Journal of Insect Biodiversity and Systematics (JIBS) is an international peer-reviewed journal devoted to all aspects of insect diversity and systematics, both extant and extinct taxa. Various types of original papers in diversity and systematics including revisions, catalogues, taxonomic monographs, nomenclatural notes, descriptions of the new taxa, applications of biology and anatomy in taxonomy, biodiversity, historical biogeography, phylogeny, evolution, theoretical methodology in systematics, biogeographical distributional patterns, as well as regional checklists are welcome. JIBS will publish papers in insect diversity and systematics from any part of the world. Extensive faunistic revisions on a group of insects throughout a country or wider biogeographical region are welcome. Both online and printed version of JIBS will be published in compliance with current ICZN requirements. Papers submitted to JIBS should not be published elsewhere and should not be considered for publication elsewhere. All manuscripts will be subjected to a rapid peer review by at least two anonymous experts on the field, before they accepted. There is no page charge for publishing with JIBS. Publication of color figures in online edition is also free of charge. Each author will receive a free e-reprint (PDF) that can be freely distributed or deposited in public libraries or websites.
Journal of Insect Biodiversity and Systematics (JIBS) is jointly published quarterly by the Tarbiat Modares University (TMU) and Entomological Society of Iran (ESI).
The Ministry of Sciences, Research and Technology of I.R. Iran has approved the Scientific-Research grade of this journal through the approval letter No. 3/18/189579 dated 05.01.2015.