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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
New data about Bulgarian ground beetles from subfamilies Nebriinae, Carabinae and Cicindelinae (Coleoptera: Carabidae)
https://doi.org/10.48027/hnb.43.061


Teodora Teofilova

Bulgarian ground beetle (Coleoptera: Carabidae) fauna is relatively well studied but there are still many species and regions in the country which are not well researched. The present…

9 December 2021 · volume 43 (issue 6) · pp. 79–86

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A first comprehensive inventory of Ascalaphidae, Palparidae, and Myrmeleontidae (Insecta: Neuroptera) of Northeastern Nigeria with description of two new species and an overview of genus Bankisus Navás https://doi.org/10.48027/hnb.43.051

A first comprehensive inventory of Ascalaphidae, Palparidae, and Myrmeleontidae (Insecta: Neuroptera) of Northeastern Nigeria with description of two new species and an overview of genus Bankisus Navás
André Prost; Alexi Popov

Investigation of a large collection of Neuroptera from Northeastern Nigeria stored untouched in alcohol for four decades in the National Museum of Natural History, Sofia, provided the…

11 November 2021 · volume 43 (issue 5) · pp. 51–77

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Long-legged flies (Diptera: Empidoidea: Dolichopodidae) from the Balkan Mountains, Bulgaria, with first records for the Balkan Peninsula https://doi.org/10.48027/hnb.43.041

Long-legged flies (Diptera: Empidoidea: Dolichopodidae) from the Balkan Mountains, Bulgaria, with first records for the Balkan Peninsula
Mihail Kechev; Blagoy Koychev

The paper presents information about 35 dolichopodid flies collected from 12 localities in the Balkan Mountains at the territory of Bulgaria. Two species, Campsicnemus pusillus and…

27 October 2021 · volume 43 (issue 4) · pp. 43–49

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Giant pelobatid fossil larva from the middle Miocene of Bulgaria
Vladislav Vergilov; Nikolay Tzankov

19 October 2021 · volume 43 (issue 3) · pp. 29–42

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Index descriptus
Bythiospeum iltchokolevi

Georgiev & Glöer, 2015 — A new stygobiotic snail species from North Bulgaria

Animalia: Gastropoda: Littorinimorpha: Hydrobiidae
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