ISSN 0717-6317 online version
ISSN 0716-078X print version


Basic information

Revista Chilena de Historia Natural (RCHN), publishes original research dealing with past and present phenomena from organismic to higher levels of biological organization, considering both empirical and theoretical studies on all kinds of taxa and environments.

The major areas covered by RCHN are: botany and zoology; physiological and behavioral ecology; population biology; community and ecosystem ecology; systematics, biogeography and evolution.

Information services

The Revista Chilena de Historia Natural is indexed in:

  • Institute for Scientific Information - Science Citation Index
  • Current Contents (Agriculture, Biology & Environmental Sciences)
  • Biological Abstracts
  • Current Advances in Ecological Sciences
  • Wildlife Review
  • Fisheries Abstracts
  • Aquatic Sciences
  • Zoological Record.


  • Sociedad de Biología de Chile.

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