Praying Mantis Lanternfly

See a Praying Mantis Devour a Spotted Lanternfly (Photos)

The spotted lanternfly that’s threatening millions of dollars worth of crops and affecting the quality of life of millions of Pennsylvanians doesn’t have an abundance of natural predators, which is one of the reasons why lanternflies themselves are increasingly abundant. But one species that enjoys a spotted lanternfly snack is the praying mantis.