In addition to regular volumes of Crustacean Research, CSJ publishes Crustacean Research Special Number which deal with a large monograph, a large review, proceedings of conferences, and more focused topics. They should be organized by recognized experts in the area and attract articles of the highest quality.
Special Issue proposals are welcome at any time and should be submitted to the Editor-in-Chief of Crustacean Research.
asakura.akira.6w (at) kyoto-u.ac.jp
Proposals for Special Numbers should include the following:
In case of proceedings volumes, the main editorial task by Guest Editor is to manage the peer review of submitted manuscripts. Guest Editors should recommend papers for publication only on the basis of academic merit and subject appropriateness.