Conservation Genetics Referencing Guide
(updated May 2022)


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How to do citations in Conservation Genetics style?

This is the Citationsy guide to Conservation Genetics citations, reference lists, in-text citations, and bibliographies.
The complete, comprehensive guide shows you how easy citing any source can be. Referencing books, youtube videos, websites, articles, journals, podcasts, images, videos, or music in Conservation Genetics.

cite Conservation Genetics  — Referencing Guide



How do you cite a book in the Conservation Genetics referencing style? (2022 Guide)

When writing an academic paper, you will surely come across the challenge of citing a book properly. Here’s how to do it in Conservation Genetics:

Here’s an example book citation in Conservation Genetics using placeholders:
Last Name FN (2000) Title, Edition. Publisher, City
So if we want to cite, for example, “I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings” by Maya Angelou we’d do so like this:
Conservation Genetics citation:
Angelou M (1969) I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings, 1st edn.. Random House, New York
And an in-text citation book citation in Conservation Genetics looks like this: (Angelou 1969)

How to reference a journal article in the Conservation Genetics citation style?

How do you cite scientific papers in Conservation Genetics format?

To cite a research paper or journal article following the Conservation Genetics formatting guide, follow these easy steps

Here’s a Conservation Genetics journal citation example using placeholders:
Author1 LastnameAF, Author3 LastnameAF (2000) Title. Container Volume:pages Used. https://doi.org/DOI
So if we want to reference this scientific article: “Testing consumer preferences for iced-coffee: Does the drinking environment have any influence?” by C. Petit and J.M. Sieffermann in Conservation Genetics:
Petit C, Sieffermann J (2007) Testing consumer preferences for iced-coffee: Does the drinking environment have any influence?. 18:161-172. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.foodqual.2006.05.008
And an in-text citation would look like this: (Petit and Sieffermann 2007)

How to cite a website in a paper in Conservation Genetics style?

Have you found a credible website you want to cite in Conservation Genetics to include in your research paper or presentation? Here’s how

Here’s an Conservation Genetics example website reference:
Author1 LastnameAF, Author2 LastnameAF (2000) Title. https://www.example.com. Accessed 28 May 2022
To reference the article located at this link:
https://www.theguardian.com/world/2008/nov/05/uselections20083
on The Guardian website:
Tran M (2008) Barack Obama To Be America’s First Black President. https://www.theguardian.com/world/2008/nov/05/uselections20083. Accessed 28 May 2022
And an in-text citation would look like this: (Tran 2008)

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How to cite a YouTube video Conservation Genetics in 2022

Are you wondering if it’s ok to reference a YouTube video in a research paper? Here’s how to cite it in Conservation Genetics

Here’s a Conservation Genetics citation YouTube video example:
ChannelName (2000) Title. In: YouTube. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XXXXXX. Accessed 28 May 2022
So how to cite a video Conservation Genetics?
Pixar (2015) Pizza Clip — Inside Out. In: YouTube. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8W6rntBADUQ. Accessed 28 May 2022
And an in-text video citation would look like this: (Pixar 2015)

How to cite a podcast using Conservation Genetics referencing style

Are you wondering if it’s ok to reference a podcast episode in a research paper? Here’s how to cite it in Conservation Genetics

It is becoming more and more common to reference podcasts in essays or other school work.
Here’s how to reference a podcast it in Conservation Genetics.
Lastname F (2000) Title
Podcast referencing example in Conservation Genetics using “This American Life” episode 640:
This American Life (2018) 640: Five Women
And an in-text citation would look like this: (This American Life 2018)

How to cite a piece of music or a song using Conservation Genetics referencing style?

Many people think that referencing songs or lyrics to songs isn’t common practise. That’s why we’re here to make it as simple and easy for you to reference a song in Conservation Genetics. This is all you need

An example song citation in Conservation Genetics.
Lastname F (2000) Song Title
Let‘s say we want to reference “Here Comes the Sun” off The Beatles “Abbey Road” album in Conservation Genetics:
The Beatles (1969) Here Comes the Sun
And an in-text citation would look like this: (The Beatles 1969)


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