ISSN 1676-0611 online version in english



Basic information

Biota Neotropica is an electronic, peer-reviewed journal edited by the Program BIOTA/FAPESP: The Virtual Institute of Biodiversity. This journal's aim is to disseminate the results of original research work, associated or not to the program, concerned with characterization, conservation and sustainable use of biodiversity within the Neotropical region.

Its abbreviated title is Biota Neotrop., and it should be used in bibliographies, footnotes, references and bibliographic strips.

This journal publishes in a continuous publication model, with 4 issues per year.



Open Access Policy

This journal is under the Open Access model and is therefore free for anybody to read, download, copy and disseminate according to its Creative Commons license.


Intellectual Property

All content of the journal, except where identified, is licensed under a Creative Commons attribution type BY.


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  • CAB International
  • DOAJ – Diretory of Open Access Journals
  • SciELO – Scientific Eletronic Library Online
  • Web of Science
  • Zoological Record



  • CNPq



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