Topical Collection "Feature Papers in Plant Ecology"

A topical collection in Plants (ISSN 2223-7747). This collection belongs to the section "Plant Ecology".


Prof. Dr. Ismael Aranda

Collection Editor
INIA, Ctr Invest Forestales CIFOR, Carretera Coruna Km 7,5, Madrid 28040, Spain
Prof. Dr. Fernando Henrique Reboredo
Collection Editor
Department of Earth Sciences, Faculty of Sciences and Technology, New University of Lisbon, 2829-516 Caparica, Portugal
Interests: agrifood production and sustainability; climate change; agriculture
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Prof. Dr. Roberta Masin
Collection Editor
Department of Agronomy, Food, Natural Resources, Animals & Environment, Università di Padova, Legnaro, PD, Italy
Interests: seed biology; seed germination; seed dormancy; soil seedbank; seed persistence; seedling emergence and early growth; plant phenology
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Topical Collection Information

Dear Colleagues,

As follows from the title, this Topical Collection “Feature Papers in Plant Ecology” aims to collect high quality research articles, short communications, and review articles in all the fields of Plant Ecology.

In particular (but not exclusively), this Collection invites contributions that report on:

  • Plant ecophysiology
  • Plant population ecology
  • Community ecology
  • Ecosystem ecology
  • Landscape ecology and biosphere ecology
  • Conservation ecology
  • Evolutionary ecology
  • Theoretical ecology
  • Terrestrial ecology
  • Applied ecology
  • Biodiversity

Dr. Ismael Aranda
Prof. Fernando Henrique Reboredo
Prof. Dr. Roberta Masin
Guest Editors

Manuscript Submission Information

Manuscripts should be submitted online at by registering and logging in to this website. Once you are registered, click here to go to the submission form. Manuscripts can be submitted until the deadline. All papers will be peer-reviewed. Accepted papers will be published continuously in the journal (as soon as accepted) and will be listed together on the collection website. Research articles, review articles as well as short communications are invited. For planned papers, a title and short abstract (about 100 words) can be sent to the Editorial Office for announcement on this website.

Submitted manuscripts should not have been published previously, nor be under consideration for publication elsewhere (except conference proceedings papers). All manuscripts are thoroughly refereed through a single-blind peer-review process. A guide for authors and other relevant information for submission of manuscripts is available on the Instructions for Authors page. Plants is an international peer-reviewed open access monthly journal published by MDPI.

Please visit the Instructions for Authors page before submitting a manuscript. The Article Processing Charge (APC) for publication in this open access journal is 1600 CHF (Swiss Francs). Submitted papers should be well formatted and use good English. Authors may use MDPI's English editing service prior to publication or during author revisions.

Published Papers

This collection is now open for submission.
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