Acta Botanica Hungarica
A Quarterly of the Hungarian Academy of Sciences

Acta Botanica Hungarica publishes papers by scientists of Hungary and of surrounding countries working on the topics listed below. Studies by foreign researchers written in the framework of international projects and cooperations are also welcome. Main subjects: plant anatomy and histology, cryptogam and phanerogam taxonomy, molecular phylogeny, plant geography, plant sociology, vegetation science, tropical botany, ethnobotany, paleobotany and palynology. Publishes book reviews and advertisements.

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  • Ecology, Evolution, Behavior and Systematics SJR Quartile Score (2018): Q2
  • Plant Science SJR Quartile Score (2018): Q2
  • Scimago Journal Rank (2018): 0.53
  • SJR Hirsch-Index (2018): 15

Senior editors

Editor(s)-in-Chief: Botta-Dukát, Zoltán

Honorary Editor(s)-in-Chief: Borhidi, Attila

Managing Editors

Lökős, László

Peregovits, László

Editorial Board

Botta-Dukát, Zoltán


Lőkös, László
Institute: Botanical Department, Hungarian Natural History Museum
Address: Könyves K. krt. 40. H-1097 Budapest, Hungary

Language: English, French, German, Russian, Spanish

Founded in 1954
Publication: One volume of four issues annually
Publication Programme: 2020: Vol. 62
Indexing and Abstracting Services:

  • Biological Abstracts
  • BIOSIS Previews
  • CAB Abstracts
  • Chemical Abstracts
  • Global Health
  • Referativnyi Zhurnal


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