Peer Review Process

Peer-Review process

All submitted manuscripts will be evaluated and reviewed according to the following evaluation schedule.
Initial review (Editorial check): All submitted manuscripts, right after their submission to the Iranian Journal of Animal Biosystematics will be an evaluation by Editors for being according to the journal scope and format. This evaluation can take 20 days of submission.
Reviewer's Evaluation: Selected manuscripts after initial review, will be sent to a minimum of two blind reviewers (Double-blind peer review) assigned by Editor-in-Chief. This process may take a minimum of 30 days.
Post Editorial Evaluation: After receiving the reviewer's comments, editors evaluate the manuscripts considering the comments and decide their first decision. This process takes 10 days and then authors are informed regarding the editorial decision.