ISSN 2415-8860 (Online), ISSN 0372-4123 (Print)
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Ukrainian Botanical Journal

An international peer-reviewed journal published bi-monthly by M.G. Kholodny Institute of Botany,
National Academy of Sciences of Ukraine since 1921

Aims and Scope

The Ukrainian Botanical Journal provides comprehensive coverage of all fields of plant sciences, including floristics, taxonomy, vegetation science, history of flora and vegetation, economic botany, as well as of all aspects of mycology and phycology.

The Journal aims to present the original research reports and novel findings along with various high-impact papers on all major issues, such as systematics, ecology, evolution, geography, morphology, anatomy, embryology, physiology, biochemistry, cell and molecular biology, of plants, true fungi and their protozoan/chromistan analogues, lichens, algae and cyanobacteria.

Original research articles, brief communications, scientific notes, reviews, and other important contributions are accepted. Papers that make significant advances to the fields of study and those of general interest to botanists and mycologists are welcomed.

The reviewed and finally accepted papers are published in the following informal sections:

  • General Issues, Reviews and Discussions
  • Vegetation Science, Ecology, Conservation
  • Vascular Plants: Taxonomy, Geography and Floristics
  • Non-vascular Plants and Fungi
  • The Red Data Book of Ukraine
  • Floristic Records
  • Mycological Records
  • Structural Botany
  • Plant Physiology, Anatomy, Biochemistry, Cell Biology and Molecular Biology

In addition, other categories of the considered articles include:

  • Herbarium Curation
  • History of Science
  • News and Views
  • Reviews and Notices of Publications

Why Submit Your Paper

The Ukrainian Botanical Journal is indexed/abstracted in: Index Copernicus, Google Scholar, Thomson Reuters (Biological Abstracts, BIOSIS Previews, Zoological Record), ResearchGate, CrossRef, JSTOR, USDA ARS SMML Database, Polish Scholarly Bibliography, VINITI.

The Journal is currently published following the policy of Elsevier and Thomson Reuters in order to be indexed in Scopus and Web of Science Citation Index.