Diversity and Distributions

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Edited By: Janet Franklin

Impact Factor: 4.391

ISI Journal Citation Reports © Ranking: 2016: 7/53 (Biodiversity Conservation); 24/153 (Ecology)

Online ISSN: 1472-4642

Associated Title(s): Global Ecology and Biogeography, Journal of Biogeography


Submit online - average time from submission to first decision is just 34 days!
You can submit your manuscript to Diversity and Distributions online, using the manuscript submission website. The online manuscript submission and review process leads 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 Diversity and Distributions.  Please note the new requirements for abstracts – the journal now uses “structured abstracts” – see the instructions to authors.

Special Issue
A special issue on 'Risks, Decisions, and Biological Conservation' is available online. Click here to access this issue.

Online Submission now available
Diversity and Distributions now operates online article submission and peer review through ScholarOne Manuscripts (formerly known as Manuscript Central).

Free Access in the Developing World
Free online access to this journal is available 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) in conjunction with UNEP, the United Nations Environment Programme.

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. Find out more here.