Ecological Research


    Vol. 36 (2021)
    No. submitted articles: 267
    No. accepted articles: 92


    Statistics in the 6 months (2021.07-12)
    Days to First Decision (All Manuscripts): 40.9 (days)
    Days to First Decision (Mss. with Final Decisions Only): 37.8 (days)

    Current issue
    (vol. 37, issue 2)
    Days for acceptance:
    118.71 (58–257)
    Days for Early View:
    158.43 (90–320)
    Days for publication:
    227.86 (167–377)

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    Top: Eggs of the Red-billed Leiothrix (Leiothrix lutea), which was introduced from China to Japan and is now invading understory habitats of deciduous forests.

    Middle: Cardiocrinum cordatum (Thunb.) Makino, a monocarpic lily with large white flowers that are autonomously selfed unless visited by pollinators.

    Bottom: Endemic to Yakushima Island, Macaca fuscata yakui, a subspecies of Japanese macaque, has been a target of long-term observation by many primatologists.