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Historia naturalis bulgarica is a peer-reviewed international journal published by the National Museum of Natural History, Bulgarian Academy of Sciences. Founded in 1989, the journal publishes primarily scientific contributions on mineralogy, palaeontology, botany, zoology, as well as original articles on history of natural sciences and natural history institutions. Since 2018, volume 25, the publishing is online only.

Historia naturalis bulgarica is indexed in Crossref, Directory of Open Access Journals (DOAJ), Index Copernicus International World of Journals, Scopus, Web of Science (Zoological Record).

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Archival content is accessible through Biodiversity Heritage Library (volumes 1–15) and Zenodo (research articles of volumes 16–43).

Latest articles
A case of Emys orbicularis (L.) feeding on newts from Bulgaria

Vladislav Vergilov; Angel Dyugmedzhiev; Sylvia Georgieva; Miroslav Slavchev

Different amphibians and amphibian larvae were already observed and described as part of the diet of the European pond turtle. Few studies report body parts from adult newts in the…

16 September 2021 · volume 43 (issue 2) · pp. 25–27

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Scuttle flies (Diptera: Phoridae) of Vitosha Mt (Bulgaria)

Scuttle flies (Diptera: Phoridae) of Vitosha Mt (Bulgaria)
Mario Langourov

Two hundred and one species of the family have been established on the territory of the Vitosha Mt. The genera Gymnoptera, Peromitra, Plectanocnema and Tubicera have been recorded for…

2 September 2021 · volume 43 (issue 1) · pp. 1–24

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Data on the distribution of Dolichopodidae (Diptera: Empidoidea) in Bulgaria, with first records for the country

Data on the distribution of Dolichopodidae (Diptera: Empidoidea) in Bulgaria, with first records for the country
Mihail Kechev

The paper presents information about 37 dolichopodid species, collected from 14 localities in Bulgaria. Five species (Medetera murina, Systenus scholtzi, Neurigona nubifera, Rhaphium…

21 August 2021 · volume 42 [issue 13] · pp. 95–102

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Notes on the distribution of some species of Lepidoptera in Kazakhstan
Mario Langourov; Nikolay Simov; Stanislav Abadjiev

13 January 2019 · volume 36 [issue 1] · pp. 1–6

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New records of Hierodula transcaucasica Brunner von Wattenwyl, 1878 (Mantodea) from Bulgaria
Boyan Zlatkov; Stanislav Stefanov; Victor Gashtarov; Vladislav Vergilov

22 November 2020 · volume 41 [issue 12] · pp. 99–101

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Latest volumes
Volume 43 (2021) Volume 42 (2021) Volume 41 (2020)

Last published: issue 2 of volume 43. The publication of volume 43 is ongoing; last completed: volume 42.

Index descriptus
Coccothraustes balcanicus

Boev, 1998 — Late Pliocene Hawfinches (Coccothraustes Brisson, 1760) (Aves: Fringillidae) from Bulgaria

Animalia: Aves: Passeriformes: Fringillidae
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