Iranian Journal of Ichthyology

Iranian Journal of Ichthyology (IJI) is a peer-reviewed journal for publication of high quality papers on any aspect of ichthyology and will be published 4 times a year by the Iranian Society of Ichthyology ( The journal welcomes the submission of manuscripts that meets the general criteria of significance and scientific excellence, and will publish original scientific articles in the fields of ichthyology. The editors welcome the submission of original manuscripts including Research Articles, Short communications, and Views & News. Review papers by distinguished authors and Special Issues will also be considered. It is our aim to provide the international scientific community with an efficiently published journal, meeting high scientific and technical standards.

 This journal follows the COPE (Committee on Publication Ethics)

Scopes of Iranian Journal of Ichthyology includes:

Systematics, taxonomy, morphology, anatomy, biogeography, biodiversity, conservation, ecology and general biology of fishes (reproduction, food and feeding habits, age and growth, population dynamics, etc.). Papers on freshwater, brackish, marine and fossil fishes will be considered.


Open access

All articles published by IJI are freely accessible online immediately upon publication with no charges to the readers. However, the Iranian Society of Ichthyology is the copyright holder.


Abstracted/Indexed in:

Vol 7, No 1 (2020): March

Table of Contents


Brian W. Coad
Erdogan CICEK
María Valeria FERNÁNDEZ, Fernando ELENA, Fernanda MONTES DE OCA, Patricio J. MACCHI
Tapan Kumar BARIK, Surya Narayan SWAIN, Bijayalaxmi SAHU, Bibarani TRIPATHY, Usha Rani ACHARYA
Hasan FAZLI, Ali Asghar JANBAZ, Kambiz KHEDMATI