beetle found in NZ garage

beetle found in NZ garage

Observation - beetle found in NZ garage - Global. Description: Just move to New Zealand (top of South Island Blenheim) and keep finding these beetles lying on their backs in my garage. They are waving their legs in air and seem unable to turn over. Houses here are wood framed and I want to know if this is a beetle th

Just move to New Zealand (top of South Island Blenheim) and keep finding these beetles lying on their backs in my garage. They are waving their legs in air and seem unable to turn over. Houses here are wood framed and I want to know if this is a beetle that is coming out of my wood frame or coming in from a log pile etc. Will it eat my house?