Journal, published for the International Odonatological Foundation, Societas Internationalis Odonatologica S.I.O.
Odonatologica publishes original papers in all fields of odonatology. It is a semi-annual journal, published on 1st June and 1st December, for the International Odonatological Foundation, Societas Internationalis Odonatologica (S.I.O.). It is general policy that submitted papers will be refereed. Publication language is English.
»The title may be a bit intimidating, but Odonatologica is one of the best biology journals in the world at the moment. It's a classic example of the 'ground-up' approach to global biodiversity.«
Michael Heads, formerly University of the South Paciﬁc, Suva, Fiji Islands, a very big name in and provocative scholar of evolutionary biology and biogeography, in the ‘Taxacom’ Mailing list on 14th December 2015
Odonatologica (2016 Impact Factor: 0.718; 2016 Journal Citation Reports®Science Edition; Clarivate™ Analytics (formerly Thomson Reuters), 2017) is indexed in Current Contents, Science Citation Index Expanded, Zoological Record and Research Alert, and is covered by most of the major abstracting services.
Osmylus Scientific Publishers
Odonatologica Editorial Office
Odonatologica 46(1/2) has been published on 1st June 2017, including 10 papers on 152 printed pages, and was sent timely to all subscribers, together with Notulae odonatologicae 8(9).
On 1st December 2015, in addition to the regular issue 44(3), all subscribers had received a very special issue: Odonatologica 44(4) had been published likewise on the same day, comprising of one single study on 232 printed full-colour pages, authored by KD Dijkstra, Jens Kipping and Nico Mézière and entitled "Sixty new dragonfly and damselfly species from Africa (Odonata)". This odonatological milestone describes the greatest number of Odonata in a single publication since Selys' classic work "Révision du synopsis des Agrionines", which was published 1886, i.e., 130 years earlier. The study will can be purchased here in our store in printed form, in Odonatologica's usual high quality standards, very soon - or you can place your order already via mail[at]osmylus.com. The price for this extraordinary oeuvre, including handling and 1st class air mail shipping, is € 42.00 or US$ 49.00 per copy.
What is more, for those who are less bibliophile and to get a general impression, a low resolution PDF version can be downloaded for free in our 'Downloads' section. Enjoy!