Revista de Biologia Tropical
Impact Factor & Key Scientometrics

Revista de Biologia Tropical

Impact Factor


H Index


Impact Factor


I. Basic Journal Info


Costa Rica
Journal ISSN: 347744
Publisher: Editorial de la Universidad de Costa Rica
History: 1969-ongoing
Journal Hompage: Link
How to Get Published:

Research Categories


The Revista de Biología Tropical / International Journal of Tropical Biology and Conservation is a mainstream scientific journal published since 1953 and covered by Web of Science; Science Citation Index; Current Contents; Google Scholar; Scopus, SciELO and nearly 50 additional indices. A double blind system guarantees you a fair evaluation, and our world class editorial and scientific boards provides a first decision in three working days. The journal is Full Open Access and is widely read where your article can have the highest real impact. Since its beginning in 1953, the Revista follows these principles: objective and independent evaluation of all manuscripts; transparency in all processes; ethical use of procedures, data, specimens and subjects; fair treatment of all parties; and absolute predominance of scientific rigor over any other aspect.

II. Science Citation Report (SCR)

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SCR Impact Factor

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SCR Journal Ranking

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SCImago SJR Rank

SCImago Journal Rank (SJR indicator) is a measure of scientific influence of scholarly journals that accounts for both the number of citations received by a journal and the importance or prestige of the journals where such citations come from.


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Scopus 2-Year Impact Factor Trend

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Scopus 3-Year Impact Factor Trend

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Scopus 4-Year Impact Factor Trend

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Impact Factor History

2-year 3-year 4-year
  • 2022 Impact Factor
    0.745 0.828 0.906
  • 2021 Impact Factor
    0.865 0.909 0.958
  • 2020 Impact Factor
    0.738 0.803 0.887
  • 2019 Impact Factor
    0.515 0.643 0.669
  • 2018 Impact Factor
    0.596 0.691 0.743
  • 2017 Impact Factor
    0.547 0.676 0.724
  • 2016 Impact Factor
    0.692 0.725 0.836
  • 2015 Impact Factor
    0.552 0.667 0.721
  • 2014 Impact Factor
    0.721 NA NA
  • 2013 Impact Factor
    0.64 NA NA
  • 2012 Impact Factor
    0.677 NA NA
  • 2011 Impact Factor
    0.512 NA NA
  • 2010 Impact Factor
    0.469 NA NA
  • 2009 Impact Factor
    0.305 NA NA
  • 2008 Impact Factor
    0.321 NA NA
  • 2007 Impact Factor
    0.205 NA NA
  • 2006 Impact Factor
    0.283 NA NA
  • 2005 Impact Factor
    0.269 NA NA
  • 2004 Impact Factor
    0.42 NA NA
  • 2003 Impact Factor
    0.273 NA NA
  • 2002 Impact Factor
    0.311 NA NA
  • 2001 Impact Factor
    0.132 NA NA
  • 2000 Impact Factor
    0.094 NA NA
Note: impact factor data for reference only




Impact Factor

Impact factor (IF) is a scientometric factor based on the yearly average number of citations on articles published by a particular journal in the last two years. A journal impact factor is frequently used as a proxy for the relative importance of a journal within its field. Find out more: What is a good impact factor?

III. Other Science Influence Indicators

Any impact factor or scientometric indicator alone will not give you the full picture of a science journal. There are also other factors such as H-Index, Self-Citation Ratio, SJR, SNIP, etc. Researchers may also consider the practical aspect of a journal such as publication fees, acceptance rate, review speed. (Learn More)

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The h-index is an author-level metric that attempts to measure both the productivity and citation impact of the publications of a scientist or scholar. The index is based on the set of the scientist's most cited papers and the number of citations that they have received in other publications


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H-Index History