ISSN 0120-548X
print version

ISSN 1900-1649
online version



Basic Information

Acta Biológica Colombiana (Acta biol. colomb.) is an Open Access journal published since 1982. The review, management and production process is financed by the Universidad Nacional de Colombia (Bogotá-Colombia). Neither authors nor readers have any charge for publish or access the journal.

The journal is published quarterly and divulges original and unpublished results of basic and applied research about biological subjects with special interest in Neotropical region. Manuscripts may be research articles, reviews, reflection articles or short notes. The Acta biol. Colomb Journal have a scientific and editorial board composed of expert researchers of in their areas of knowledge.


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The acceptance of manuscripts by the Journal implies its electronic edition of open Access under Creative Commons License (, and the inclusion and diffusion of the complete text through the institutional repository of the Universidad Nacional de Colombia and in all the specialized data bases that the editor considers adequate for its indexation to increase Journal visibility.

Acta Biológica Colombiana is a three year publication, allows authors to archive, download and distribute the final published version, as well as pre-print and post-print versions including a header with the bibliographic reference of published article.



The publication of this journal is financially supported by the  Facultad de Ciencias and the Departamento de Biologia, Universidad Nacional de Colombia

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