Evolution (journal)

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Discipline Evolutionary Biology
Language English
Edited by Mohamed A. F. Noor
Publication details
Publication history
Frequency Monthly
Standard abbreviations
ISSN 0014-3820 (print)
1558-5646 (web)
JSTOR 00143820

Evolution, the International Journal of Organic Evolution, is a monthly scientific journal that publishes significant new results of empirical or theoretical investigations concerning facts, processes, mechanics, or concepts of evolutionary phenomena and events. Evolution is published by the Society for the Study of Evolution. Its editor-in-chief is Mohamed A. F. Noor.[1]

Former editors-in-chief[edit]

The journal was founded soon after the Second World War. Its first editor was the evolutionary geneticist Ernst Mayr.[2]


  1. ^ "Evolution". Wiley Online Library. doi:10.1111/(ISSN)1558-5646 (inactive 2017-03-31). Retrieved 31 March 2017. 
  2. ^ Smocovitis, Vassiliki Betty (1996). Unifying Biology: The Evolutionary Synthesis and Evolutionary Biology. Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press. p. 157. ISBN 0-691-03343-9. LCCN 96005605. OCLC 34411399. 
  3. ^ a b "Richard Lenski Updates". Society for the Study of Evolution. Retrieved 31 March 2017. 

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