"An extremely thorough, well-organised, highly usable catalogue of the butterflies of the Afrotropical Region . . . This book should appeal to professional and amateurs interested in any aspect of the butterflies or zoogeography of the Afrotropical Region."
John Brown, Journal of the Lepidopterists' Society
"I shall treasure my copy of this splendid book."
Sir Cyril A. Clarke, Antenna
"We can only recommend this work to anyone interested in African Rhopalocera, and congratulate the editors for what is an excellent publication."
A Vives Moreno, SHILAP Revta. lepid.
"The book will for decades certainly be an irreplaceable reference work for anyone who wishes to concern himself with African diurnal butterflies."
A. Hausmann, Spixiana