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Spotted lanternfly look-alikes

Learn to distinguish spotted lanternfly from common look-alikes

These are spotted lanternfly nymphs and adults

A collage of spotted lanternfly photos. Top right and left show the nymph life stage. Top center shows two adults on a tree trunk. Bottom left is an adult with folded wings, and right is one with open wings.

Common look-alikes 

The insects pictured below are NOT spotted lanternfly but can be mistaken for the lanternfly's different life stages. Click on each photo for descriptions.