Journal Information

Since 1953, AVOCETTA is an open access, peer-reviewed journal of ornithology publishing original research, meta-analyses, reviews and short communications in all the fields of ornithology and from all regions of the world.

As an open access journal, AVOCETTA provides a unique opportunity to publish high-quality contents that will be internationally accessible to any reader at no cost.

We trust in open-access science, and we apply the Common-Creative Attribution-ShareAlike  (CC-BY-SA) licence to all of our contents. For further details see  The use of this non-restrictive licence makes of Avocetta the most open ornithological journal worldwide.

Authors do not need to pay an article-processing charge for publishing.

AVOCETTTA is indexed in SCOPUS, Zoological Record, BIOSIS Previews, Google Scholar. A Digital Object Identifier (DOI) will be assigned to each paper or short note accepted for publishing in AVOCETTA.

The Editorial Board guarantee  fast, but rigorous, peer-review process (about 28 days). Once accepted the article will be immediately published online as early view paper with an assigned DOI.

ISSN: 2420-9589 (Online) ISSN: 0404-4266 (Print)