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The journals containing the greatest number of new taxa and taxonomic/nomenclatural acts are listed, based on the coverage and indexing of Zoological Record. Figures are based on issues published from 2015 onwards.

Top journals for new taxa

Journal title New taxa
Zootaxa2472226.57%
Zookeys56826.11%
European Journal of Taxonomy16861.81%
Linzer Biologische Beitraege13741.48%
Cretaceous Research13471.45%
Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society9811.05%
Insecta Mundi9641.04%
Paleontological Journal9391.01%
Journal of Systematic Palaeontology7910.85%
Systematic and Applied Acarology7440.80%

Top journals for new taxonomic / nomenclatural acts

Journal title Acts
Zootaxa7795927.21%
Zookeys178776.24%
Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society54061.89%
European Journal of Taxonomy47361.65%
Insecta Mundi43311.51%
Systematic Entomology37811.32%
Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution31381.10%
Cretaceous Research24590.86%
Linzer Biologische Beitraege24490.85%
Acta Entomologica Musei Nationalis Pragae23110.81%