland, but it isn't known if this lanternfly is part of a population.

    Invasive spotted lanternfly detected in RI for first time |
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