Insects — Open Access Journal

Insects (ISSN 2075-4450) is an international peer-reviewed open access journal of entomology published monthly online by MDPI. The American Association of Professional Apiculturists (AAPA) is affiliated with Insects and their members receive a discount on the article processing charges.
  • Open Access - free for readers, with article processing charges (APC) paid by authors or their institutions.
  • High visibility: indexed by the Science Citation Index Expanded (Web of Science), BIOSIS Previews and Zoological Record, as well as Scopus and other databases. Citations available in Pubmed, full-text archived in PubMed Central.
  • CiteScore 2017 (Scopus): 1.90, which equals rank 25/136 in 'Insect Science'.
  • Rapid publication: manuscripts are peer-reviewed and a first decision provided to authors approximately 20.3 days after submission; acceptance to publication is undertaken in 6.5 days (median values for papers published in this journal in the second half of 2018).
  • Recognition of reviewers: reviewers who provide timely, thorough peer-review reports receive vouchers entitling them to a discount on the APC of their next publication in any MDPI journal, in appreciation of the work done.

Impact Factor: 1.848 (2017)

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Special Issues

Special Issue in Insects
Impact of Introduced Plants on Insects Guest Editors: Douglas W. Tallamy, Susannah B. Lerman
Deadline: 30 April 2019
Special Issue in Insects
Insect Immunity and Pathology Guest Editors: Jose L. Ramirez, Ana Beatriz Barletta Ferreira, Thiago Luiz Alves da Silva
Deadline: 31 May 2019
Special Issue in Insects
Ecology and Pest Management of Sugarcane Insects Guest Editors: Thomas E. Reagan, Des Conlong
Deadline: 30 June 2019
Special Issue in Insects
Pest Management in Sustainable Farming Systems Guest Editor: Finbarr Horgan
Deadline: 31 July 2019

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