Vertebrate Zoology

Vertebrate Zoology (formerly  Zoo‍lo‍gi‍sche Ab‍hand‍lung‍en) is a sci‍en‍ti‍fic journal published by the Museum of Zoology Dresden, Germany.

The official website of the journal is hosted at

Research fields covered by VERTEBRATE ZOOLOGY are ta‍xo‍no‍my, mor‍pho‍logy, an‍at‍omy, phy‍lo‍ge‍ny (mo‍le‍cu‍lar and mor‍pho‍lo‍gy-based), hi‍sto‍ri‍cal bio‍geo‍gra‍phy, and pa‍lae‍on‍to‍lo‍gy of ver‍te‍bra‍tes.

> LATEST ISSUE – VZ 70 (2) 2020
> VIRTUAL ISSUE 2019/2020

We ask carefully to follow the Instructions for authors,
available online at the journal’s website.
All manuscripts will be reviewed by two or more referees.

> Editorial Staff

[ Editorial Report and Reviewer Acknowledgments for 2019 (PDF) ]

Impact Factor: 1.282 (2018)
Journal Citation Reports

Clarivate Journal Citation Reports© Ranking (2018): 70/170  Q2 (Zoology)

Indexed in
BIOSIS Previews, Biology & Environmental Sciences, Current Contents – Agriculture, Science Citation Index Expanded, SCOPUS, Zoological Record

Manuscripts and all related correspondence should be sent by e-mail to
(Old content pages Zoologische Abhandlungen, Museum für Tierkunde Dresden)

Senckenberg Gesellschaft für Naturforschung, Senckenberganlage 25, 60325 Frankfurt am Main, Germany
Institute: Senckenberg Naturhistorische Sammlungen Dresden, Germany

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