Journal of Crustacean Biology

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Journal of Crustacean Biology  
Journal of Crustacean Biology cover.jpg
Edited byPeter Castro
Publication details
Publication history
The Crustacean Society (United States)
Standard abbreviations
J. Crustac. Biol.
ISSN0278-0372 (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 Oxford University Press (formerly by Brill Publishers and Allen Press), and since 2015 the editor-in-chief has been Peter Castro.[2] According to the Journal Citation Reports, its 2016 impact factor is 1.064.[3]

The journal has a mandatory publication 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. doi:10.1651/0278-0372(2005)025[0535:FRSNEO]2.0.CO;2.
  3. ^ "InCites™ [v2.38] - Sign In". Retrieved 2017-06-21.
  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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