Author Guidelines


THE JOURNAL OF FUNGUS (e-ISSN 2147 6845) is published by SELÇUK UNIVERSITY MYCOLOGICAL APPLICATION RESEARCH CENTER. The journal, which is a peer-reviewed journal, publishes original research and review articles. The journal includes national or international research of results with respect to the field of mycology.

Journal articles submitted for publication, after deciding for the eligibility in terms of issues to be published in the journal by the editors, articles will be sent to relevant expertise in the field of scientific referees for evaluation. Editorial Board decides whether it can be published or not in accordance with the referees decides and suggestions. Galley Proof of the articles which is accepted for the publication is sent to the authors then final inspection is done. The language of the journal is in Turkish and English.

The Journal of Fungus is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License.

·      Authors retain copyright and grant the journal right of first publication with the work simultaneously licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution License that allows others to share the work with an acknowledgement of the work's authorship and initial publication in this journal.

·      Authors are able to enter into separate, additional contractual arrangements for the non-exclusive distribution of the journal's published version of the work (e.g., post it to an institutional repository or publish it in a book), with an acknowledgement of its initial publication in this journal.

·      Licensees may copy, distribute, display and perform the work and make derivative works and remixes based on it only if they give the author or licensor the credits (attribution) in the manner specified by these.

The author must upload the Reviewer Suggestion Form, contained at least 5 experts related to his / her article with the contact information (mobile tlf, e-mail address) as an additional file to the system.

To start the process of the Articles as soon as possible; Article, Reviewer Suggestion Form and Article Final Control Form should be uploaded to the system.

Articles preparation Rules

The article must be 1.5 spaced in A4 size, 2 cm each margins, 10 font size and in Arial text character. Articles should be written in Word 2003 or higher. Sections of the article should be respectively like this:

For Article in Turkish

Turkish title, Name(s) of author(s) and their addresses, E-mails, Orcid number(s), Turkish abstract, Turkish key words, English title, English abstract, Key words, Introduction, Materials and Methods, Results, Discussion, References.

For Article in English

English title, Name(s) of author(s) and their addresses, E-mails, Orcid number(s), English abstract, Key words, Turkish title, Turkish abstract, Turkish key words, Introduction, Materials and Methods, Results, Discussion, References.

If necessary, authors may use sub-titles. The title of each section should be written in bold and the initial letters should be written big on title. All the scientific names should be italicized in the text, if it take part in the title should be both bold and italic. Genus and species names must first be supplied with the authors in their place. Then other place names should be used only species names. Should be a blank line between sections.

Title: Title of Turkish articles should be 14 points. English title should be 12 points. Initial letters and surname of the author's must be greater. Address should be written under the name of the author. E-mail address of corresponding author must be given. Academic qualifications are not included in the article.

Key words: Should consist of 4-10 words.

Introduction: Research topic as much as possible should be short and concise. The aim of the study should also be indicated.

References: References in the text must be written in parentheses (name, date). References section should be written as 10 points in alphabetical order. Names of books, articles and announcements initial letters should be big. The first letters of the names of the book, the article and the published submition should be written in large. Master's theses are not shown as a reference. References should be written in APA style in the following order (from 2019).

For Article:

Aktaş, S., Kaşık, G., Doğan, H. H. and  Öztürk, C. (2006). Two New Taxa Records for the Macrofungi of Turkey. Tr.J.of Bot., 30 (4) 209-212.

For Books:

Kaşık, G., Öztürk, C., Doğan, H. H., Aktaş, S. and Demirel, G. (2005). Mikoloji Laboratuvarı. Konya: Marifet Ofset Matbaa ve Kağıtçılık.

For Congress Book:

Önay, A. O., Kaşık, G., Alkan, S. and Öztürk, C. (2018). Pleurotus ostreatus’un Misel Gelişmesine Humik Maddelerin Etkisinin Araştırılması. Ö. Türkmen ve M. Paksoy (Ed.), II. International Eurasian Agriculture and Natural Sciences Congress Book of Full Text, (ss.22-29). Bakü-Azerbaijan.

Tables and figures: All images (photographs, drawings, graphs, maps, etc..) should be named as figure. All figures and tables should be numbered consecutively in the text. The sizes of tables and figures 14×20 cm should not be greater than. Figures must be original. Photos must be at least 600 dpi resolution or must be scanned. Figures must be separate from the main article "jpeg" should be sent to the file. Figure name should be written under figure and should be 10 points. Table name should be written on top of the table and should be 10 points.

Works are sent online at "". Unspecified subjects must comply with scientific rules.

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