Acta Zoologica

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Edited By: Lennart Olsson

Impact Factor: 0.989

ISI Journal Citation Reports © Ranking: 2015: 16/21 (Anatomy & Morphology); 81/160 (Zoology)

Online ISSN: 1463-6395

Most Accessed

These are the 10 most accessed articles in 2015 published in Acta Zoologica. The data comes from Wiley Online Library usage statistics of downloads of both PDF and HTML versions of the articles.

Why elephant have trunks and giraffe long tongues: how plants shape large herbivore mouth morphology
Yolanda Pretorius, Willem F. de Boer, Kim Kortekaas et al.
Early View

Intraspecific variation in the skull morphology of the black caiman Melanosuchus niger (Alligatoridae, Caimaninae)
Christian Foth, Paula Bona and Julia B. Desojo
2015, Vol. 96, Iss. 1

Fibre types in primary ‘flight’ muscles of the African Penguin (Spheniscus demersus)
Kristen L. Schroeder, Nicole J. Sylvain, Lisa J. Kirkpatrick et al.
2015, Vol. 96, Iss. 4

Amphioxus tails: source and fate of larval fin rays and the metamorphic transition from an ectodermal to a predominantly mesodermal tail
Jennifer H. Mansfield and Nicholas D. Holland
2015, Vol. 96, Iss. 1

Histology of structures used in territorial combat by Borneo’s ‘exploding ants’
Diane W. Davidson, Kamariah A. Salim and Johan Billen
2012, Vol. 93, Iss. 4

Variations in the hypotarsus morphology of birds and their evolutionary significance
Gerald Mayr
Early View

The mussel filter–pump – present understanding, with a re-examination of gill preparations
Hans Ulrik Riisgård, Peter Funch and Poul S. Larsen
2015, Vol. 96, Iss. 3

Early stalked stages in ontogeny of the living isocrinid sea lily Metacrinus rotundus
Shonan Amemiya, Akihito Omori, Toko Tsurugaya et al.
2016, Vol. 97, Iss. 1

Locomotion pattern and trunk musculoskeletal architecture among Urodela
Ayano Omura, Ken-Ichiro Ejima, Kazuya Honda et al.
2015, Vol. 96, Iss.2

Development of ciliary bands in larvae of the living isocrinid sea lily Metacrinus rotundus
Shonan Amemiya, Taku Hibino, Hiroaki Nakano et al.
2015, Vol. 96, Iss. 1