How to cite a Book in Zootaxa

Use this template to cite a Book in the Zootaxa citation style.

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Citation Guide: Book in Zootaxa
Reference a Book in Zootaxa

How do you cite a Book in the Zootaxa referencing style?

Here’s an example Book citation in Zootaxa using placeholders.
Last Name, F.N. (2000) Title. Edition. E. F. N. Editor Last Name (Ed.). Publisher, City.
So if we want to cite, for example, “Backlash” by Susan Faludi we’d do so like this:

Zootaxa book citation:
Faludi, S. (1991) Backlash. 1st ed. Crown Publishing Group, New York City.
Citing websites and links in Zootaxa is much easier with the Citationsy Chrome Extension And an in-text citation book reference in Zootaxa looks like this:
(Faludi 1991)

Frequently Asked Questions — Zootaxa Book Referencing

How do I cite a Book in Zootaxa?

You can very easily reference a Book in the “Zootaxa” referencing style by using the guide above as your guideline.

Is there a way to automatically cite a Book?

Yes — Use a Zootaxa reference generator, like Citationsy for example.

How do you reference a Book in Zootaxa?

The Zootaxa reference for a Book is done by several different rules — please see the example on this page.

How do you in-text reference a Book in Zootaxa?

An in-text reference for a Book in Zootaxa is done like this:
(Last Name 2000)
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