Dear Auke, Steven & Jason,


Congratulations and really well done for putting together a top-notch Scarabaeus newsletter! Excellent on yourselves for keeping this scarab tradition going!


High five! (or perhaps for beetles, we need a high six!)




From: Scarab Beetle Taxonomy Discussion List <[log in to unmask]> On Behalf Of Auke Hielkema
Sent: Wednesday, 29 July 2020 17:44
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Subject: A new Scarabaeus Newsletter


A warm hello to all scarab enthusiasts!


After lots of work, we hereby proudly present the first issue of “Scarabaeus,” a new newsletter devoted to all things Scarabaeoidea. Please find it at and


Due to COVID-19 related issues, it will likely take several more weeks before this newsletter has been issued its ISSN-number. As we do not want to keep it from you any longer, we have decided to pre-publish it now. After we have received the ISSN-number, we will add that number to the issue and officially publish it.


We wish you happy reading and good health!


The editors


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