Cladistics publishes high-quality research papers on systematics, encouraging debate on all aspects of the field, from philosophy, theory, and methodology to empirical studies and applications in biogeography, coevolution, conservation biology, ontogeny, genomics, and paleontology.

Cladistics is read by scientists working in the research fields of evolution, systematics and integrative biology and enjoys a consistently high position in the ISI(r) rankings for evolutionary biology.

Current Impact Factor: 7.779 (as of 26 June 2019)


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