Editorial Policies

Focus and Scope

Russian Journal of Herpetology is an international multi-disciplinary journal devoted to herpetology. Russian Journal of Herpetology accepts original papers on ecology, behavior, conservation, systematics, evolutionary morphology, paleontology, physiology, cytology and genetics of amphibians and reptiles.

Types of Contributions

  • original papers
  • invited or contributed reviews on specific topics
  • short communications on topics of immediate interest, new methods and ideas in progress
  • notices of meetings, symposia, and short courses
  • book reviews

 

Section Policies

General Part

Editors
  • Natalia Ananjeva
  • Igor (Игорь) Doronin (Доронин)
  • Elena Syromyatnikova
Checked Open Submissions Checked Indexed Checked Peer Reviewed

Captive Breeding and Conservation

Editors
  • Natalia Ananjeva
  • Igor (Игорь) Doronin (Доронин)
  • Elena Syromyatnikova
Checked Open Submissions Checked Indexed Checked Peer Reviewed

Short Communications

Editors
  • Natalia Ananjeva
  • Igor (Игорь) Doronin (Доронин)
  • Elena Syromyatnikova
Checked Open Submissions Checked Indexed Checked Peer Reviewed

Book Reviews

Editors
  • Natalia Ananjeva
  • Elena Syromyatnikova
Checked Open Submissions Checked Indexed Unchecked Peer Reviewed

Obituary

Editors
  • Natalia Ananjeva
  • Igor (Игорь) Doronin (Доронин)
  • Elena Syromyatnikova
Checked Open Submissions Checked Indexed Unchecked Peer Reviewed
 

Delayed Open Access

The contents of this journal will be available in an open access format 24 month(s) after an issue is published.

 

Editorial Board

Editor-in-Chief

N. B. Ananjeva, St. Petersburg, Russia

Associate Editors

E. V. Syromyatnikova, St. Petersburg, Russia
S. N. Litvinchuk, St. Petersburg, Russia

Staff Editors

R. G. Khalikov, St. Petersburg, Russia
I. V. Doronin, St. Petersburg, Russia

Editorial Board

  • K. Adler, Ithaca, USA
  • A. Bauer, Villanova, USA
  • W. Böhme, Bonn, Germany
  • L. J. Borkin, St. Petersburg, Russia
  • H. Cogger, Sydney, Australia
  • W. E. Duellman, Lawrence, USA
  • T. Dujebayeva, Almaty, Kazakhstan
  • L. Luiselli, Roma, Italy
  • R. Murphy, Toronto, Canada
  • G. Nilson, Göteborg, Sweden
  • N. L. Orlov, St. Petersburg, Russia
  • H. Ota, Nishihara, Japan
  • T. Papenfuss, Berkeley, USA
  • D. B. Wake, Berkeley, USA