Journal of Biogeography

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Edited By: Peter Linder

Impact Factor: 3.997

ISI Journal Citation Reports © Ranking: 2015: 5/49 (Geography Physical); 26/149 (Ecology)

Online ISSN: 1365-2699

Associated Title(s): Diversity and Distributions, Global Ecology and Biogeography

Editorial Board

Peter Linder
Institute for Systematic Botany
University of Zurich
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Deputy Editors-in-Chief:

Mark Carine
Department of Life Sciences
The Natural History Museum

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Michael N Dawson
School of Natural Science
University of California, Merced

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Richard Ladle
Department of Biological Science and Health
Federal University of Alagoas


Jonathan P. Sadler
School of Geography Earth and Environmental Sciences
University of Birmingham

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Technical Editors:
Christopher Dixon and Eva Fairnell

Editorial Office Manager - for all administrative communications:
Iris Poessé

Associate Editors:
Alex Antonelli, Department of Biological and Environmental Sciences, University of Gothenburg, Gothenburg, Sweden
Robert Bryson Jr., Department of Biology, University of Washington, USA
Kevin C. Burns, Victoria University of Wellington, Wellington, New Zealand
Mark Bush, Department of Biological Sciences, Florida Institute of Technology, USA
Stephen Cavers, Centre for Ecology & Hydrology, Bush Estate, Penicuik, UK
Daniel Chapman, Centre for Ecology & Hydrology, Edinburgh, UK
Lars Chatrou, Biosystematics Group, Wageningen University, Wageningen, Netherlands
Sonya Clegg, Department of Zoology, University of Oxford, UK
Hans P. Comes, Department of Organismic Biology, University of Salzburg, Austria
Lyn Cook, School of Biological Sciences, The University of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia
J. Alistair Crame, British Antarctic Survey, UK
Malte Ebach, School of Biological, Earth & Environmental Sciences, University of New South Wales, Australia
Brent Emerson, Instituto de Productos Naturales y Agrobiología (IPNA-CSIC), Tenerife, Spain
Felix Forest, Kirstenbosch Research Centre, National Botanical Institute, Claremont, South Africa
Michelle Gaither, School of Biological and Biomedical Sciences, Durham University, UK
Rosemary Gillespie, University of California, CA, USA
Len Gillman, School of Applied Sciences, Auckland University of Technology, New Zealand
François Guilhaumon, Ecology of Coastal Marine Systems, IRD, Montpellier, France
Lawrence Heaney, Field Museum of Natural History, Chicago, USA
Jani, Heino, Natural Environment Centre, Finnish Environment Institute, Oulu, Finland
Steven Higgins, Department of Botany, University of Otago, Dunedin, New Zealand
Brian Huntley, School of Biological and Biomedical Sciences, Durham University, Durham, UK
Walter Jetz, Division of Biological Sciences, University of California, San Diego, USA
Liliana Katinas, Division Plantas Vasculares, Museo de La Plata, Argentina
Daniel Kissling, Institute for Biodiversity and Ecosystem, University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Holger Kreft, Biodiversity, Macroecology & Conservation Biogeography Group, University of Göttingen, Germany
Fu-Min Lei, Key Laboratory of Zoological Systematics and Evolution, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing, P.R. China
Lisa Manne, City University of New York, USA
Judith C. Masters, School of Biological & Conservation Sciences, University of KwaZulu-Natal, Scottsville, South Africa
Matt McGlone, Landcare Research, Lincoln, New Zealand
Jenny McGuire, School of Biological Sciences, Georgia Institute of Technology, GA, USA
Christine Meynard, Virginia Institute of Marine Science, College of William and Mary, Gloucester Point, Virginia, US
Aristeidis Parmakelis, Department of Ecology and Systematics, Faculty of Biology, University of Athens, Greece
Gustav Paulay, Florida Museum of Natural History at the University of Florida, USA
Peter B. Pearman, University of the Basque Country, Leioa, Spain
Richard Pearson, Department of Genetics, Evolution & Environment, University College London, UK
Şerban Procheş, Discipline of Geography, University of KwaZulu-Natal, Durban, South Africa
Jim Provan, School of Biological Sciences, Queen's University Belfast, Northern Ireland
Richard Ree, Chicago, United StatesBotany Department, Field Museum of Natural History
Camila Ribas, Coordenação de Pesquisa em Biodiversidade, Instituto Nacional de Pesquisas da Amazônia, Manaus, Brazil
Brett Riddle, Department of Biological Sciences, University of Nevada, Las Vegas, USA
Luiz A. Rocha, University of Texas at Austin, USA
Isabel Sanmartin, Real Jardín Botánico, Madrid,Spain
Hanno Schaefer, Plant Biodiversity Research, Technische Universitaet Muenchen, Germany
Simon Scheiter, Biodiversity and Climate Research Centre, Senckenberg Gesellschaft für Naturforschung, Frankfurt am Main, Germany
Gerald Schneeweiss, University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria
Lavergne Sebastien, Laboratoire d'Ecologie Alpine, Universite Joseph Fourier, Grenoble, France
Simone, Fattorini, Department of Life, Health & Environmental Sciences, University of L’Aquila, L'Aquila, Italy
Miles Silman, Wake Forest University, Winston-Salem, NC, USA
John Stewart, School of Applied Sciences, Bournemouth University, UK
Jens-Christian Svenning, Department of Biological Sciences, University of Aarhus, Denmark
Krystal A. Tolley, South African National Biodiversity Institute, Kirstenbosch Research Centre, Cape Town, South Africa
Kostas Triantis, Department of Ecology and Systematics, Faculty of Biology, University of Athens, Greece
Luis Valente, Museum für Naturkunde, Leibniz Institute for Evolution and Biodiversity Science, Berlin, Germany
Alain Vanderpoorten, Institute of Botany, University of Liège, Liège, Belgium
Pablo Vargas, Royal Botanical Garden of Madrid, Madrid, Spain
Joseph A. Veech, Department of Biology, Texas State University, USA
Ole R. Vetaas, Centre for Development Studies, University of Bergen, Norway
Jack Williams, Department of Geography, University of Wisconsin, Madison, USA
Jon Waters, Department of Zoology, Dunedin, New Zealand