Aims and scope

Plant Systematics and Evolution is an international journal dedicated to publication of peer-reviewed original papers and reviews on plant systematics in the broadest sense. The journal aims to bridge the specific subject areas in plant systematics and evolution, encompassing evolutionary, phylogenetic, genomic and biogeographical studies at the population and higher taxonomic levels. Taxonomic emphasis is on all land plant groups in a wide sense, including fungi and lichens.

Fields of interest:

· plant systematics and taxonomy
· plant evolution
· biodiversity
· genetics
· genome evolution
· comparative and evolutionary genomics
· genome sequencing
· bioinformatics
· population genetics
· reproductive biology
· ecology
· biogeography
· palaeobotany
· ultrastructure
· cytology
· anatomy
· palynology
· and plant development.

Plant Systematics and Evolution publishes original articles, review articles, invited review articles, new methods and resources, short communications, and special thematic issues. The journal does not levy page charges and provides free color in print.