How to cite a Website in Zootaxa

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


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Citation Guide: Website in Zootaxa
Reference a Website in Zootaxa

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

Here’s an example Website citation in Zootaxa using placeholders.
Template:
Author1 LastnameA.F. & Author2 LastnameA.F. (2000) Title. . Available from: https://www.example.com (September 23, 2021)
So if we want to cite, for example, this link
https://www.theguardian.com/world/2008/nov/05/uselections20083
on The Guardian website we’d do so like this:

Zootaxa website citation:
Tran, M. (2008) Barack Obama To Be America’s First Black President. . Available from: https://www.theguardian.com/world/2008/nov/05/uselections20083 (September 23, 2021)
Citing websites and links in Zootaxa is much easier with the Citationsy Chrome Extension And an in-text citation website reference in Zootaxa looks like this:
(Tran 2008)

Frequently Asked Questions — Zootaxa Website Referencing

How do I cite a Website in Zootaxa?

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

Is there a way to automatically cite a Website?

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

How do you reference a Website in Zootaxa?

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

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

An in-text reference for a Website in Zootaxa is done like this:
(Author1 Lastname & Author2 Lastname 2000)
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