Geodiversitas is a fast-track and peer-reviewed journal, devoted to varied aspects of earth sciences. It publishes original research results, in French or English, with emphasis on history of sedimentary basins, paleobiodiversity and paleoenvironments. An issue of Geodiversitas may be devoted to a single topic (thematic issues of Geodiversitas) under the responsibility of guest editor(s). All articles published in Geodiversitas are compliant with the different nomenclatural codes. A copyright assignment will be signed by the authors before publication.

All Geodiversitas articles are made freely and immediately available in PDF to readers on the Muséum national d'histoire naturelle website, with no charges to authors for publication (Diamond Open Access). The enhanced journal is distributed by BioOne® in full-text searchable XML as part of the aggregation BioOne Complete. Archiving and preservation are provided via Portico and LOCKSS.

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Beware: the current timeline between the acceptance of an article in Geodiversitas and its publication is about 8 months (excluding time for evaluation and correction by the authors; last update on May 2022)

Geodiversitas continues as from 1997 the Bulletin du Muséum national d'Histoire naturelle, 4ème série – section C : Sciences de la Terre, Paléontologie, Géologie, Minéralogie. From 2018, Geodiversitas is published online only with a continuous flow of publication (fast-track).

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en Biostratigraphy and taxonomy of polymerid trilobites of the Manuels River Formation (Drumian, middle Cambrian), Newfoundland, Canada

Tanja UNGER et al.

1051-1087, Published on 15 December 2022, art. 44 (33) DOI LSID

en Dental ontogeny in the early Paleocene placental mammal Alcidedorbignya inopinata (Pantodonta) from Tiupampa (Bolivia)

Christian de MUIZON & Guillaume BILLET

989-1050, Published on 01 December 2022, art. 44 (32) DOI LSID

en New data on the Permian ecosystem of the Rodez Basin: ichnofauna (traces of protostomians, tetrapods and fishes), jellyfishes and plants from Banassac-Canilhac (Lozère, southern France)

Jean-David MOREAU & Georges GAND

975-987, Published on 10 November 2022, art. 44 (31) DOI LSID

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Editorial office

Editor in chief: Didier Merle;
Desk editor: Emmanuel Côtez.

Scientific board

Christine Argot (Muséum national d’Histoire naturelle, Paris)
Beatrix Azanza (Museo Nacional de Ciencias Naturales, Madrid)
Raymond L. Bernor (Howard University, Washington DC)
Henning Blom (Uppsala University)
Jean Broutin (Sorbonne Université, Paris)
Gaël Clément (Muséum national d’Histoire naturelle, Paris)
Ted Daeschler (Academy of Natural Sciences, Philadelphie)
Gregory D. Edgecombe (The Natural History Museum, Londres)
Ursula Göhlich (Natural History Museum Vienna)
Jin Meng (American Museum of Natural History, New York)
Brigitte Meyer-Berthaud (CIRAD, Montpellier)
Zhu Min (Chinese Academy of Sciences, Pékin)
Isabelle Rouget (Muséum national d’Histoire naturelle, Paris)
Sevket Sen (Muséum national d’Histoire naturelle, Paris)
Stanislav Štamberg (Museum of Eastern Bohemia, Hradec Králové)
Paul Taylor (The Natural History Museum, Londres)

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