Mitteilungen des Kärntner Botanikzentrums Klagenfurt

Wulfenia, a scientific journal of the Regional Museum of Carinthia (Austria), is an internationally recognized journal. It is published annually accepting original research studies on plant biology with focus on systematics, taxonomy, floristics, morphology, chorology, vegetation science and paleobotany. Papers must be of interest to a wide audience of plant scientists.

Information for authors:
Wulfenia publishes original research studies written in English dealing with botany, giving preference to systematics, taxonomy, floristics, morphology, chorology and vegetation science. Manuscripts must be of general interest and not only addressed to a specialized readership. Contributions from all over the world are welcome. The journal is annual. Please send manuscripts to the editor until June 30th.

The first page of each paper should indicate the title, a short title for use as a running head, the author’s names and affiliations, addresses, e-mail addresses and the phone number of the corresponding author. The following sections cover the usual contents: abstracts in English, keywords, introduction, materials and methods, results, discussion, acknowledgements and references. Papers should not exceed 30 printed pages. Please submit manuscripts as data files (*.doc or *.rtf for WIN) by e-mail (preferred) or post. Line drawings can either be submitted as original drawings ready for print or as black-and-white photographs. Please save photographs, figures a.s.o. additional to the original copy as data files. The following graphic file formats are preferred: *.tif and *.jpg (resolution: 300 dpi). Figures should be numbered with Arabic numerals and referred to in the text. Each figure must be accompanied by a legend which should have a short instructive title line plus explanatory text as needed.

Authors are responsible for the completeness of references and consistency with the text of the manuscript. References in the text, tables and legends should be listed at the end of the paper in strict alphabetic order. Order should be by year of publication if all authors and their sequence are identical for more than one reference. Punctuation, number and sequence of items required for the references are best taken from the following

Takhtajan A. L. (1978): The floristic regions of the world. – Leningrad: Nauka. [In Russian] Kraus T. A., Bianco C. A. & Weberling F. (2003): Root system morphology of Fabaceae species from central Argentina. – Wulfenia 10: 61–72. Lammers T. G. (2007): Campanulaceae. – In: Kubitzki K. [ed.]: The families and genera of plants. Vol. 8: 26 –56. – Berlin, Heidelberg: Springer. References should be quoted in the text as follows: [one author] Aichinger (1932: 44), (Aichinger 1932, 1956), [two authors] Leute & Franz (1999), [three or more authors] Kraus et al. (2003).

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The Journal
Mitteilungen des Kärntner Botanikzentrums Klagenfurt
ISSN 1561-882X
Regional Museum of Carinthia
9020 Klagenfurt am Woerthersee, Austria http://www.landesmuseum.ktn.gv.at/wulfenia

Indexed/abstracted in:
Referativnyi Zhurnal (VINITI), Scopus (Elsevier), EMBiology (Elsevier), Biobase (Elsevier), Science Citation Index Expanded (Thomson Scientific), Journal Citation Reports/Science Edition (Thomson Scientific), Biological Abstracts (Thomson Scientific), BIOSIS Previews (Thomson Scientific) and The Kew Record of Taxonomic Literature (RBG, Kew)

Editorial Board:
Editor-in-Chief: Roland K. Eberwein
Carinthian Botanic Center
E: roland.eberwein@landesmuseum.ktn.gv.at

Igor Dakskobler (Slovenian Academy of Sciences and Arts, Tolmin)
Wilfried R. Franz (Paris Lodron University of Salzburg)
Helmut Hartl (Paris Lodron University of Salzburg)
Hajri Haska (Agricultural University of Tirana)
Michael Kiehn (University of Vienna)
Gerfried H. Leute (Carinthian Botanic Center, Klagenfurt am Wörthersee)
Serge V. Naugolnykh (Russian Academy of Sciences, Geological Institute, Moscow)
Alexei A. Oskolski (V. L. Komarov Botanical Institute, St. Petersburg)
Aleksey A. Penin (Lomonosov Moscow State University)
Gerhard Prenner (Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew)
Rolf Rutishauser (University of Zurich)
Dmitry D. Sokoloff (Lomonosov Moscow State University)
Walter Till (University of Vienna)
Alexander C. Timonin (Lomonosov Moscow State University)

Language Editor: Sonja Kuss

Subscription & Exchange:
Carinthian Botanic Center
Prof.-Dr.-Kahler-Platz 1
9020 Klagenfurt am Woerthersee
phone: +43 (0)50.536-30531
E: kbz@landesmuseum.ktn.gv.at

Logo: Wulfen’s handwriting on a herbarium sheet of Wulfenia carinthiaca deposited at the Herbarium [W] of the Natural History Museum in Vienna, Austria (Photo: Klaus Allesch)

Contents & Abstracts
The table of contents of the Wulfenia volumes (vol. 9 -- 2002 et seq.) are available here.

All abstracts are available online @ ZOBODAT.

The current edition of "Wulfenia" is available at barbara.moertl@landesmuseum.ktn.gv.at.