Instructions for Authors
Manuscript preparation Language: English
Spelling: The Journal uses UK spelling.
Units: All measurements must be given in SI or SI-derived units.
Abbreviations: Initially use the word in full, followed by the abbreviation in parentheses. Thereafter use the abbreviation only.
Scientific name: All papers must conform to the latest edition of the International Code of Botanical/ Zoological Nomenclature. Upon its first use in the title, abstract and text, the common name of a species should be followed by the scientific name (genus, species and authority) in parentheses. Genus names should not be abbreviated at the beginning of paragraphs.
Structure of the manuscript : Manuscripts should be written in the following order: title page, abstract and key words, text, acknowledgements (if any), references, appendices (if any), figure and legends, tables (each table completes with title and footnotes).
Title page: The title page should contain – the title of the paper, the full names and addresses of the authors. The full name, designation, postal and email address plus telephone number of the correspondent for the manuscript should be sent. The corresponding author must be marked by putting asterisk (*) on his last name.
Title: The title should be short, informative and written in block letters. Abbreviations should not be used in the title. Example- EFFECTS OF MALE AGE AND SIZE ON MATING SUCCESS IN THE BUMBLEBEE (Bombus terrestris)
Authors and affiliation: Include names of all authors, given first and middle initial (if any) and full family name (last name). Example-