About the journal

JCR Impact Factor for 2018: 3.071, for 2019: 4.357, for 2020: 4.167, for 2021: 2.233, ISSN: 0032-7786, e-ISSN: 2570-950X

Preslia is a peer-reviewed scientific journal publishing original research papers on plant systematics, morphology, phytogeography, ecology, vegetation science and Quaternary palaeobotany, with a geographical focus on central Europe. The journal was founded in 1914 and named in honour of brothers Jan Svatopluk Presl (1791–1849) and Karel Bořivoj Presl (1794–1852), outstanding Bohemian botanists.

It is published quarterly by the Czech Botanical Society. Czech Botanical Society logo

Details on preparing of manuscripts are given in the Guidelines for authors.


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Preslia is published in the Gold Open Acess regime. The issues are released electronically as PDF files. The authors cover the publication fee 18,000 CZK / 700 EUR, with discount for the members of the Czech Botanical Society: 15,000 CZK / 600 EUR.

> See Editorial (Pyšek et al. 2022)

> The current issue of Preslia (95/3) was published on 29 September 2023