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The fossil record of insect color illuminated by maturation experiments

Overview of attention for article published in Geology, April 2013
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  • In the top 5% of all research outputs scored by Altmetric
  • High Attention Score compared to outputs of the same age (98th percentile)
  • High Attention Score compared to outputs of the same age and source (98th percentile)

Mentioned by

news
6 news outlets
blogs
1 blog
twitter
5 tweeters
facebook
4 Facebook pages
wikipedia
1 Wikipedia page

Citations

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19 Dimensions

Readers on

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46 Mendeley
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1 CiteULike
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Title
The fossil record of insect color illuminated by maturation experiments
Published in
Geology, April 2013
DOI 10.1130/g33836.1
Authors

Maria E. McNamara, Derek E.G. Briggs, Patrick J. Orr, Neal S. Gupta, Emma R. Locatelli, Lin Qiu, Hong Yang, Zhengrong Wang, Heeso Noh, Hui Cao

Twitter Demographics

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Mendeley readers

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Geographical breakdown

Country Count As %
Germany 1 2%
Italy 1 2%
South Africa 1 2%
Canada 1 2%
United States 1 2%
Unknown 41 89%

Demographic breakdown

Readers by professional status Count As %
Student > Ph. D. Student 12 26%
Researcher 10 22%
Student > Bachelor 6 13%
Student > Master 6 13%
Other 4 9%
Other 3 7%
Unknown 5 11%
Readers by discipline Count As %
Earth and Planetary Sciences 20 43%
Agricultural and Biological Sciences 12 26%
Physics and Astronomy 4 9%
Pharmacology, Toxicology and Pharmaceutical Science 1 2%
Chemistry 1 2%
Other 2 4%
Unknown 6 13%

Attention Score in Context

This research output has an Altmetric Attention Score of 69. This is our high-level measure of the quality and quantity of online attention that it has received. This Attention Score, as well as the ranking and number of research outputs shown below, was calculated when the research output was last mentioned on 20 April 2020.
All research outputs
#374,362
of 17,489,191 outputs
Outputs from Geology
#214
of 3,731 outputs
Outputs of similar age
#2,854
of 158,090 outputs
Outputs of similar age from Geology
#2
of 101 outputs
Altmetric has tracked 17,489,191 research outputs across all sources so far. Compared to these this one has done particularly well and is in the 97th percentile: it's in the top 5% of all research outputs ever tracked by Altmetric.
So far Altmetric has tracked 3,731 research outputs from this source. They typically receive a lot more attention than average, with a mean Attention Score of 21.3. This one has done particularly well, scoring higher than 94% of its peers.
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