How to cite a YouTube Video in Zootaxa

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


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Citation Guide: YouTube Video in Zootaxa
Reference a YouTube Video in Zootaxa

How do you cite a YouTube Video in the Zootaxa referencing style?

Here’s an example YouTube Video citation in Zootaxa using placeholders.
Template:
ChannelName (2000) Title. YouTube. Available from: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XXXXXX (September 21, 2021)
So if we want to cite, for example, this YouTube video
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8W6rntBADUQ we’d do so like this:

Zootaxa YouTube Video citation:
Pixar (2015) Pizza Clip — Inside Out. YouTube. Available from: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8W6rntBADUQ (September 21, 2021)
Citing websites and links in Zootaxa is much easier with the Citationsy Chrome Extension And an in-text citation YouTube Video reference in Zootaxa looks like this:
(Tran 2008)

Frequently Asked Questions — Zootaxa YouTube Video Referencing

How do I cite a YouTube Video in Zootaxa?

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

Is there a way to automatically cite a YouTube Video?

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

How do you reference a YouTube Video in Zootaxa?

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

How do you in-text reference a YouTube Video in Zootaxa?

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