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Grupo Ecología Aplicada




Revista del Departamento Académico de Biología


Av. La Molina s/n La Molina.  LIMA, PERÚ 

E mail:

Germán Arellano Cruz, Blgo., Mg. Sc.

Claudia Caro Vera, Blga. Mg. Sc.

Rosa Espejo Joya, Blga. Mg. Sc. Dra.


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Scientific knowledge exchange, which is of upmost importance in Natural and Experimental Sciences like Ecology, is carried out regularly throughout the publication of articles in specialized scientific magazines, the by-excellence medium to circulate new scientific knowledge. 

 Ecología Aplicada, published by the Academic Department of Biology of the Universidad Nacional Agraria La Molina (National Agrarian University La Molina), Lima - Peru, is a genuine platform for the circulation of scientific, peer-reviewed research in Ecology.

Ecología Aplicada aims to disseminate new scientific knowledge on basic science that contributes to the progress of the universal knowledge; and, more forcefully, on applied science, oriented to the solution of local problems.  No limitations exist in the articles thematic; submitted articles will be published provided that they are related to Ecology and accepted for publication. 

This magazine meets all the main characteristics required to fulfill its mission of scientific divulgation: publishing quality, protection of authors’ rights, dissemination of innovative research articles and legal deposit for preservation and access of the printed issue that assures the stability of the material trusted.

Quality is guaranteed through the work of the Editor Board formed by distinguished experts. Evaluation of the submitted manuscripts is performed by highly qualified reviewers, under anonymous conditions, selected according to the investigation topic.


Ph.D. Consuelo Arellano

North Carolina State University (USA)

Mg. Sc. Aldo Ceroni

Universidad Nacional Agraria La Molina (Perú)

Mg. Sc. Mercedes Flores

Universidad Nacional Agraria La Molina (Perú)

Dr. Vasco Mantas

IMAR, Institute of Marine Research University of Coimbra Department of Earth Sciences (Portugal)

Dr. Jaime Mendo

Universidad Nacional Agraria La Molina (Perú)

Dra. Pia Parolin

National Institute of Agronomic Research (INRA), ISA – TEAPEA University of Hamburg, Dept. Biodiversity of Plants, Biocentre, Klein Flottbek and Botanical Garden Hamburg, Germany

Dr. Dimitri Guitiérrez

Instituto del Mar del Perú (IMARPE)

Viviana Castro Cepero, Blga. Mg. Sc.
Universidad Nacioanal Agraria La Molina (Perú)

Ph.D. César Rodríguez

Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey (USA)

Dr. Jorge Tam

Instituto del Mar del Perú (IMARPE)

Dra. Inés Redolfi

Universidad Nacional Agraria La Molina (Perú)

Dr. Edgar Sánchez

Universidad Nacional Agraria La Molina (Perú)

Mg. Sc. Juan Torres

Universidad Nacional Agraria La Molina (Perú)

Dra. Graciela Vilcapoma

Universidad Nacional Agraria La Molina (Perú)

Mg. Sc. Zulema Quinteros

Universidad Nacional Agraria La Molina (Perú)

Dra. Mg. Sc. Marta Williams

Universidad Nacional Agraria La Molina (Perú)

Dra. Doris Zúñiga

Universidad Nacional Agraria La Molina (Perú)

Dr. Percy Zevallos

Universidad Nacional Agraria La Molina (Peru)

Dr. Miguel Castillo Soto

Universidad de Chile

Protection of author’s rights and research information are secured for the printed version by its International Standard Series Number (ISSN 1726-2216).  The law of Legal Deposit 26905 of the National Library of Peru, with registration number 2002-5474, preserves and provides long term access to Peru’s bibliographical patrimony at national and international level. The long-term preservation and access that assure the stability of the information are guaranteed through its registration in the Directory and Catalogue Latindex ( that includes an extense number of scientific (academic  and of academic-interest) magazines, and informs about a magazine path, thematic specialization, publishing agency, database coverture and distribution procedures.  Ecología Aplicada has been evaluated by the Selection Committee of the General Direction of Latin-American Libraries and Hemerotheques in Mexico and accepted for its inclusion, abstracted and indexed, in the database Periódica.  It has also been evaluated and included in the Academic database project EBSCO Latin-American Magazines that supplies information of selected periodic serial publications to libraries of the entire world.  It is abstracted and indexed as well in the database Zoological Record, Net of Scientific Magazines of Latin America and the Caribbean, Spain and Portugal in social sciences and humanities (RED ALYC), Academic database Gale Cengage Learning: Academic OneFile e Informe Académico in Spanish, SCIELO - Peru.  These indexations agents supply us with periodic indicators about consultations to our publication. 

Ecología Aplicada has an interactive web page, where abstracts of the articles are presented in two languages, contributing, this way, to an up-to-date discussion of interesting newer research topics in the science of Ecology. 

 Each issue of ECOLOGÍA APLICADA generally features peer-reviewed Research Articles, Scientific Notes and Reviews. 

Frequency of the publication: 1 annual Volume

Reception of manuscripts: April 01 to June 30.

Key title: Ecología aplicada

key Title shortened: Ecol. apl.

Legal deposit 2002-5474

Review of English texts: Martha Williams y Alex Chung.

Front: Cold Sea of the Peruvian Sea Current.  Huarmey, Vol.  1.  Seasonally dry tropical dry forest, Vol.  2 and Vol.  3, Bofedales Departamento de Ayacucho Ecorregión de la Puna y los Altos Andes

Photographs on front cover: Zulema Quinteros,  Germán Arellano and Daniel Calagua.


Abstracted/Indexed in:

-Periódica (Index of Latin-American Magazines in Sciences). 

-Academic database EBSCO: Environment Complete y Fuente Académica.

-Zoological Record.

-Net of Scientific Magazines of Latin America and the Caribbean, Spain and Portugal in social sciences and humanities (RED ALYC)

-Gale Cengage Learning: Academic OneFile e Informe Académico

--Scientific Electronic Library Online -SciELO Perú.

-The Essential Electronic Agricultural Library – TEEAL



Peruvian authors can donate S /. 200.00 for each manuscript that enters the Journal and foreign authors $ 120.00 (US dollars).

Processing of articles:

Delivery. Letter to the editor, data sheet of the authors, proof of payment, manuscript in printed form and CD of the digital version. Those who are far away these documents through the email.

Process of review of forms, it is verified that the manuscript has been prepared according to the guidelines of the journal. The Consultative Council is then consulted to select the arbitrators. Arbitration is by pairs of anonymous, if both reject it, the manuscript is rejected, but if one rejects it and the other does not, it submits itself to a leader. Once accepted it is published and if it is rejected no. Its publication is made in the number of the volume that corresponds to the date of acceptance.


Copyright is guaranteed by the Law of the Legal Deposit of Peru: Saves and disseminates the country's bibliographic heritage nationally and internationally. The magazine has: Done legal deposit 2002-5474, every year we send 10 printed copies to the National Library of Peru as indicated by law. The content of each article is the responsibility of the author (s) and they retain their copyright.


© Departamento Académico de Biología [Academic Department of Biology].  Universidad Nacional Agraria La Molina (National Agrarian University La Molina]. 

 It is prohibited its total or partial reproduction. 


The content of each article is exclusive responsibility of the author or authors.  Advertisements in this publication do not constitute an endorsement of the product.

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