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Basic Information

The Brazilian Journal of Botany is the official publication of the Sociedade Botânica de São Paulo - SBSP, whose goal is to publish original articles of scientific research in plant sciences in English.

First published in 1978, held biannually until 1997. Since 1998, maintains the production of four issues per year volume this increasing its capacity to publish scientific articles, proposing to disclose an average of 10 articles per issue. In 2012 started to use as main name Brazilian Journal of Botany with articles exclusively in English.

Associates of the Sociedade Botânica de São Paulo to date with their contributions, members of the Editorial Board and the Editorial Board receive a free copy of each issue during their tenure.

Its abbreviated title is Braz. J. Bot., which should be used in bibliographies, footnotes and bibliographical references and strips.


Indexing sources

The journal is indexed by:

  • BA - Biological Abstracts
  • CAB International
  • CAS - Chemical Abstracts Service
  • CIRS - International Center for Scientific Research
  • DOAJ - Diretory of Open Acess Journal
  • ISI - The Institute of Scientific Information (Moscou)
  • SciELO
  • SCImago Institutions Rankings



The publication of this journal is financially supported by:

  • Conselho Nacional de Desenvolvimento Científico e Tecnológico (CNPq)



  • Coordenação de Aperfeiçoamento de Pessoal de Nível Superior (CAPES)



  • Fundação de Amparo à Pesquisa do Estado de São Paulo (FAPESP)




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