Hystrix, the Italian Journal of Mammalogy

Hystrix, the Italian Journal of Mammalogy is a peer reviewed journal that accepts papers in basic and applied mammalogy on living and fossil mammals, with special reference to biology, ecology, systematics, conservation, management and ecology of diseases.

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Hystrix, the Italian Journal of Mammalogy is published by Associazione Teriologica Italiana, and publishes papers concerning mammals, with special reference to biology, systematics, conservation, management and ecology.
Hystrix, the Italian Journal of Mammalogy is indexed on Web of Science Journal Citation Reports (2015) with an Impact Factor of 4.333, and on SCOPUS with a SNIP index of 1.01, and is also indexed on:


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News: Impact Factor 2015: 4.333


Hystrix has received from Thomson Reuters an Impact Factor of 4.333 for 2015.

This ranks our Journal as Q1, at the 4th place among the 160 journals indexed in the Zoology category.

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Vol 27, No 2 (2016)

Table of Contents


Victor J. Colino-Rabanal, Salvador J. Peris
Alessandro Urciuoli, Daniel DeMiguel, Salvador Moyà-Solà, Lorenzo Rook
Jamile de Moura Bubadué, Nilton Cáceres, Renan dos Santos Carvalho, Jonas Sponchiado, Federico Passaro, Fiorella Saggese, Alessandro Mondanaro, Pasquale Raia, Francesco Carotenuto
Riccardo Castiglia, Gaetano Aloise, Giovanni Amori, Flavia Annesi, Sandro Bertolino, Dario Capizzi, Emiliano Mori, Paolo Colangelo
Valeria Maselli, Daniela Rippa, Adriana Deluca, Greger Larson, Barbara Wilkens, Anna Linderholm, Marco Masseti, Domenico Fulgione
Sungwon Hong, Phil Cowan, Yuno Do, Jeong-Soo Gim, Gea-Jae Joo
Mario Chiari, Bianca Maria Figarolli, Silvia Tagliabue, Giovanni Loris Alborali, Marco Bertoletti, Alice Papetti, Mario D'Incau, Mariagrazia Zanoni, Maria Beatrice Boniotti
Francesco Santilli, Lorenzo Galardi

Short Notes

Nicola Maio, Massimo Giovannotti, Vincenzo Caputo Barucchi, Agnese Petraccioli, Francesco Pollaro, Fabio Maria Guarino, Andrea Splendiani, Roberta De Stasio, Gaetano Odierna
Sandro Bertolino, Ferdinand Buechner, Emiliano Mori, Sven Buechner