Journal of Crustacean Biology

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Journal of Crustacean Biology  
Journal of Crustacean Biology cover.jpg
Abbreviated title (ISO 4)
J. Crust. Biol.
Discipline Carcinology
Language English
Edited by Peter Castro
Publication details
The Crustacean Society (United States)
Publication history
Frequency Quarterly
ISSN 0278-0372 (print)
1937-240X (web)
OCLC no. 48683499

The Journal of Crustacean Biology is a quarterly peer-reviewed scientific journal in the field of carcinology (crustacean research).[1] It is published by The Crustacean Society and Brill Publishers (formerly by Allen Press), and since 20015 the editor-in-chief has been Peter Castro.[2] According to the Journal Citation Reports, its 2013 impact factor is 1.187.[3]

The journal has a mandatory publiation fee of US$115 per printed page for non-members of the Society[4] and an optional open access fee of $1830 minimum.


  1. ^ "Journal of Crustacean Biology". Brill. Retrieved February 26, 2015. 
  2. ^ T. Spears (2005). "Frederick Robert Schram named editor of Journal Of Crustacean Biology - Announcement". Journal of Crustacean Biology. 25 (3): 535–535. doi:10.1651/0278-0372(2005)025[0535:FRSNEO]2.0.CO;2. 
  3. ^ "Journal of Crustacean Biology". Retrieved February 26, 2011. 
  4. ^ Journal of Crustacean Biology: Instructions for Authors

Further reading[edit]

  • Frederick R. Schram (2010). "The first 30 years of the Journal of Crustacean Biology – systematics and evolution". Journal of Crustacean Biology. 30 (4): 550–556. doi:10.1651/10-3359.1. 
  • Bernard Sainte-Marie (2010). "The first 30 years of the Journal of Crustacean Biology – a bibliometric study". Journal of Crustacean Biology. 30 (4): 541–549. doi:10.1651/10-3363.1. 

External links[edit]

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