The Revista Colombiana de Entomología (Rev. Colomb. Entomol.) is the official scientific publication of the Colombian Society of Entomology - SOCOLEN since april of 1975. The journal is published twice a year. Contributions include Original Research Papers, Reviews of Entomological Topics (under a request from the Editorial Board), Taxonomic Papers, Points of View, New Records, Scientific Notes, Book Reviews, and Obituaries. The Revista Colombiana de Entomología welcomes contributions from both national and international researchers, and from members or non-members of the Society. Paper acceptance will depend on the evaluation of national and international academic peers. Manuscripts submitted for publication may be written in Spanish or English. Fee for publication is as follows: $24.oo USD per page to society members, and $36.oo USD to non-society members. All the content of this journal, except where it is identified, is under a Licence Creative Commons by-nc-nd/4.0

Reception period:

  1. Begins February 15th and closes March 30th.
  2. Begins August 15th and closes September 30th.


The journal is indexed in:

  • Academic One File
  • Aquatic Sciences and Fisheries Abstracts
  • BioOne
  • Biological Abstracts
  • Biological Digest
  • Biological and Living Resources
  • Chemical Abstracts
  • Ecology Abstracts
  • Entomology Abstracts
  • Índice Latinoamericano de Revistas
    Científicas y Tecnológicas (Latindex)
  • Informe Académico
  • ISI Web of Knowledge
  • SciELO
  • Ulrich´s
  • Zoological Record


 The publication of the journal is supported by the Sociedad Colombiana de Entomología - SOCOLEN. Web page
As of 2018 the Colombian Society of Entomology - SOCOLEN and Universidad del Valle are the publishers of the journal.
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