Scientific journal Lutra

  • Lutra is a scientific, peer-reviewed journal, published by the Dutch Mammal Society that is endeavoured at stimulating and facilitating the study and protection of wild mammals and their habitats.
  • Lutra has two issues a year and publishes articles on all mammals occuring in Europe, including aquatic mammals. Articles focus on ecology, biogeography, behaviour and morphology. Furthermore, Lutra contains literature and book reviews and an opinion section.
  • Lutra publishes in English, with accompanying Dutch abstract.

Lutra Publication Fund

Lutra is the only scientific journal in the Netherlands that is entirely devoted to mammals.
Support us by making donations to the Lutra Publication Fund:
ING account 3090408, Almelo, the Netherlands

To subscribe to lutra, see instructions here.

Instructions for authors

Now available instructions for authors (pdf) in the new layout of Lutra.
The editorial board can be reached by e-mail:

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