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Ecology and Evolution

All articles accepted from 14 August 2012 are published under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution License.  All articles accepted before this date, were published under a Creative Commons Attribution Non-Commercial License.

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Editors-in-Chief: Allen Moore, University of Georgia, USA; Andrew Beckerman, University of Sheffield, UK; Jennifer Firn, Queensland University of Technology, Australia

Impact Factor: 2.44

ISI Journal Citation Reports © Ranking: 2016: 27/48 (Evolutionary Biology); 57/153 (Ecology)

Online ISSN: 2045-7758

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