Journal abbreviation: Western Indian Ocean journal of marine science
The abbreviation of the journal title "Western Indian Ocean journal of marine science" is "West. Indian Ocean J. Mar. Sci.". It is the recommended abbreviation to be used for abstracting, indexing and referencing purposes and meets all criteria of the ISO 4 standard for abbreviating names of scientific journals.
The table below outlines in detail the ISO 4 rules and matches to the ISSN maintained list of title word abbreviations (TWA) to derive the abbreviation.
|Western||West.||matches the stem "western-"|
|Indian||Indian||No abbreviation listed in TWA.|
|Ocean||Ocean||No abbreviation listed in TWA.|
|journal||J.||matches the word "journal"|
|of||Rule 4.3: prepositions shall be omitted from title abbreviations.|
|marine||Mar.||matches the stem "marin-"|
|science||Sci.||matches the stem "scienc-"|
About the journal
|Full journal title||Western Indian Ocean journal of marine science|
|Abbreviation||West. Indian Ocean J. Mar. Sci.|