Journal info (provided by editor)

% accepted last year
% immediately rejected last year
Articles published last year
525 articles
Manuscripts received last year
600 manuscripts
Open access status
open access
Manuscript handling fee

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ZooKeys is a peer-reviewed, open-access, online and print, rapidly produced journal launched to support free exchange of ideas and information in systematic zoology, phylogeny and biogeography.

All papers can be freely copied, downloaded, printed and distributed at no charge. Authors and readers are thus encouraged to post the pdf files of published papers on homepages or elsewhere to expedite distribution. There is no charge for color.

Indexed by ISI Web of Science, Scopus, Zoological Record, BIOSIS Previews, Current Contents, Google Scholar, CAB Abstracts, DOAJ, Wikispecies, Vifabio, BHL Citebank.

Archived in PubMedCentral and CLOCKSS.

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