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Starting in March 2016, Aroideana will be published online only in PDF format, continuing a series of online editions which began in December 2013. Articles are available free to the public through the search function, or as a full pdf below.
Dr. Derek Burch, Peter C. Boyce, Dr. Simon Mayo, Dr. Thomas B. Croat, Dr. Michael H. Grayum, Josef Bogner, Dr. Jake Henny
Aroideana is an illustrated journal devoted to information about the family Araceae and published by the International Aroid Society, Inc. No material may be reproduced by any means without written permission from the editor. Manuscripts, corrected proofs, and all editorial correspondence should be sent to: Dr. Derek Burch. All other correspondence is to be sent to:
Papers must be submitted by the following dates for publication approximately six weeks afterward. Actual publication dates may vary.
Scientific and Nonscientific Manuscripts
All manuscripts should be submitted to the editor in electronic format (either on 3.5 inch floppy disk or as an e-mail attachment) in MS Word 7 (or later) or compatible. Authors should follow recommendations of the Council of Biology Editors Style Manual. Measurements are to be in metric units.
Sequences of Sections
Follow this order: title, author name and address, abstract, introduction, materials and methods, results, discussion, acknowledgments, and literature cited. Captions must accompany all tables and figures. Abstracts should summarize the character and scope of the paper in 250 words or less, followed by no more than eight key words. Literature cited must be referenced in the text and listed alphabetically by author.
Figures will be published either one column (six cm) or two columns (12.6 cm) wide. Figures should be numbered consecutively, without additional lettering. Pre-assembled plates plates are discouraged - please consult with the editorial staff if you require multiple figures in a single image.
Upon receipt, manuscripts are acknowledged and sent for critical review. Accepted manuscripts are sent to authors for revision in consideration of reviewers' comments and returned to the editor for typesetting. Page proofs are sent to the author for proofreading, with any changes other than typographical errors being charged to the author at cost at the editor's discretion.
Descriptions of new species require deposit of type materials in a recognized herbarium.
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