The Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society is a monthly peer-reviewed scientific journal of zoology published by Oxford University Press on behalf of the Linnean Society. The editor-in-chief is Dr. Louise Allcock (National University of Ireland, Galway). It was established in 1856 as the Journal of the Proceedings of the Linnean Society of London. Zoology and renamed Journal of the Linnean Society of London, Zoology in 1866, obtaining its current title in 1969.

Abstracting and indexing

The journal is abstracted and indexed in:

According to the Journal Citation Reports, the journal has a 2016 impact factor of 2.711.[4]


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  2. ^ "Serials cited". CAB Abstracts. CABI. Retrieved 2015-04-20. 
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  4. ^ "Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society". 2016 Journal Citation Reports. Web of Science (Science ed.). Thomson Reuters. 2017. 

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