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As part of the submission process, authors are required to check off their submission's compliance with all of the following items, and submissions may be returned to authors that do not adhere to these guidelines.

  • The submission has not been previously published, nor is it before another journal for consideration (or an explanation has been provided in Comments to the Editor).
  • The submission file is in OpenOffice, Microsoft Word, RTF, or WordPerfect document file format.
  • Where available, URLs for the references have been provided.
  • The text is single-spaced; uses a 12-point font; employs italics, rather than underlining (except with URL addresses); and all illustrations, figures, and tables are placed within the text at the appropriate points, rather than at the end.
  • The text adheres to the stylistic and bibliographic requirements outlined in the Author Guidelines, which is found in About the Journal.
  • If submitting to a peer-reviewed section of the journal, the instructions in Ensuring a Blind Review have been followed.

AUTHOR GUIDELINES

Jurnal Biota is a journal containing scientific research articles with general guidance as follows: the article is loaded in English languages. The body articles must be written in Times New Roman, font size 12, 0 pt before spacing, and 0 pt after spacing.

Systematics Writing Includes:

TITLE OF ARTICLES

The Title Describes the Conducted Research, Times New Roman, Font Size 14, 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, Single Line Spacing), and
Affiliated Institution (Department, Faculty, University, City, Country)
*email: Corresponding Author
 
Abstract
A concise and factual abstract is required and must be written in English (maximum length of 100-250 words). The abstract should state briefly the purpose of the research, the methods used, the principal results and major conclusions.

Keywords:

Provide a maximum of 5 keywords, using American spelling and avoiding general and plural terms and multiple concepts (avoid, for example, 'and', 'of'). Be sparing with abbreviations: only abbreviations firmly established in the field may be eligible. These keywords will be used for indexing purposes.
 
Introduction
The introduction comprises 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 provide the expected results. The introduction must be written in single line spacing.

Materials and Methods

Basically, 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

Results should be clear and concise. The discussion should explore the significance of the results of the work. Data discussed by comparing the data obtained with the previous data, clarifying arguments against the results obtained in accordance with the research objectives, and explaining the similarities and differences as well as demonstrate the uniqueness of the invention. Avoid extensive citations and discussion of published literature. If appropriate, Results can be written in a separate section from Discussion. This especially if the Discussion is extensive and includes all the Results of the study.

Conclusion

A conclusion is not merely a summary of your research result or a re-statement of your research problem but a synthesis of key points, an answer to the research objective. Only in one paragraph, without numbering and bullets. Suggestion should be based on the research findings and refer for the future research.

Acknowledgments (if any)

Address appreciations to people who play the main role in the research, such as the research sponsor and those who assist the research process (institution or individual). Provide information about funding by including specific grant numbers and titles.

References

All manuscripts should be formatted using the American Psychological Association 7th edition (APA 7) citation style. APA 7th edition citation style file for reference manager (Mendeley, Zotero, etc.).

 

The details can be Downloaded at the Link as follows:

1. Template Jurnal biota

 2. Cover Letter 

 

ONLINE SUBMISSION

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

  1. Step 1 - Starting the Submission: Select the appropriate section of the journal, i.e. Original Research Articles, Review Article, or Short Communication. Thus, the 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 the Upload button.
  3. Step 3 – Entering Submission’s Metadata: In this step, detailed authors' metadata should be entered including the marked corresponding author. After that, the 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 the Browse button, choose the files, and then click on the Upload button.
  5. Step 5 – Confirming the Submission: The author should final check the uploaded manuscript documents in this step. To submit the manuscript to Biota journal, click the Finish Submission button after the documents are true. The corresponding author or the principal contact will receive an acknowledgment 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, the author who submits the manuscript will get a confirmation email about the submission. Therefore, the Author is able to track his submission status at any time by logging in to the online submission interface. The submission tracking includes the status of manuscript review and editorial process.