Australian Journal of Botany Australian Journal of Botany Society
Southern hemisphere botanical ecosystems

About the Journal

Australian Journal of Botany is an international journal for publication of original research in plant science. We seek papers of broad interest with relevance to Southern Hemisphere ecosystems. Our scope encompasses all approaches to understanding plant biology.


The Editorial Board of the Australian Journal of Botany is pleased to offer an annual Student Prize for the best student-authored paper published in the Journal.

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Bibliographic Details

ISSN: 0067-1924
eISSN: 1444-9862
Frequency: 8 issues per year
Current Issue: Volume 66 (1)
Impact Factor: 0.793

Indexed/Abstracted in:

  • ABOA/Streamline
  • Agricola
  • CAB Abstracts
  • Chemical Abstracts
  • Current Contents/Agriculture, Biology & Environmental Sciences
  • EBSCO/EBSCO Discovery
  • Elsevier BIOBASE/Current Awareness in Biological Sciences
  • ProQuest (Ex Libris)
  • Reference Update
  • Science Citation Index
  • Scopus
  • The Essential Electronic Agricultural Library (TEEAL)

CSIRO Publishing publishes and distributes scientific, technical and health science books, magazines and journals from Australia to a worldwide audience and conducts these activities autonomously from the research of the Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation (CSIRO). The views expressed in this publication are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily represent those of, and should not be attributed to, the publisher or CSIRO.

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Best Student Paper

The Best Student Paper published in 2017 has been awarded to Saskia Grootemaat.