Arthropod Structure and Development

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Issues per year
6
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Open access status
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Manuscript handling fee?
no
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Two-year impact factor
1.65
Five-year impact factor
2.04

Aims and Scope

Arthropod Structure & Development is a Journal of Arthropod Structural Biology, Development, and Functional Morphology; it considers manuscripts that deal with micro- and neuroanatomy, development, biomechanics, organogenesis in particular under comparative and evolutionary aspects but not merely taxonomic papers. The aim of the journal is to publish papers in the areas of functional and comparative anatomy and development, with an emphasis on the role of cellular organization in organ function. The journal will also publish papers on organogenisis, embryonic and postembryonic development, and organ or tissue regeneration and repair. Manuscripts dealing with comparative and evolutionary aspects of microanatomy and development are encouraged. Specifically, the following research areas will

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Latest review

First review round: 9.1 weeks. Overall rating: 5 (excellent). Outcome: Accepted.