ISSN 2415-8860 (online), ISSN 0372-4123 (print)
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Ukrainian Botanical Journal

A peer-reviewed and open access journal of botany & mycology published bi-monthly
since 1921 by M.G. Kholodny Institute of Botany, National Academy of Sciences of Ukraine

Aims and Scope

The Ukrainian Botanical Journal (UBJ) provides comprehensive coverage of all fields of plant sciences, including taxonomy, floristics, vegetation science, as well as of all aspects of mycology and phycology.

The UBJ aims to present the original research reports and novel findings along with various high-impact papers on
all major issues, such as systematics, phylogeny, evolution, geography, ecology, conservation, morphology, anatomy, biotechnology, 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 welcome.


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Why Submit Your Article

  • There are no submission fees or article processing charges (APC)
  • Manuscripts are peer reviewed by expert referees
  • Articles are free to publish and free to access
  • Articles are published in an open access online version and a print version
  • Articles are free to access online immediately upon publication
  • Illustrations in the online version are reproduced in color free of charge

The Ukrainian Botanical Journal is indexed/abstracted in:
Web of Science Indexes – Biological Abstracts, BIOSIS Previews, Zoological Records, CAB Abstracts, Directory of Open Access Journals (DOAJ), CrossRef, Directory of Open Access Scholarly Resources (ROAD), International Plant Names Index (IPNI), Google Scholar, WorldCat-OCLC, Open Ukrainian Citation Index (OUCI), Scientific Periodicals of Ukraine.

The UBJ Publisher, M.G. Kholodny Institute of Botany, NAS of Ukraine, was honored by the Web of Science Award 2019 in the category of SCIENCE INFLUENCE LIDER: PLANT AND ANIMAL SCIENCE.

The UBJ is formerly known as: Ukrayins'kyi Botanichnyi Zhurnal (Ukrainskyi Botanichnyi Zhurnal, Ukraïns'kij Botanìčnij Žurnal, Botanichnyi Zhurnal AN URSR, etc.).

The journal title abbreviation: Ukr. Bot. J. (former abbreviation: Ukr. Botan. Zhurn.). For Cited Reference searching, Ukr* Bot* is recommended.