ISSN 0034-7108 printed version
ISSN 1806-9606 online version



Basic information

The first issue of Revista Brasileira de Biologia was published in April 1941, after the establishment of Sociedade de Biologia do Brasil [Brazilian Society of Biology] and it was financed by the philanthropist Guilherme Guinle. Only in 1971 the journal came to be published by Academia Brasileira de Ciências. As from 1998, Revista Brasileira de Biologia has been published by Instituto Internacional de Ecologia.

Its purpose is to publish articles with the results of original research in any branch of Biological Sciences. The Editorial board coordinates the assessment of the articles submitted. It is a quarterly publication.

The abbreviated title is Rev. Bras. Biol., and it should be used in bibliographies, footnotes, references and bibliographic strips.



Indexing services

The journal is indexed in:
  • Biological Abstracts
  • Zoological Records
  • Entomological Abstracts
  • Helminthological Abstracts
  • Review of Medical and Veterinary Entomology
  • Review of Agricultural Entomology
  • Sumários Correntes Brasileiros


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



The journal is financially supported by:

  • Programa de Apoio a Publicações Científicas do Ministério da Ciência e Tecnologia (MCT), Conselho Nacional de Desenvolvimento Científico e Tecnológico (CNPq), e Financiadora de Estudos e Projetos (FINEP)

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