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I'm studying Neuroscience and Fruit Flies are a pretty big deal but I don't know as much as I think I should about them. Are there and comprehensive sources that I could read?

I'd like a review of all the important parts of the nervous system, where they are, what they do, and how they connect.

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    $\begingroup$ Drosophila by Ashburner (and others) is a standard drosophila book (found in many drosophila groups). Also check out resources like flybase, flyatlas, Bloomington drosophila stock center - they will often have some info. Not sure about neuroscience specific though $\endgroup$ – rg255 Dec 28 '13 at 2:00
  • $\begingroup$ Please narrow this down a little, you could fill libraries with the sources of info on this little fly. What exactly are you after? Text books? Reviews? Original research? On what? Anatomy? Nervous system? Immune system? Sex determination? $\endgroup$ – terdon Dec 28 '13 at 17:45
  • $\begingroup$ I'd like a rundown of all the important ports of the nervous system, where they are, what they do, and how they connect. $\endgroup$ – ZebraFicus Dec 31 '13 at 14:25
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Flybase is a generally useful source for Drosophila anatomy/physiology including the nervous system. From there I found this link which has some neuroscience-specific info.

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