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Behavioral Ecology

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Duration first review round 1.6 mnths compare →
Total handling time accepted manuscripts 3.4 mnths compare →
Decision time immediate rejection 5 days compare →
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Average number of review reports 2.3 compare →
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Quality of review reports 4.3 compare →
Difficulty of reviewer comments 5.0 compare →
Overall rating manuscript handling 3.7 (range 0-5) compare →

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First review round: 11.9 weeks. Overall rating: 3 (good). Outcome: Rejected.

Motivation:
After my manuscript was sent to two reviewers (one with very positive comments and one more critical), the editor decided to reject the manuscript. Although some points raised by one of the reviewer and the handling editor were fair, I regret that there was no possibility to respond to these comments and resubmit a revised version... Otherwise, the delay of the review process was ok and the handling editor choice of reviewers was relevant (both reviewers signed their review, which is highly appreciable as an author).

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Disciplines: Ecology

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