Author Guidelines

JOURNAL BIOTA is a journal containing scientific research articles with general guidance as follows: the article is loaded in ingris languages with 2 column format. The body articles must be written in Times New Romant, font size 12, 0 pt before spacing, and 0 pt after spacing.

Systematics Writing Includes:


The Title Describes the Conducted Research, Times New Roman, Font Size 16, Single Line Spacing, 0 pt after spacing

Author's name and affiliation 
First Author Name 1* , Second Author Name 2 , (and so on) (at least 2 authors; Times New Roman, Font Size 12, Bold, Italic, Single Line Spacing), and
Affiliated Institution (Department, Faculty, University)
using english. The number of words in the abstract is about 100-200 words, written in one paragraph, any unfamiliar terms should be written in italic. Font type and size are Time new romans 12pt. Abstract was written in single spacedt. Keywords need to be listed and reviewed and the main terms underlying the conduct of the research. Keywords could be single word or phrase. Keywords including 3-5 words or phrase.
The introduction comprise of: (1) research problem; (2) insight and problem solve planning; (3) research aims; (4) summary of theoretical studies related to the observed problems. This section could also provides the expected results. The introduction must be written in single line spacing.

Materials and Methods

Basicly, this section describes the way the research was done. The main materials must be written here: (1) research design; (2) population and samples; (3) sample collection techniques and instrumental development; (4) data analysis techniques.

Results and Discussion

This part provides the summary of results and discussion which refers to the research aims. Thus, the new principal ideas, which are essential part of the research findings, are developed.


provide information based on problems

Citation and referencing must be written based on APA style 6 th Edition which is organized by using Mendeley software latest

The details can be Downloaded at Link as follows:

1. Template jurnal biota

 2. Cover Letter 



Author should fulfill the form as detail as possible where the star marked form must be entered. After all form textbox was filled, Author clicks on “Register” button to proceed the registration. Therefore, Author is brought to online author submission interface where Author should click on “New Submission”. The following are five steps in online submission process:

  1. Step 1 - Starting the Submission: Select the appropriate section of journal, i.e. Original Research Articles, Review Article, or Short Communication. Thus, author must check-mark on the submission checklists.
  2. Step 2 – Uploading the Submission: To upload a manuscript to this journal, click Browse on the Upload submission file item and choose the manuscript document file to be submitted, then click Upload button.
  3. Step 3 – Entering Submission’s Metadata: In this step, detail authors metadata should be entered including marked corresponding author. After that, manuscript title and abstract must be uploaded by copying the text and paste in the textbox including keywords.
  4. Step 4 – Uploading Supplementary Files: Supplementary file should be uploaded including Covering/Submission Letter, and Signed Copyright Transfer Agreement Form. Therefore, click on Browse button, choose the files, and then click on Upload button.
  5. Step 5 – Confirming the Submission:  Author should final check the uploaded manuscript documents in this step. To submit the manuscript to Biota journal, click Finish Submission button after the documents is true. The corresponding author or the principal contact will receive an acknowledgement by email and will be able to view the submission’s progress through the editorial process by logging in to the journal web address site.

After this submission, Author who submits the manuscript will get a confirmation email about the submission. Therefore, Author is able to track his submission status at anytime by logging in to the online submission interface. The submission tracking includes status of manuscript review and editorial process.

The Authors submitting a manuscript do so on the understanding that if accepted for publication, copyright of the article shall be assigned to journal Biota Faculty Sains and Tecnology, Universitas Islam Negeri Raden Fatah Palembang as publisher of the journal, and the author also holds the copyright without restriction.

Copyright encompasses exclusive rights to reproduce and deliver the article in all form and media, including reprints, photographs, microfilms and any other similar reproductions, as well as translations. The reproduction of any part of this journal, its storage in databases and its transmission by any form or media, such as electronic, electrostatic and mechanical copies, photocopies, recordings, magnetic media, etc. , are allowed with a written permission from journal Biota Faculty Sains and Tecnology, Universitas Islam Negeri Raden Fatah Palembang.

Jurnal BiotaBoard, Faculty of Sains and Tecnology, the Editors and the Advisory International Editorial Board make every effort to ensure that no wrong or misleading data, opinions or statements be published in the journal. In any way, the contents of the articles and advertisements published in the journal Biota Faculty of of Sains and Tecnology are sole and exclusive responsibility of their respective authors and advertisers.


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Author Fees

This journal charges the following author fees.

Article Submission: 0.00 (IDR)
Authors are Not required to pay an Article Submission Fee as part of the submission process to contribute to review costs.

Article Processing Cost (APC): 300000.00 (IDR)
Article Fast-track Review : 500000.00 (IDR)
If this paper is accepted for publication, you will be asked to pay an APC to cover publications costs. not for Author(s) from outside Indonesia.

If you do not have funds to pay such fees, you will have an opportunity to waive each fee. We do not want fees to prevent the publication of worthy work.