Special Issue "Phylogeny, Biogeography and Diversity of Crustaceans"

A special issue of Diversity (ISSN 1424-2818). This special issue belongs to the section "Biogeography and Macroecology".

Deadline for manuscript submissions: 31 January 2024 | Viewed by 223

Special Issue Editor

Department of Biological and Chemical Sciences, Faculty of Natural Resources, Universidad Católica de Temuco, Temuco, Chile
Interests: crustaceans; systematics; ecology; aquatic sciences
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Special Issue Information

Dear Colleagues,

The aim of the present Special Issue is to publish high-quality papers on the phylogeny, biogeography and distribution of crustaceans from any kind of environment, including marine, terrestrial and inland waters, as well as parasites and free-living organisms, considering the great variety of crustacean species with different adaptations to any kind of environment.

Dr. Patricio R. De Los Ríos Escalante
Guest Editor

Manuscript Submission Information

Manuscripts should be submitted online at www.mdpi.com by registering and logging in to this website. Once you are registered, click here to go to the submission form. Manuscripts can be submitted until the deadline. All submissions that pass pre-check are peer-reviewed. Accepted papers will be published continuously in the journal (as soon as accepted) and will be listed together on the special issue website. Research articles, review articles as well as short communications are invited. For planned papers, a title and short abstract (about 100 words) can be sent to the Editorial Office for announcement on this website.

Submitted manuscripts should not have been published previously, nor be under consideration for publication elsewhere (except conference proceedings papers). All manuscripts are thoroughly refereed through a single-blind peer-review process. A guide for authors and other relevant information for submission of manuscripts is available on the Instructions for Authors page. Diversity is an international peer-reviewed open access monthly journal published by MDPI.

Please visit the Instructions for Authors page before submitting a manuscript. The Article Processing Charge (APC) for publication in this open access journal is 2600 CHF (Swiss Francs). Submitted papers should be well formatted and use good English. Authors may use MDPI's English editing service prior to publication or during author revisions.


  • crustaceans
  • zooplankton
  • benthos
  • parasites
  • diapause
  • biogeography
  • evolution
  • ecology

Published Papers

This special issue is now open for submission.
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