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Revista Brasileira de Paleontologiaopen access

Country Brazil  - SIR icon SIR Ranking of Brazil
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Subject Area and CategoryEarth and Planetary Sciences
PublisherSociedade Brasileira de Paleontologia
Publication typeJournals
Scope It publishes original contributions on all aspects of Paleontology. Papers are written in English, Spanish, or Portuguese and are reviewed by international experts.


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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.


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.

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)20100.000
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20110.600
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20120.808
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20130.988
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20140.866
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20150.912
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20160.935
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20170.760
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20180.816
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20191.114
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20100.000
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20110.600
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20120.808
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20130.988
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20140.840
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20150.765
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20160.792
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20170.681
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20180.828
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20191.091
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20100.000
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20110.600
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20120.808
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20131.067
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20140.701
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20150.646
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20160.542
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20170.612
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20180.733
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20190.855
Total 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.

Self Cites20100
Self Cites20113
Self Cites20129
Self Cites201311
Self Cites20145
Self Cites201513
Self Cites201612
Self Cites20178
Self Cites20186
Self Cites20193
Total Cites20100
Total Cites201115
Total Cites201242
Total Cites201384
Total Cites201479
Total Cites201575
Total Cites201684
Total Cites201779
Total Cites201896
Total Cites2019108
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.

External Cites per document20100
External Cites per document20110.480
External Cites per document20120.635
External Cites per document20130.859
External Cites per document20140.787
External Cites per document20150.633
External Cites per document20160.679
External Cites per document20170.612
External Cites per document20180.776
External Cites per document20191.061
Cites per document20100.000
Cites per document20110.600
Cites per document20120.808
Cites per document20130.988
Cites per document20140.840
Cites per document20150.765
Cites per document20160.792
Cites per document20170.681
Cites per document20180.828
Cites per document20191.091
% 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
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.

Non-citable documents20100
Non-citable documents20110
Non-citable documents20120
Non-citable documents20130
Non-citable documents20140
Non-citable documents20150
Non-citable documents20160
Non-citable documents20170
Non-citable documents20180
Non-citable documents20191
Citable documents20100
Citable documents201125
Citable documents201252
Citable documents201385
Citable documents201494
Citable documents201598
Citable documents2016106
Citable documents2017116
Citable documents2018116
Citable documents201999
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.

Uncited documents20100
Uncited documents201116
Uncited documents201223
Uncited documents201337
Uncited documents201446
Uncited documents201544
Uncited documents201657
Uncited documents201767
Uncited documents201859
Uncited documents201948
Cited documents20100
Cited documents20119
Cited documents201229
Cited documents201348
Cited documents201448
Cited documents201554
Cited documents201649
Cited documents201749
Cited documents201857
Cited documents201952
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