Focus and Scope

Jurnal Biota is an Indonesian-language scientific journal published by the Faculty of Saints and Technology University of State Islamic University of Raden Fatah Palembang Two times a year on every January and August. Jurnal Biota focuses on the publication of the results of scientific research related to the field of Biology.

Jurnal Biota publishes scholarly articles in biology scope covering:

  • Biology Sciences
  • Biotechnology
  • Environment
  • Ecology
  • Microbiology
  • Genetics
  • Physiology Animals and Plants

Journal Biota will not accept research articles or manuscripts submitted for publication elsewhere.

Journal Biota does not publish book reviews, program evaluations or research articles merely explaining programs, courses, or personal experiences. All research articles submitted must be written in Indonesia or in English.


Publication Frequency

Biota Journal has published annually in January and August with 8 articles each edition. It is also published in two versions; print out and electronic. 


Open Access Policy

Journal Biota is a scientific journal that can be accessed quickly and freely (Open Sources) and full (full text) without any APCs (Article Processing Charges) and can be downloaded through

We are constantly working with our author's community to select the best licensing option. Current licenses used in this journal are:

• Creative Commons Attribution-Non Commercial-ShareAlike (CC BY-NC-SA)

Copyright Notice

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.