Updates regarding the Pachyderm Journal, its staff, contributors, and their research.

  • Elsevier products: SCOPUS and SCI; Orcid IDs



    We would like to draw your attention to our partnership with Elsevier which includes coverage of Pachyderm titles in both SCOPUS and SCI

    Scopus index Pachyderm:


    Elsevier products are used by leading research institutions, government organizations, decision-making bodies and corporate organizations around the world. Therefore, coverage of your title(s) in Elsevier products provides increased visibility and discoverability of your content.



    We would like to begin collecting ORCID IDs from authors. If you are preparing to submit a manuscript to Pachyderm you can input it yourself when creating a new submission,  or we can add it for you before publication. If you (as an author) don't already have an ORCID ID, you can register for one here.




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  • Research, management, Field Notes, Reviews


     Pachyderm update: January 2021

    Welcome to the new Pachyderm home page.

    The Editorial Board is pleased to announce to our readership that the next issue of Pachyderm, Vol. 62 has commenced production. If you are currently writing your MSc or PhD in relevant pachyderm fields, we invite you to consider publishing with us.

    If you are interested in being a reviewer, please register on and also let Kees Rookmaaker (, Lydia Tiller (, or Suzannah Goss ( know that you are interested in helping out. Your efforts really do contribute to keeping Pachyderm in high demand. Elephant related material to both Lydia and Suzannah, and rhino related material to Kees.

    All past issues of Pachyderm remain accessible to the public in the Archive section.

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