Journal of Avian Biology

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Journal of Avian Biology  
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Discipline Ornithology
Language English
Edited by Thomas Alerstam, Jan-Åke Nilsson
Publication details
Former name(s)
Ornis Scandinavica
Publication history
Frequency Monthly
Standard abbreviations
J. Avian Biol.
ISSN 0908-8857 (print)
1600-048X (web)
LCCN 94657491
OCLC no. 30066747

The Journal of Avian Biology is a monthly peer-reviewed scientific journal of ornithology published by Wiley-Blackwell on behalf of the Nordic Society Oikos. The editors-in-chief are Thomas Alerstam and Jan-Åke Nilsson. The journal was established in 1970 as Ornis Scandinavica and appeared quarterly. It obtained its current name in 1994, changed to bimonthly publication in 2004 and continuous monthly publication in 2018.

According to the Journal Citation Reports, the journal has a 2017 impact factor of 2.488, ranking it second out of 25 journals in the category "Ornithology".[1]

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  1. ^ "Journals Ranked by Impact: Ornithology". 2018 Journal Citation Reports. Web of Science (Science ed.). Clarivate Analytics. 2018. 

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