ISSN (Print)

2269 - 6016

ISSN (Online)

2970 - 4960


Fully open access

Faunitaxys is a fully open access journal allowing for immediate free access to the work and permitting any user to read, download, copy, distribute, print, search, or link to the full texts of articles, crawl them for indexing, pass them as data to software, or use them for any other lawful purpose.


Languages in which Faunitaxys accepts manuscripts

English, French, Spanish, Italian and German.


Aims & Scope

Faunitaxys publishes original results of zoological research, particularly in systematics, taxonomy, phylogeny and related fields. Purely taxonomic articles, such as descriptions of new taxa, are welcome.



Zoology, taxonomy, systematics, new taxa, phylogeny, biodiversity.


Acceptance of papers

Faunitaxys is a peer-reviewed journal. Reviewers are renown experts of the field and are listed at the bottom of the first page of each article.

Manuscripts may be returned upfront by the editors without review if considered to lack sufficient focus on the scope and publication profile as defined above.

Acceptance of papers for publication depends on merit as judged on the basis of peer reviews.



CC BY-NC-ND 4.0. Open access article under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivs License, which permits use and distribution in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited, the use is non-commercial and no modifications or adaptations are made.



The authors retain the copyright and full publishing rights without restrictions.


Abstracting and Indexing Information

Faunitaxys is indexed in Zoological record.

Articles and nomenclatural novelties are referenced by ZooBank (


Publication fees

Since October 1, 2023, a contribution of 35 euros has been requested for the publication of an article in Faunitaxys in order to meet the increase in publishing costs and to perpetuate the paper version.


Archiving policy

Online Permanent Archiving:


Internet Archive (


Submit an Article

Manuscripts should be submitted by email to