Diversity is a peer-reviewed, open access journal on the science of biodiversity from molecules, genes, populations, and species, to ecosystems and is published monthly online by MDPI.
  • Open Access— free for readers, with article processing charges (APC) paid by authors or their institutions.
  • High Visibility: indexed within Scopus, SCIE (Web of Science), PubAg, GEOBASE, CAPlus / SciFinder, and other databases.
  • Journal Rank: JCR - Q2 (Biodiversity Conservation) / CiteScore - Q2 (Agricultural and Biological Sciences (miscellaneous))
  • Rapid Publication: manuscripts are peer-reviewed and a first decision is provided to authors approximately 17.8 days after submission; acceptance to publication is undertaken in 2.8 days (median values for papers published in this journal in the second half of 2023).
  • Recognition of Reviewers: reviewers who provide timely, thorough peer-review reports receive vouchers entitling them to a discount on the APC of their next publication in any MDPI journal, in appreciation of the work done.
Impact Factor: 2.4 (2022); 5-Year Impact Factor: 2.5 (2022)
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Topic in Agronomy, Diversity, Forests, IJPB, Plants
Plant Invasion Topic Editors: Bruce Osborne, Panayiotis G. Dimitrakopoulos
Deadline: 31 July 2024
Topic in Diversity, Ecologies, JMSE, Sustainability, Water
Marine Ecology, Environmental Stress and Management Topic Editors: Michael Karydis, Maurizio Azzaro
Deadline: 30 August 2024
Topic in Diversity, Life, Microorganisms, Plants, Water, Phycology, Toxins
Advances and New Insights into Diversity of Cyanobacteria Topic Editors: Esther Berrendero Gómez, M. Ángeles Muñoz Martín, Elvira Perona Urízar
Deadline: 31 October 2024
Topic in Diversity, Forests, Land, Plants, Sustainability
Nature-Based Solutions-2nd Edition Topic Editors: Panayiotis G. Dimitrakopoulos, Miklas Scholz, Mario A. Pagnotta, Arshiya Noorani
Deadline: 15 December 2024
Special Issue in Diversity
Ecology and Conservation of Marine Megafauna Guest Editor: José Carlos Báez
Deadline: 20 June 2024
Special Issue in Diversity
Wildlife in Natural and Altered Environments Guest Editor: Francisco Javier Zamora-Camacho
Deadline: 30 June 2024
Special Issue in Diversity
Diversity and Ecological Roles of Actinomycetes Guest Editor: Ipek Kurtboke
Deadline: 15 July 2024
Special Issue in Diversity
Molecular and Microbial Ecology: Plastic Responses and Eco-Evolutionary Interactions with Environmental Stressors and Climate Change Guest Editors: Spiros Papakostas, Nikolaos Monokrousos
Deadline: 31 July 2024
Topical Collection in Diversity
Feature Papers in Biogeography and Macroecology Collection Editor: Michel Baguette
Topical Collection in Diversity
Feature Papers in Phylogeny and Evolution Collection Editor: Eric Buffetaut
Topical Collection in Diversity
Collection of Experts’ Researches on Aquatic Life (CEREAL) Collection Editors: Wonchoel Lee, Bum Soo Park, Jae-Ho Jung
Topical Collection in Diversity
Marine Invasive Species Collection Editors: Bert W. Hoeksema, Adriaan Gittenberger
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