Journal of Biogeography

Cover image for Vol. 43 Issue 10

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


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Apes in a changing world – the effects of global warming on the behaviour and distribution of African apes
J. Lehmann, A. H. Korstjens and R. I. M. Dunbar
Press release: Not Enough Hours in the Day for Endangered Apes (July 2010)

Editor's Choice #7

The Editor-in-Chief of Journal of Biogeography has recently selected a number of research articles recently published in the journal. The seventh edition of Editor's Choice is now available online. The selection of articles reflects the scope and level of commendable research published in the journal. Articles highlighted in this edition include:

  • Validating the role of dispersal in island biogeography and macroecology
  • A broader perspective on ecological succession reveals striking patterns
  • A tropical tree and liana family gets around

Submit online - average time from submission to first decision is just 34 days!
You can now submit your manuscript to Journal of Biogeography online, with the manuscript submission website. The online manuscript submission and review process promises to lead to faster submission to first decision times and greater simplicity for authors and reviewers. Please ensure that you follow the Journal's instructions carefully before you submit your next manuscript to Journal of Biogeography

Online Article Submission
Journal of Biogeography operates online article submission and peer review through manuscript submission

Free Access in the Developing World
Access to this journal is available free online within institutions in the developing world through the AGORA Initiative with the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO), and the OARE Initiative (Online Access to Research in the Environment) with the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP).

Online Open
Authors of articles in this journal can now choose to make their articles open access and available free for all readers through the payment of an author fee. Read more.