Theriologicae (bulletin of theriological news)
is a series of publications edited by the Ukrainian Theriological
Society of the National Academy of Sciences of Ukraine.
It was launched in 2000 on the occasion of the beginning
of the new millennium and the organisation of a series of
new conferences, as well as of the start of a number of
new forms of the society's activities. Since issue 10 (2020),
the series became a periodical published both print and
online with ISSN 2709-491X (Print) and ISSN 2709-4928 (Online).
Submission and publication of manuscripts is free of charge.
Aims and Scope
All issues of the series Novitates Theriologicae are thematic, especially after the Proceedings of the Theriological
School (nowTheriologia Ukrainica) transformed into a journal (starting from
The main attention is paid to the study of
wild mammals, both native and
alien species, including the synanthropic fauna. Therefore,
key research areas are related to the study of the current composition
of fauna and its long-term changes, seasonal dynamics, features
of geographic and biotopic distribution of species, issues of species variability and diagnostics,
analysis of populations, guilds and communities, fauna protection.
Periodicity and Accessibility
The bulletin was launched as a non-periodical
publication initiated by the organisers of the society's
current seminars and according to the ideas of the editors
about publishing thematic issues. From 2015, the publication
had been published biennially, although since 2020 Novitates Theriologicae is being published
annually or semi-annually.
The contents of the journal are freely available
under the CC BY-SA 4.0 license.
The Editorial Board ensures the respect of consistent and
fair policy, and encourages authors to follow academic ethics,
as well as the ethical treatment of research objects.
To avoid contradictions or conflicts and
to observe ethical requirements, our authors are
asked to declare their authorship and potential conflicts
of interests. For this, each author of the manuscript is asked to fill out an Author Declaration form sent by the Editorial
Board after the manuscript is accepted.
Google Scholar and Statistics
profile of Novitates Theriologicae >>>
As of 25.04.2023, the bulletin has 508 citations of 124
articles, including 245 citations for the last 5 years;
the Hirsch index is h = 9.
Information about the series on the Internet
(in Ukrainian) >>>
• ISSN database
(since 22.10.2020) >>>