Frontiers in Ecology and Evolution is a strictly peer-reviewed open access journal that covers basic sciences, ecology, applied sciences and evolutionary research, providing ecological and evolutionary insights into the natural and human worlds.
The journal's ISSN: 2296-701X
Database Included: SCIE
CAS Quartile: Q2
Category: Environmental Science and Ecology
JCR Quartile: Q2 Ecology (45/173)Cite Score:4.2 JCI:0.81
Frontiers in Ecology and Evolution was founded in 2013 and achieved its first Impact Factor of 2.7+ in 2018, with an overall upward trend, and an IF value of 4.5+ in 2021-2022.
Annual publication volume:
The publication volume of Frontiers in Ecology and Evolution has been increasing rapidly in recent years, with 920 articles accepted in 2021-2022 (self-citation rate 4%) and reviews accounting for an average of about 20%.
Publication ranking by countries:
The top three countries in terms of papers published on Frontiers in Ecology and Evolution in a year are the United States (763), Germany (232), and the United Kingdom (215) . China ranks fourth with 185 articles.
The average review time for Frontiers in Ecology and Evolution is 1-4 months, and the average acceptance to publication time is 1-2 months. According to the recently accepted and published articles of various types, the time is relatively fast.