Polish Journal of Entomology

Polskie Pismo Entomologiczne; The Journal of Polish Entomological Society

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The Polish Journal of Entomology was founded in 1922 as a periodical of the Polish Entomological Society under the title Polskie Pismo Entomologiczne (subtitle Bulletin Entomologique de Pologne). The journal publishes original research papers and reviews from any entomological discipline.

Information about financing of the Polish Journal of Entomology

Digitalization of volume 65 financed within the agreement No. 597/P-DUN/2016 from the resources of the Minister of Science and Higher Education devoted to popularization of science.

Why subscribe and read

The journal contains descriptions of new taxa, systematic revisions, diagnoses, keys for identifications of insects, contributions to their ecology and geographical distribution.

Why submit

The journal is mailed to over a hundred institutions and libraries in Poland, Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Czech Republic, Slovakia, Denmark, Finland, France, Greece, Spain, Netherlands, Slovenia, Croatia, Serbia, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Germany, Norway, Portugal, Romania, Switzerland, Great Britain, Italy, Russia, Hungary, Ukraine, Belarus, Lithuania, Kazakhstan, Azerbaijan, China, India, Japan, United States of America, Canada, Argentina, Brazil, Chile, Australia, New Zealand, Morocco, Republic of South Africa.
We do our best to process submissions promptly, and to evaluate them strictly. All original research articles are carefully reviewed by at least two referees expert in the field of submitted paper. There are no restrictions regarding the subject, author, and geographic region. Articles have own DOI and access to full electronic version is free.

Rejection Rate

  • 46%

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Bernard Staniec, Department of Zoology, Maria Curie-Skłodowska University, Lublin, Poland

Associate Editor
Halina Kucharczyk, Department of Zoology, Maria Curie-Skłodowska University, Lublin, Poland

Executive Editor
Paweł Buczyński, Department of Zoology, Maria Curie-Skłodowska University, Lublin, Poland

Subject Editors
Ecology, insect conservation
Edyta Buczyńska, Department of Zoology, Animal Ecology and Wildlife Management, University of Life Sciences in Lublin, Poland
Biodiversity, biogeography
Rafal Gosik, Department of Zoology, Maria Curie-Sklodowska University, Lublin, Poland
Taxonomy, systematics, applied entomology
Bożena Łagowska, Department of Entomology, University of Life Sciences in Lublin, Poland
Morphology, life history, behaviour
Ewa Pietrykowska-Tudruj, Department of Zoology, Maria Curie-Skłodowska University, Lublin, Poland

Technical Editor (anti-plagiarism system)
Jacek Chobotow, Zoological Museum, Maria Curie-Sklodowska University, Lublin, Poland

Statistical Editor
Joanna Pakulnicka, Department of Ecology and Environmental Protection, University of Warmia and Mazury, Olsztyn, Poland

Language Editor
Peter Senn, Gdynia, Poland

Editorial Advisory Board
Dany Azar, Lebanese University, Beirut, Lebanon
Sergei Belokobylskiy, Institute of Zoology, Russian Academy of Sciences, St. Petersburg, Russia
Jarosław Buszko, Nicolaus Copernicus University, Toruń, Poland
Michael S. Engel, University of Kansas, USA
William L. Grogan, Salisbury State College, Salisbury, Maryland, USA
Patrick Grootaert, Royal Belgian Institute of Natural Sciences, Brussels, Belgium
Jan Klimaszewski, Quebec City, Quebec, Canada
Zdenek Laštůvka, Masaryk University, Brno, Czech Republic
Jerzy A. Lis, Opole University, Opole, Poland
Jacek Szwedo, Museum and Institute of Zoology, Polish Academy of Sciences, Warsaw, Poland
Marek Wanat, University of Wrocław, Wrocław, Poland
Tadeusz Zatwarnicki, Opole University, Opole, Poland

prof. Bernard Staniec,
Department of Zoology,
Maria Curie-Skłodowska University, Poland,
e-mail: hesperus@onet.eu

Executive Editor:
dr Paweł Buczyński,
Department of Zoology,
Maria Curie-Skłodowska University, Poland,
e-mail: pawbucz@gmail.com

Bogumiła Zuga 32A Str.
01-811 Warsaw, Poland
T: +48 22 701 50 15

Please submit your manuscripts to Polish Journal of Entomology via email to:

Paweł Buczyński (pawbucz@gmail.com)

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