Molecular Biology and Evolution Referencing Guide
(updated Jun 2024)


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How to do citations in Molecular Biology and Evolution style?

This is the Citationsy guide to Molecular Biology and Evolution 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 Molecular Biology and Evolution.

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How do you cite a book in the Molecular Biology and Evolution referencing style? (2024 Guide)

One of the most cited mediums is of course books. Here’s how to cite a book in Molecular Biology and Evolution

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


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How to reference a journal article in the Molecular Biology and Evolution citation style?

How do you cite scientific papers in Molecular Biology and Evolution format?

An Molecular Biology and Evolution citation for a journal article includes the author name(s), publication year, article title, journal name, volume and issue number, page range of the article, and a DOI (if available). Here’s how

Here’s a Molecular Biology and Evolution journal citation example using placeholders:
Author1 LastnameAF, Author3 LastnameAF. 2000. Title. Container [Internet] Volume:pages Used. Available from: URL
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 Molecular Biology and Evolution: