BMC Ecology image competition 2017

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Our sister journal BMC Ecology has launched its 5th annual Image Competition! Submit your images for a chance to highlight your research, win prizes, and have your photography featured in BMC Ecology.

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Aims and scope

BMC Zoology is an open access, peer-reviewed journal that considers articles on all aspects of zoology, including comparative physiology, mechanistic and functional studies, morphology, life history, animal behavior, signaling and communication, cognition, parasitism, systematics, biogeography and conservation.


  • Dirk Krüger, BioMed Central

Section Editors

  • Serge Morand, University of Montpellier
  • Brock Fenton, University of Western Ontario
  • Thomas Flatt, University of Lausanne
  • Herbert Hoi, University of Veterinary Medicine Vienna
  • Laurence Packer, York University



Portable Peer Review

The editors of BMC Zoology support initiatives that expedite the peer review process and are happy to consider manuscripts that have been reviewed in Peerage of Science. Please indicate in your cover letter if this applies to your manuscript.

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