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online African entomological journals
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Posted on 30-10-2010 11:36

Location: Suffolk, UK
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Archived issues of African Invertebrates (formely Annals of the Natal Museum ) and a few other journals are now freely available at


All very searchable. A few examples --

D. J. Greathead1 and N. L. Evenhuis 2001

Annotated keys to the genera of African Bombylioidea (Diptera:
Bombyliidae; Mythicomyiidae

Harold Oldroyd 1974
An Introduction to the Robber Flies (Diptera: Asilidae)
of Southern Africa

Jason G. H.Londt 2002
Afrotropical Asilinae (Asilidae): A provisional key to genera ...

Many others - a fantastic African Diptera resource Smile

Edit 10/10/15: Hyperlink updated
Edited by sd on 10-10-2015 19:46
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Posted on 30-10-2010 12:19
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Very useful - thanks. I was able to add a couple of missing papers to my PDF library Smile
Manager of the UK Species Inventory in the Angela Marmont Centre for UK Biodiversity at the Natural History Museum, London.
Gunnar M Kvifte
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Posted on 30-10-2010 18:03

Location: Kassel, Germany
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Thank you!!
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Posted on 30-10-2010 21:41

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ruud van der weele
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Posted on 30-10-2010 21:50

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Great news,
thx a lot Grin
dr. A. J. Woznica, Institute of Environmental Biology, Wroclaw University of Environmental & Life Sciences
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Posted on 31-10-2010 06:27
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Thank you very much!
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Posted on 31-12-2012 19:41

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thanks a lot
nice information. i will add to my database of afrotropical and palearctic literatureSmile
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