About the journal
The Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society publishes papers on systematic and evolutionary zoology and comparative, functional and other studies where relevant to these areas…
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Special and Virtual Issues
Special issue: 13th International Symposium on Tardigrada
This special issue features 23 papers that cover a wide (though by no means comprehensive) variety of topics researched by “tardigradologists”.
Special issue: Phylogeny and morphology of Mysmenidae
The paper in this special issue provides the first comprehensive comparative morphological study of symphytognathoid spiders, with an emphasis on the family Mysmenidae.
Image credit: Mysmena wawuensis. CC BY 3.0 via Wikimedia Commons
Virtual issue: Linnean Society Meeting at the Arnold Arboretum
Compiled to coincide with the Meeting of the Linnean Society at Harvard University’s Arnold Arboretum in Boston, Massachusetts, USA, this virtual issue looks at ‘Modern Perspectives on Evolution’.
Image credit: Storeria dekayi. CC BY 2.0 Wikimedia Commons
The Linnean Society of London
The Linnean Society of London is the world’s oldest active biological society. Founded in 1788, the Society takes its name from the Swedish naturalist Carl Linnaeus (1707–1778) who’s botanical, zoological and library collections have been in its keeping since 1829.
Meetings & Events
The Linnean Society's diverse programme of events covers everything from plant and animal diversity to remote sensing and in vitro fertilisation. Most Linnean Society meetings are open to the public as well as members of the organisation.