Journal cover Journal topic
Fossil Record A palaeontological open-access journal of the Museum für Naturkunde
Journal topic

Journal metrics

IF value: 2.091
IF2.091
IF 5-year value: 1.890
IF 5-year
1.890
CiteScore value: 3.4
CiteScore
3.4
SNIP value: 1.267
SNIP1.267
IPP value: 2
IPP2
SJR value: 0.694
SJR0.694
Scimago H <br class='widget-line-break'>index value: 19
Scimago H
index
19

Review criteria

In the review the referees are asked to take into account all of the following aspects:

  1. Does the paper contain new data or new ideas or both of them?
  2. Are these up to international standards?
  3. Is the presentation clear?
  4. Does the author reach substantial conclusions?
  5. Is the length of the paper adequate?
  6. Is the language fluent and precise?
  7. Are the title and the abstract pertinent and understandable?
  8. Is the size of each figure adequate to the quantity of data it contains?
  9. Does the author give proper credit to related work and does he/she indicate clearly his/her own contribution?
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