SciRev ratings (provided by authors) (based on 2 reviews)

Duration of manuscript handling phases Click to compare
Duration first review round 2.7 mnths compare →
Total handling time accepted manuscripts 5.8 mnths compare →
Decision time immediate rejection n/a compare →
Characteristics of peer review process Click to compare
Average number of review reports 2.0 compare →
Average number of review rounds 2.0 compare →
Quality of review reports 3.0 compare →
Difficulty of reviewer comments 3.5 compare →
Overall rating manuscript handling 3.0 (range 0-5) compare →

Latest review Show all reviews

First review round: 17.4 weeks. Overall rating: 1 (bad). Outcome: Accepted.

Show all »

Journal info (provided by editor)

Issues per year
102
Articles published last year
525
Manuscripts received last year
600
% accepted last year
n/a
% immediately rejected last year
n/a
Open access status
open access
Manuscript handling fee?
yes
Fee per page
$0
Kind of complaint procedure
Editor
Two-year impact factor
0.93
Five-year impact factor
0.97
Disciplines: Ecology, Entomology, Zoology

About

ZooKeys is a peer-reviewed, open-access, online and print, rapidly produced journal launched to support free exchange of ideas and information in systematic zoology, phylogeny and biogeography.

All papers can be freely copied, downloaded, printed and distributed at no charge. Authors and readers are thus encouraged to post the pdf files of published papers on homepages or elsewhere to expedite distribution. There is no charge for color.

Indexed by ISI Web of Science, Scopus, Zoological Record, BIOSIS Previews, Current Contents, Google Scholar, CAB Abstracts, DOAJ, Wikispecies, Vifabio, BHL Citebank.

Archived in PubMedCentral and CLOCKSS.