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Archiv für Molluskenkunde

  Archiv für Molluskenkunde

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An International Journal of Malacology, edited by the Senckenberg Nature Research Society (SGN), Frankfurt am Main.
Journal of the Deutsche Malakozoologische Gesellschaft.

Archiv für Molluskenkunde preferably publishes papers on systematics,
taxonomy, phylogeny, morphology of molluscs. Contributions on fossil cenozoic molluscs as well as on molluscan ecology and biogeography are welcome as well. However, articles on physiology, parasitology, regional faunistics or those on non-cenozoic fossils or biostratigraphy should be submitted elsewhere.

ISSN 1869-0963

Archiv für Molluskenkunde is an international peer-reviewed journal. It is published in two issues per annum (= one volume), being published in the second and fourth quarter, containing approximately 300 pages/year.

There are no page charges for authors except when the necessary efforts for preparation for print exceed the average significantly (e.g., extremely long manuscripts, colour plates or too many b&w plates). There are 25 free offprints per contribution.

Manuscripts must be prepared in acordance with the Guidelines for Authors and should be submitted digitally to the .

Online version available here!

Impact Factor: 0.567 (2013), Journal Citation Reports®, Thomson Reuters 

Articles published in Archiv für Molluskenkunde are indexed in: 
•Aquaculture and Fisheries Resources •Aquatic Biology •Aquatic Science and Fisheries •Biological Abstracts •Biosis preview •CAB Abstracts •Fish and Fisheries Worldwide •GEOBASE •Science Citation Index-Expanded (SCIE) •Scopus •Ulrich's Periodicals Directory •Zoological Record         

 The most recent issue of  Archiv für Molluskenkunde  is vol.: 143 (2), published 22th December 2014

Miquel, S. E. & Herrera, H. W.: Catalogue of terrestrial gastropods from Galápagos (except Bulimulidae and Succineidae) with description of a new species of Ambrosiella Odhner (Achatinellidae) (Mollusca: Gastropoda)


Boeters, H. D. & Knebelsberger, T.: Spring snails (Bythinella spp.) as lake snails? Lake profundal, an unexplored habitat (Gastropoda Prosobranchia: Hydrobioidea)


Nordsieck, H.: Annotated check-list of the genera of fossil land snails (Gastropoda: Stylommatophora) of western and central Europe (Cretaceous – Pliocene), with description of new taxa


Salvador, R. B. & Rasser, M. W.: The fossil pulmonate snails of Sandelzhausen (Early/Middle Miocene, Germany) (Hygrophila, Punctoidea and limacoids)


Volume 143 (1)
Breure, A. S. H, Álvarez-Lajonchère, L. & González Guillén, A.: Color-full and eye-catching: an iconography of Liguus land shells (Gastropoda: Orthalicidae) 1–19
Lozouet, P.: Occurrence of Benthonella Dall 1889 in the Cenozoic (Paleogene) of France: a present-day abyssal and bathyal mollusc (Gastropoda: Caenogastropoda: Rissoidae) 21–32
Nordsieck, H.: Clausiliidae from the Sarmatian site Hautzendorf (Austria: Lower Austria: Weinviertel) (Gastropoda: Stylommatophora) 33–38
Marques, R. C. & Simone, L. R. L.: Eurytellina angrensis, a new species from southeastern Brazilian coast, with anatomical details (Bivalvia: Tellinoidea) 39–50
Walther, F. & Hausdorf, B.: Pupilla (Pupilla) kyrostriata n. sp. from Transcaucasia (Gastropoda: Pupillidae) 51–56
Nordsieck, H.: The genus Albinaria Vest in Turkey, especially the species from coastal S. W. Anatolia with adjacent Greek islands, with the description of new taxa (Gastropoda: Pulmonata: Clausiliidae) 57–67
Thompson, F. G.: A review of the Mexican and Central American land snails of the genus Eucalodium Crosse & Fischer (Pulmonata: Urocoptoidea: Eucalodiidae) 69–105