Cryptogam Biodiversity and Assessment is a biannual peer-reviewed journal dedicated to cryptogams (algae, fungi, lichens, bryophytes and pteridophytes) and their systematics, ecology, diversity, biomonitoring, bioprospection, conservation, climate change and other allied themes. Cryptogam Biodiversity and Assessment publishes the most significant research across the basic and applied research on cryptogam. The journal follows the standards for high-quality science set by the Indian Lichenological Society. 

 Starting Year
Journal ISSN
2456-0251 (Online)
Crossref DOI Prefix
2 Issues/Year (Bi-Annual)
 Publishing System
Open Journal System
(OJS) by Public knowledge Project (PKP)
Copyright License Type
Creative Common Attribution-NonCommercial 4.0 International
(CC BY-NC-SA 4.0)
Primary Contact

Journal Abbreviation: CBAJ

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