Copeia is a quarterly peer-reviewed scientific journal covering research in ichthyology and herpetology that was named after Edward Drinker Cope, a prominent American researcher in these fields. It is the official journal of the American Society of Ichthyologists and Herpetologists. According to the Journal Citation Reports, the journal has a 2017 impact factor of 1.220, ranking it 70th out of 166 journals in the category "Zoology".
|Discipline||Ichthyology and Herpetology|
|Edited by||W. Leo Smith|
American Society of Ichthyologists and Herpetologists (United States)
On December 27, 1913, John Treadwell Nichols published the first issue of Copeia. This issue consisted of a single piece of paper folded to form four pages of information with five articles. The cover of the pamphlet bore the inscription: "Published by the contributors to advance the science of coldblooded vertebrates."
1913 (Number 1):
- Fowler HW. "An Interesting Form of the Snapping Turtle. (Chelydra serpentina)". pp. 1–2. (DOI:10.2307/1436101)
- Franklin D. "Color Changes in Collared Lizards". pp. 2–3.
- Phillips RJ, Fowler HW. "Fishes in the Water-Supply of Wilmington, Delaware". pp. 3–4.
- Nichols JT. "Notes on Fishes near New York". p. 4.
- Miller WW. "Late Activity of Pickering's Hyla ". p. 4.
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