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African Invertebratesopen access

Country South Africa  - SIR icon SIR Ranking of South Africa
11
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Subject Area and CategoryAgricultural and Biological Sciences
Animal Science and Zoology
Ecology, Evolution, Behavior and Systematics
Insect Science

Earth and Planetary Sciences
Paleontology
PublisherPensoft Publishers
Publication typeJournals
ISSN16815556
Coverage2008-ongoing
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Quartiles

The set of journals have been ranked according to their SJR and divided into four equal groups, four quartiles. Q1 (green) comprises the quarter of the journals with the highest values, Q2 (yellow) the second highest values, Q3 (orange) the third highest values and Q4 (red) the lowest values.

CategoryYearQuartile
Animal Science and Zoology2009Q4
Animal Science and Zoology2010Q3
Animal Science and Zoology2011Q3
Animal Science and Zoology2012Q2
Animal Science and Zoology2013Q3
Animal Science and Zoology2014Q2
Animal Science and Zoology2015Q3
Animal Science and Zoology2016Q3
Animal Science and Zoology2017Q3
Ecology, Evolution, Behavior and Systematics2009Q4
Ecology, Evolution, Behavior and Systematics2010Q3
Ecology, Evolution, Behavior and Systematics2011Q4
Ecology, Evolution, Behavior and Systematics2012Q3
Ecology, Evolution, Behavior and Systematics2013Q3
Ecology, Evolution, Behavior and Systematics2014Q3
Ecology, Evolution, Behavior and Systematics2015Q3
Ecology, Evolution, Behavior and Systematics2016Q3
Ecology, Evolution, Behavior and Systematics2017Q3
Insect Science2009Q4
Insect Science2010Q3
Insect Science2011Q4
Insect Science2012Q3
Insect Science2013Q3
Insect Science2014Q2
Insect Science2015Q3
Insect Science2016Q3
Insect Science2017Q3
Paleontology2009Q4
Paleontology2010Q3
Paleontology2011Q3
Paleontology2012Q3
Paleontology2013Q3
Paleontology2014Q2
Paleontology2015Q3
Paleontology2016Q3
Paleontology2017Q3
SJR

The SJR is a size-independent prestige indicator that ranks journals by their 'average prestige per article'. It is based on the idea that 'all citations are not created equal'. SJR is a measure of scientific influence of journals that accounts for both the number of citations received by a journal and the importance or prestige of the journals where such citations come from It measures the scientific influence of the average article in a journal, it expresses how central to the global scientific discussion an average article of the journal is.

YearSJR
20090.157
20100.311
20110.236
20120.435
20130.314
20140.496
20150.355
20160.324
20170.359
Citations per document

This indicator counts the number of citations received by documents from a journal and divides them by the total number of documents published in that journal. The chart shows the evolution of the average number of times documents published in a journal in the past two, three and four years have been cited in the current year. The two years line is equivalent to journal impact factor ™ (Thomson Reuters) metric.

Cites per documentYearValue
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20080.000
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20090.313
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20100.778
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20110.339
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20120.558
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20130.741
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20140.525
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20150.776
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20160.649
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20170.470
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20080.000
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20090.313
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20100.778
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20110.339
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20120.639
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20130.738
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20140.582
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20150.779
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20160.598
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20170.530
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20080.000
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20090.313
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20100.778
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20110.400
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20120.610
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20130.533
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20140.500
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20150.679
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20160.616
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20170.516
Total Cites 
Self-Cites

Evolution of the total number of citations and journal's self-citations received by a journal's published documents during the three previous years.
Journal Self-citation is defined as the number of citation from a journal citing article to articles published by the same journal.

CitesYearValue
Self Cites20080
Self Cites20093
Self Cites20107
Self Cites20116
Self Cites20125
Self Cites20138
Self Cites20147
Self Cites201514
Self Cites20165
Self Cites20175
Total Cites20080
Total Cites20095
Total Cites201028
Total Cites201119
Total Cites201239
Total Cites201348
Total Cites201446
Total Cites201560
Total Cites201664
Total Cites201744
External Cites per Doc 
Cites per Doc

Evolution of the number of total citation per document and external citation per document (i.e. journal self-citations removed) received by a journal's published documents during the three previous years. External citations are calculated by subtracting the number of self-citations from the total number of citations received by the journal’s documents.

CitesYearValue
External Cites per document20080
External Cites per document20090.125
External Cites per document20100.583
External Cites per document20110.232
External Cites per document20120.557
External Cites per document20130.615
External Cites per document20140.494
External Cites per document20150.597
External Cites per document20160.551
External Cites per document20170.470
Cites per document20080.000
Cites per document20090.313
Cites per document20100.778
Cites per document20110.339
Cites per document20120.639
Cites per document20130.738
Cites per document20140.582
Cites per document20150.779
Cites per document20160.598
Cites per document20170.530
% International Collaboration

International Collaboration accounts for the articles that have been produced by researchers from several countries. The chart shows the ratio of a journal's documents signed by researchers from more than one country; that is including more than one country address.

YearInternational Collaboration
200825.00
200935.00
201023.81
201145.45
201225.00
201328.57
201436.84
201538.18
201650.00
201750.00
Citable documents 
Non-citable documents

Not every article in a journal is considered primary research and therefore "citable", this chart shows the ratio of a journal's articles including substantial research (research articles, conference papers and reviews) in three year windows vs. those documents other than research articles, reviews and conference papers.

DocumentsYearValue
Non-citable documents20080
Non-citable documents20090
Non-citable documents20100
Non-citable documents20111
Non-citable documents20122
Non-citable documents20132
Non-citable documents20142
Non-citable documents20151
Non-citable documents20162
Non-citable documents20171
Citable documents20080
Citable documents200916
Citable documents201036
Citable documents201156
Citable documents201261
Citable documents201365
Citable documents201479
Citable documents201577
Citable documents2016107
Citable documents201783
Cited documents 
Uncited documents

Ratio of a journal's items, grouped in three years windows, that have been cited at least once vs. those not cited during the following year.

DocumentsYearValue
Uncited documents20080
Uncited documents200913
Uncited documents201021
Uncited documents201144
Uncited documents201233
Uncited documents201341
Uncited documents201450
Uncited documents201543
Uncited documents201664
Uncited documents201751
Cited documents20080
Cited documents20093
Cited documents201015
Cited documents201113
Cited documents201230
Cited documents201326
Cited documents201431
Cited documents201535
Cited documents201645
Cited documents201733
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