Brazilian Journal of Biology (Braz J Biol)

Publisher: Instituto Internacional de Ecologia (Brazil)

Journal description

The first issue of the Brazilian Journal of Biology was published in April 1941 under the name Revista Brasileira de Biologia, after the establishment of Sociedade de Biologia do Brasil and it was financed by the philanthropist Guilherme Guinle. Only in 1971 the journal came to be published by Academia Brasileira de Ciências. As from 1998, it has been published by Instituto Internacional de Ecologia, and in 2000 had its name modified to Brazilian Journal of Biology. Its purpose is to publish articles with the results of original research in any branch of Biological Sciences. The Editorial board coordinates the assessment of the articles submitted. It is a quarterly publication.

Current impact factor: 0.78

Impact Factor Rankings

2016 Impact Factor Available summer 2017
2014 / 2015 Impact Factor 0.783
2013 Impact Factor 0.678
2012 Impact Factor 0.637
2011 Impact Factor 0.688
2010 Impact Factor 0.625

Impact factor over time

Impact factor

Additional details

5-year impact 0.95
Cited half-life 7.00
Immediacy index 0.03
Eigenfactor 0.00
Article influence 0.26
Website Brazilian Journal of Biology website
Other titles Revista brasileira de biologia
ISSN 1519-6984
OCLC 53826692
Material type Document, Periodical, Internet resource
Document type Internet Resource, Computer File, Journal / Magazine / Newspaper