ISSN 0717-6643 online version
ISSN 0016-5301 print version


Basic Information

Gayana Botany magazine devoted to the French naturalist Claudio Gay, is a journal for publication of original research in all areas of botany. It is published by Editions of the University of Concepcion, is the organ of the Botanical Society of Chile.

I see an annual volume, composed of two numbers.

The magazine receives work done by researchers across nationality, prepared according to the standards of this Regulation. Accepts papers written in Spanish and English. The materials systematic taxonomy, cytological and phytochemicals should be backed by herbal materials deposited in state or institutional easy access to the scientific community.

Gayana Botany also receives books to be commented on, communication of scientific events and obituaries, which are issued free of charge, after being accepted by the Editor.

Information Services

The articles published in Gayana Botany are indexed or summarized by:

  • Biological Abstracts - BIOSIS
  • CSA Biological Science - Cambridge Scientific Abstract
  • Kew Records
  • Botanico-Periodicum-Huntianum
  • Index to American Botanical Literature
  • Ulrich's - International Periodicals Directory
  • Thomson Reuter/ISI
  • Biodiversity Heritage Library


  • Universidad de Concepción.


The publication of the magazine Gayana Botany is funded by:

  • Facultad de Ciencias Naturales y Oceanográficas de la Universidad de Concepción.
  • Sociedad de Botánica de Chile (En parte)

Previous issue

Previous issues Gayana Botánica available on the website “Biodiversity Heritage Library”.

Available issues:

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