Acta Palaeobotanica is an international open-access, fast track journal publishing high quality contributions to palaeobotany and palynology. It is the only journal in Central and Eastern Europe focused on all fields of palaeobotanical and palynological investigations and publishes original palaeobotanical, palaeoecological, palaeophytogeographical, palynological, and archaeobotanical papers in addition to monographs, comprehensive review and discussion articles and book reviews. The journal is open to contributors from all over the world. It is published regularly with one volume per year comprising two numbered parts, in June (No. 1) and in December (No. 2). The language of the journal is English. All manuscripts to be published in the journal are peer reviewed by at least two referees, and after the acceptance of any corrected manuscripts the said appears online within 6 months.
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Acta Palaeobotanica, financed in 2019 under contract no. 870/P-DUN/2019 from funds of the Ministry of Science and Higher Education of the Republic of Poland, designated for activities aimed at dissemination of scientific results. Project: Line-editing of research papers intended for publication in Acta Palaeobotanica (Volume 59), by a native speaker of English; and publication of two issues of the annual Acta Palaeobotanica (59: 1, 2) in electronic editions.
Dr. hab. Maria BARBACKA Hungarian Natural History Museum, Budapest, Hungary & W. Szafer Institute of Botany Polish Academy of Sciences, Kraków, Poland
Prof. Dr. Steven R. MANCHESTER Florida Museum of Natural History, University of Florida, Gainesville, USA
Prof. Dr. Leon STUCHLIK W. Szafer Institute of Botany, Polish Academy of Sciences, Kraków, Poland
Dr. Boglárka ERDEI Hungarian Natural History Museum, Budapest, Hungary Dr. Sławomir FLORJAN Nature Education Centre, Jagiellonian University in Kraków, Poland Dr. habil. Evelyn KUSTATSCHER Museum of Nature South Tyrol, Italy; Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München, Germany Prof. Wolfram M. KÜRSCHNER Department of Geosciences, University of Oslo, Norway Dr. hab. Renata STACHOWICZ-RYBKA W. Szafer Institute of Botany Polish Academy of Sciences, Kraków, Poland Dr. hab. Elżbieta WOROBIEC W. Szafer Institute of Botany, Polish Academy of Sciences, Kraków, Poland Dr. hab. Grzegorz WOROBIEC W. Szafer Institute of Botany, Polish Academy of Sciences, Kraków, Poland Prof. Dr. Adam WALANUS AGH University of Science and Technology, Kraków, Poland
Secretary / Executive editor
MSc Agnieszka SOJKA W. Szafer Institute of Botany, Polish Academy of Sciences, Kraków, Poland
Karl-Ernst BEHRE, Nidersächs. Institut für historische Küstenforschung, Wilhelmshaven, Germany Benjamin BOMFLEUR, Westfälische Wilhelms-Universität Münster, Germany Thomas DENK, Swedish Museum of Natural History, Stockholm, Sweden Wojciech GRANOSZEWSKI, Polish Geological Institute - National Research Institute, Kraków, Poland Jean-Nicolas HAAS, Universität Innsbruck, Austria Adam T. HALAMSKI, Institute of Paleobiology, Polish Academy of Sciences, Warsaw, Poland Alexei HERMAN, Geological Institute, Russian Academy of Sciences, Moscow, Russia Jason HILTON, University of Birmingham, United Kingdom Dimiter IVANOV, Bulgarian Academy of Sciences, Sofia, Bulgaria Johanna H.A. van KONIJNENBURG-van CITTERT, Utrecht University, The Netherlands Marianna KOVÁČOVÁ, Comenius University, Bratislava, Slovak Republic Johanna KOVAR-EDER, Staatliches Museum für Naturkunde Stuttgart, Germany Jiři KVAČEK, National Museum Prague, Czech Republic Zlatko KVAČEK, Charles University, Prague, Czech Republic Arata MOMOHARA, Chiba University, Japan Irena A. PIDEK, Maria Curie-Skłodowska University, Lublin, Poland Kathleen PIGG, School of Life Sciences, Arizona State University, Tempe, USA Mihai E. POPA, University of Bucharest, Romania Anneli POSKA, Lund University, Lund, Sweden Ge SUN, Jilin University, Shenyang, China Pavel TARASOV, Freie Universität Berlin, Germany Charles TURNER, Cambridge, United Kingdom Brigitte URBAN, LEUPHANA Universität Lüneburg, Suderburg, Germany Krystyna WASYLIKOWA, Polish Academy of Sciences, Kraków, Poland Ewa ZASTAWNIAK-BIRKENMAJER, Polish Academy of Sciences, Kraków, Poland Maria ZIEMBIŃSKA-TWORZYDŁO, University of Warsaw, Poland