The British Herpetological Society

 

The Herpetological Journal

The Herpetological Journal is the Society's prestigious quarterly scientific journal. Articles are listed in Biological Abstracts, Current Awareness in Biological Sciences,Current Contents, Science Citation Index, and Zoological Record.

The 2016  impact factor of the Herpetological Journal is 0.90.

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NOTE: as of January 2017, all new editions of the HJ are ONLY available online via the BHS website. The BHS no longer has a commercial hosting agreement with Ingenta  -  although editions prior to end 2016 remain accessible on Ingenta .  Those editions are of course also accessible on the BHS website for subscribers with an active and valid membership.  Should you experience any difficulty accessing HJ editions via the website or have any queries in this regard, please contact webmaster@thebhs.org

  

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  • The latest 20 issues can be downloaded when logged in with a Herpetological Journal subscription membership.
  • Individual articles can be purchased for download.
  • Older issues and occasional Open Access articles are available for public download

Folder Electronic appendices

Where papers published in the Herpetological Journal are accompanied by extensive sets of raw data that may be of use to the wider herpetological community, it is now the practice of this journal to make these available online in the form of electronic appendices.

pdf Appendix 1. Literature containing environmental parameters used in the analysis presented in Table 3.

1300 downloads

Open Access

Appendix for HJ vol 24 (July 2014)

pdf Invariability of gender-specific traits in Hermann's tortoise. Herpetological Journal 23 (2) : 67-73

1829 downloads

Open Access

Djordjevic S., Tomovic L., Golubovic A., Simovic A., Sterijovski B., Djurakic M., Bonnet X. (2013).

 

Data Tables

spreadsheet Leatherback turtles (Dermochelys coriacea) in Italy and in the Mediterranean Basin. Herpetological Journal 13(3): 135-139

Open Access

Casale, P., Nicolosi, P. Freggi, D., Turchetto, M. and R. Argano (2003).

Records (MS Excel Spreadsheet)

pdf Leatherback turtles (Dermochelys coriacea) in Italy and in the Mediterranean Basin. Herpetological Journal 13(3): 135-139

1546 downloads

Open Access

Casale, P., Nicolosi, P. Freggi, D., Turchetto, M. and R. Argano (2003).

References for records.

pdf Molecular phylogenetics of Boulengerula (Amphibia: Gymnophiona: Caeciliidae) and implications for taxonomy, biogeography and conservation. Herpetological Journal 21(1): 5-16

1718 downloads

Open Access

Loader S. P., Wilkinson M., Cotton J. A., Müller H., Menegon M., Howell K. M., Gower D. J. (2011).

Appendix

pdf On the diversity, colonization patterns and status of Hemidactylus spp. (Reptilia: Gekkonidae) from the Western Indian Ocean Islands. Herpetological Journal 20(2): 83-89.

1688 downloads

Open Access

Rocha, S., Carretero. M. A. and Harris D. J. (2010).

Appendix

pdf Taxonomic chaos in Asian ranid frogs: an initial phylogenetic resolution. Herpetological Journal 15(4): 231-243

1780 downloads

Open Access

Chen, L., R.W. Murphy, A. Lathrop, A. Ngo, N.L. Orlov, C.T. Ho and I.L.M. Somoraj (2005)

Appendix 1

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