Insects — Open Access Entomology Journal

Insects (ISSN 2075-4450) is an international, open access journal of entomology published quarterly online by MDPI.
  • Open Access - free for readers, with publishing fees paid by authors or their institutions.
  • High visibility: citations available in Pubmed, full-text archived in PubMed Central. Indexed by Zoological Record, Scopus and other databases.
  • Rapid publication: manuscripts are peer-reviewed and a first decision provided to authors approximately 34 days after submission; acceptance to publication is undertaken in 9 days (median values for papers published in this journal in 2015).

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Insects Editorial Office
St. Alban-Anlage 66, 4052 Basel, Switzerland
Tel. +41 61 683 77 34
Fax: +41 61 302 89 18
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19 September 2016
Peer Review Week 2016

Special Issues

Special Issue in Insects
Edible Insects—Future Prospects for Food and Feed Security Guest Editors: Kerry Wilkinson, Heather Bray
Deadline: 30 September 2016
Special Issue in Insects
Interactions Among Threats to Honeybee Health Guest Editors: Steven Cook, Jay Daniel Evans
Deadline: 20 October 2016
Special Issue in Insects
Invasive Insect Species Guest Editor: Mary Cornelius
Deadline: 15 November 2016
Special Issue in Insects
Advances in Forensic Entomology Guest Editors: David Rivers, John Wallace
Deadline: 15 February 2017

Topical Collections

Topical Collection in Insects
Integrated Pest Management Collection Editors: Michael J. Stout, Jeff Davis, Rodrigo Diaz, Julien M. Beuzelin
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