Publications relevant to the production of the Manual of Afrotropical Diptera are listed below.
Please also visit the African Invertebrates Web site.

Crosskey, R.W., ed. 1980. Catalogue of the Diptera of the Afrotropical Region. London: British Museum (Natural History), 1437 pp.
Kirk-Spriggs, A.H. & McGregor, A. 2009. Disjunctions in the Diptera (Insecta) fauna of the Mediterranean and southern Africa and a discussion of biogeographical implications. Transactions of the Royal Society of South Africa 64: 32–52. [PDF]
Kirk-Spriggs, A.H. & Stuckenberg, B.R. 2009. Afrotropical Diptera – Rich savannas, poor rainforests. In: Bickel, D.J., Pape, T., Meier, R., eds, Diptera Diversity: Status, Challenges and Tools. Leiden, The Netherlands: Brill Academic Publishers, pp. 155-196. [PDF]