Journal of Vertebrate Biology

 open access journal 
Institute of Vertebrate Biology
Faculty of Environmental Sciences

Journal Overview

The Journal of Vertebrate Biology (formerly Folia Zoologica, founded in 1938) publishes high-quality original research papers of broad interest. The Journal welcomes papers on the behaviour, ecology, physiology, anatomy, developmental biology, taxonomy, and evolution of vertebrates, including research at the interface of these disciplines.

Latest Articles

Freshwater gobies (Gobiidae) of Bosnia and Herzegovina: a review of the current status and distribution

Pero TUTMAN, Davor ZANELLA, Sven HORVATIĆ, Adem HAMZIĆ, Avdul ADROVIĆ, Jakov DULČIĆ and Branko GLAMUZINA
J. Vertebr. Biol. 2020, 69(4): 20046 DOI:10.25225/jvb.20046
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Published on: 2 November 2020
Effects of nasal parasite species in the small-spotted catshark Scyliorhinus canicula (Scyliorhinidae; Carcharhiniformes)
Stefano AICARDI, Andrea AMAROLI, Lorenzo GALLUS and Sara FERRANDO
J. Vertebr. Biol. 2020, 69(4): 20052 DOI: 10.25225/jvb.20052
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Published on: 2 November 2020

On the role of (and threat to) natural history museums in mammal conservation: an African small mammal perspective

Adam W. FERGUSON
J. Vertebr. Biol. 2020, 69(2): 20028 DOI: 10.25225/jvb.20028
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Published on: 23 October 2020

Editors' profiles

EDITOR-IN-CHIEF

Carl Smith

Vladimír Bejček

ISSN 2694-7684

Abbreviation: J. Vertebr. Biol.

Benefits to authors

  • Open Access
  • No publication charges
  • Rapid reviewing
  • No formatting required for initial submission
  • Assistance with English correction for non-native speakers

Biennial Report

Biennial report is a traditional publication of the Institute of Vertebrate Biology (IVB). The major goal of this report is to provide both a representative overview of the extensive range of research activities undertaken at the IVB and to inform the reader about the most important news and events, all in a style that is fully accessible to the interested layperson