Subject: What is Simon?
Location: Bingley, West Yorkshire, UK
May 28, 2012 6:15 am
Simon was found flying around a light last night. Presume he came in the open window from the nearby woods. We lost him for a bit but found him this morning in the cats’ water bowl.
This is the third request we have received this week from the UK to identify a Cockchafer. We only posted one other one. Cockchafers are a species of Scarab Beetle and they are also called May Bugs because of their seasonal appearance. They are attracted to lights as your letter indicates.