African Invertebrates is one of leading international peer-reviewed journals in the field of taxonomy, systematics, biogeography, biology, ecology, conservation and palaeontology of Afrotropical invertebrates, whether terrestrial, freshwater or marine. African Invertebrates is a recognised international vehicle for all aspects of invertebrate studies on the African continent and in surrounding waters, and has a more than one century-long history of excellence in broadcasting scientific achievements to researchers around the world. African Invertebrates is covered by ISI Science Citation Index (IF2009, 1.216), BIOSIS Previews, Zoological Record, Scopus and GeoRef. At present, the journal is published two times per year. Archival issues (1906-2007) are freely available through SABINET African Journal Archive.