This little bug(er) has been eating one of my nice houseplants. The plant will recover - but the bug will not.
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However, what IS the bug? Around 12mm long.
We find one around the window ledges every month or so. Not a pretty bug like the Rosemary beetle, indeed it looks rather sinister - and was relatively agile and difficult to photograph once I turned a light on it.
5 Precepts of Buddhism seem appropriate. Refrain from taking life. Refrain from taking that which is not given. Refrain from misconduct. Refrain from lying. Refrain from intoxicants which lead to loss of mindfulness