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: Possible system malfunctioning due to maintenance

Starting from November 24, 2016, this site can be intermittently present, due to technical problems (major upgrade of the name resolution services).

We apologise for the inconvenience.
Posted: 2016-11-24

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.

Posted: 2016-06-15

News: New Editor in Chief appointed

Lucas A. Wauters has been appointed as Editor in Chief  
Posted: 2016-05-11 More...
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Vol 28, No 1 (2017)

Table of Contents


Lucas A. Wauters, Giovanni Amori, Gaetano Aloise, Spartaco Gippoliti, Paolo Agnelli, Andrea Galimberti, Maurizio Casiraghi, Damiano Preatoni, Adriano Martinoli
Carlo Massimo Biancardi, Alberto Enrico Minetti
Maria Angeles Parraga Aguado, Enrico Sturaro, Maurizio Ramanzin
Valentina Nardone, Leonardo Ancillotto, Danilo Russo
Fabiola Iannarilli, Ilaria Melcore, Giulia Sozio, Davide Roviani, Alessio Mortelliti
Margherita Zingaro, Luigi Boitani
Dexter P. Hodder, Karl W. Larsen, Shannon M Crowley
Luca Corlatti, Luca Nelli, Matteo Bertolini, Filippo Zibordi, Luca Pedrotti
Miha Krofel, Giorgos Giannatos, Duško Ćirovič, Stoyan Stoyanov, Thomas M. Newsome
Ronny Steen, Magnus Barmoen

Short Notes

Riccardo Castiglia, Flavia Annesi, Giovanni Amori, Emanuela Solano, Gaetano Aloise
Francisco Palomares, Jose Vicente Lopez-Bao, Garbine Telletxea, Juan Carlos Ceña, Pascal Fournier, Gloria Giralda, Fermin Urra
Jamil Cappelli, Alberto Stanislao Atzori, Francisco Ceacero, Tomas Landete-Castillejos, Antonello Cannas, Laureano Gallego, Andrés José García Díaz
Andrey A. Lissovsky, Ekaterina V. Obolenskaya, Deyan Ge, Qisen Yang