Science of Nature

(The TQCC of Science of Nature is 10. The table below lists those papers that are above that threshold based on CrossRef citation counts. The publications cover those that have been published in the past four years, i.e., from 2019-05-01 to 2023-05-01.)
A structural colour ornament correlates positively with parasite load and body condition in an insular lizard species34
In vitro biodegradation potential of airborne Aspergilli and Penicillia28
Fusarium head blight incidence and mycotoxin accumulation in three durum wheat cultivars in relation to sowing date and density24
Identification of estrone in date seeds by thin-layer chromatography20
Evaluating monitoring options for conservation: comparing traditional and environmental DNA tools for a critically endangered mammal19
Theoretical minimal RNA rings designed according to coding constraints mimic deamination gradients19
Changes in prolactin, cortisol and testosterone concentrations during queen succession in a colony of naked mole-rats (Heterocephalus glaber): a case study18
On the appendicular anatomy of the xiphosurid Tachypleus syriacus and the evolution of fossil horseshoe crab appendages18
Ancient pests: the season of the Santorini Minoan volcanic eruption and a date from insect chitin17
Plant origin authentication of Sonoran Desert propolis: an antiproliferative propolis from a semi-arid region14
Ant species richness and interactions in canopies of two distinct successional stages in a tropical dry forest13
Spatiotemporal niche partitioning in a specious silphid community (Coleoptera: Silphidae Nicrophorus)13
When flocking is costly: reduced cluster-flock density over long-duration flight in pigeons12
First report of Sus strozzii (Suidae, Mammalia) from the Early Pleistocene of Hungary (Dunaalmás) and species distinction based on deciduous teeth12
Integrated plumage colour variation in relation to body condition, reproductive investment and laying date in the collared flycatcher12
Underwater acoustic communication during the mating behaviour of the semi-terrestrial crab Neohelice granulata12
A weevil pollinating the Canary Islands date palm: between parasitism and mutualism12
Human behavior and Homo-mammal interactions at the first European peopling: new evidence from the Pirro Nord site (Apricena, Southern Italy)11
Laying date and polygyny as determinants of annual reproductive success in male collared flycatchers (Ficedula albicollis): a long-term study11
Diverse migration strategies in hoopoes (Upupa epops) lead to weak spatial but strong temporal connectivity11
Response of the mollusc communities to environmental factors along an anthropogenic salinity gradient11
A reappraisal of Paleozoic horseshoe crabs from Russia and Ukraine10
Reproductive interference by alien hornet Vespa velutina threatens the native populations of Vespa simillima in Japan10
Roll with the fear: environment and state dependence of pill bug (Armadillidium vulgare) personalities10
Ecological light pollution affects anuran calling season, daily calling period, and sensitivity to light in natural Brazilian wetlands10
Integrative evidence confirms new endemic island frogs and transmarine dispersal of amphibians between Madagascar and Mayotte (Comoros archipelago)10
Ordering of charged particles in solution10