Frequently Asked Questions

Where should I send the manuscript?

Please send it to this address: http://revistas.ucr.ac.cr/index.php/rbt/user/register


Where is your format guide?

You can find examples in Guidelines for manuscripts. An example is here.

What is the publication fee?

There is no mandatory fee for 10 pages or less.

What is your impact factor?

Our impact factor in American and European journals is 0.544, but the vast majority of tropical journals are not in the citation index, so we believe that the real impact is much higher.

In what state is my manuscript?

Contact the last member of our staff who emailed you, but consider the following time limits for every stage of the process:


Any questions regarding a manuscript should be sent to recepcion.biologiatropical@gmail.com or vnielsen.rbt@gmail.com