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Mycosphereopen access



Universities and research institutions in China
Media Ranking in China

Subject Area and Category


Zhongkai University



Publication type



20777019, 20777000





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Mycosphere is an international peer-reviewed journal with swift publication of high quality papers on fungal biology. Mycosphere has no page or open access charges and offers a free outlet for the publications of the mycology community. All manuscripts will undergo peer review before acceptance. Copyright is retained by the authors. Join the conversation about this journal

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.

Ecology, Evolution, Behavior and Systematics2015Q3
Ecology, Evolution, Behavior and Systematics2016Q3
Ecology, Evolution, Behavior and Systematics2017Q2
Ecology, Evolution, Behavior and Systematics2018Q2
Ecology, Evolution, Behavior and Systematics2019Q1
Ecology, Evolution, Behavior and Systematics2020Q1
Ecology, Evolution, Behavior and Systematics2021Q1
Ecology, Evolution, Behavior and Systematics2022Q1
Plant Science2015Q2
Plant Science2016Q3
Plant Science2017Q2
Plant Science2018Q1
Plant Science2019Q1
Plant Science2020Q1
Plant Science2021Q1
Plant Science2022Q1

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.

Total Documents

Evolution of the number of published documents. All types of documents are considered, including citable and non citable documents.

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)20140.000
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20150.826
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20160.835
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20172.053
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20181.736
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20192.066
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20203.356
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20215.461
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20228.651
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20140.000
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20150.826
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20160.835
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20172.053
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20181.790
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20192.261
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20203.401
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20219.286
Cites / Doc. (3 years)202213.155
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20140.000
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20150.826
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20160.835
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20172.089
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20181.992
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20192.153
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20204.324
Cites / Doc. (2 years)202117.050
Cites / Doc. (2 years)202215.421
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 Cites20140
Self Cites20153
Self Cites201621
Self Cites2017102
Self Cites201884
Self Cites201960
Self Cites2020103
Self Cites202176
Self Cites202245
Total Cites20140
Total Cites201519
Total Cites201681
Total Cites2017464
Total Cites2018589
Total Cites2019692
Total Cites2020670
Total Cites2021845
Total Cites2022763
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 document20140
External Cites per document20150.696
External Cites per document20160.619
External Cites per document20171.602
External Cites per document20181.535
External Cites per document20192.065
External Cites per document20202.878
External Cites per document20218.451
External Cites per document202212.379
Cites per document20140.000
Cites per document20150.826
Cites per document20160.835
Cites per document20172.053
Cites per document20181.790
Cites per document20192.261
Cites per document20203.401
Cites per document20219.286
Cites per document202213.155
% 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 documents20140
Non-citable documents20150
Non-citable documents20160
Non-citable documents20174
Non-citable documents20188
Non-citable documents20198
Non-citable documents20204
Non-citable documents20210
Non-citable documents20220
Citable documents20140
Citable documents201523
Citable documents201697
Citable documents2017222
Citable documents2018321
Citable documents2019298
Citable documents2020193
Citable documents202191
Citable documents202258
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 documents20140
Uncited documents201513
Uncited documents201656
Uncited documents201768
Uncited documents2018114
Uncited documents201983
Uncited documents202041
Uncited documents20218
Uncited documents20224
Cited documents20140
Cited documents201510
Cited documents201641
Cited documents2017158
Cited documents2018215
Cited documents2019223
Cited documents2020156
Cited documents202183
Cited documents202254
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