Vertebrate Zoology
PRE-RELEASE VERTEBRATE ZOOLOGY - 67 (2) 2017 (15/v/2017)


Description of a new maternal larvophilic mouth-brooding cichlid species, Apistogramma megastoma sp. n. (Teleostei: Perciformes: Geophaginae), from Loreto, Peru

Uwe Römer, Clara Isis Römer, Guillain Estivals, Antonia Vela Díaz, Fabrice Duponchelle, Carmen Rosa García Dávila, Ingo Hahn & François Renno - PDF 4MB


Vertebrate Zoology - 67 (1) 2017

ISSN 1864-5755

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

Vertebrate Zoology 66 (3) 2016


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 the systematics, taxonomy, phylogenetics,
genetics, morphology/anatomy, ecology, biogeography, faunistics, and palaeontology of vertebrates.

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

Impact Factor:1.059 (2016)
Journal Citation Reports®, Thomson Reuters

ISI Journal Citation Reports© Ranking (2014): 80/162  Q2 (Zoology)

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Manuscripts and all related correspondence should preferably be sent by e-mail to or on a digital medium by normal mail to the Editor-in-Chief at the Museum of Zoology, Senckenberg Dresden.
(Old content pages Zoologische Abhandlungen, Museum für Tierkunde Dresden)

Editorial Board

Axel Zarske
Museum fuer Tierkunde / Museum of Zoology
Senckenberg Naturhistorische Sammlungen Dresden /
Senckenberg Natural History Collections Dresden
Koenigsbruecker Landstrasse 159
01109 Dresden
Tel.: +49 (0)351 795841 4343

Associate Editors
Wilson J. E. M. Costa (Rio de Janeiro, Brazil)
William E. Duellman (Lawrence, USA)
Jochen Martens (Mainz, Germany)
Bernd Nicolai (Halberstadt, Germany)
Rüdiger Riehl (Duesseldorf, Germany)
Olivier Rieppel (Chicago, USA)
Dimitry Serov (Moscow, Russia)
Friederike Spitzenberger (Vienna, Austria)
Miguel Vences (Braunschweig, Germany)
Yehudah L. Werner (Jerusalem, Israel)

Impressum (PDF)

ISSN 1864-5755

Markward Herbert Fischer,
Senckenberg Naturhistorische Sammlungen Dresden, Germany


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