Taxonomy is an international, peer-reviewed, open access journal published quarterly online by MDPI. It covers the conception, naming, and classification of groups of organisms, including but not limited to animals, plants, viruses, and microorganisms.
  • Open Access— free for readers, with article processing charges (APC) paid by authors or their institutions. 
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  • Rapid Publication: manuscripts are peer-reviewed and a first decision is provided to authors approximately 45.2 days after submission; acceptance to publication is undertaken in 4.9 days (median values for papers published in this journal in the second half of 2023).
  • Recognition of Reviewers: APC discount vouchers, optional signed peer review, and reviewer names published annually in the journal.
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Topic in Biology, Diversity, IJPB, Plants, Taxonomy, Ecologies
Diversity and Conservation of Flora in Africa Topic Editors: Shengwei Wang, Veronicah Mutele Ngumbau, Yadong Zhou, Desalegn Chala, Guangwan Hu
Deadline: 31 March 2025
Topic in Diversity, Ecologies, Insects, Plants, Taxonomy
Biodiversity in the Azores: A Whole Biota Assessment Topic Editors: Rosalina Gabriel, João Pedro Barreiros, Paulo A. V. Borges
Deadline: 15 April 2025
Special Issue in Taxonomy
Taxonomy, Systematics and Biogeography of Spiders Guest Editors: Antônio Domingos Brescovit, Adalberto J. Santos
Deadline: 30 June 2024
Special Issue in Taxonomy
Diversity, Distribution and Zoogeography of Coleoptera Guest Editors: Massimo Meregalli, Pier Mauro Giachino
Deadline: 30 November 2024
Topical Collection in Taxonomy
Taxonomy on Aquatic Life (TAL) Collection Editor: Wonchoel Lee
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