May beetles

6929.       It was too large to be a bed bug. It was approximately 1.5 cm and had a very large abdomen. Vancouver, BC. Canada

Number 6929. This is a beetle in the family Scarabaeidae of the type known as May beetles or June bugs. They are good (albeit clumsy) fliers that are attracted to lights at night and often accidentally get indoors. They will do no harm there. Click here for some suggestions.