Folia Parasitologica is an open access international journal that covers all branches of animal parasitology, including morphology, taxonomy, biology, biochemistry, physiology, immunology and molecular biology of parasites, host-parasite relationships and parasite evolution. The language of publication is English. Suitable manuscripts are reviewed by at least two independent referees before acceptance.
The current ISI Impact Factor: IF = 1.271.

Last published volume: 63 2016

The journal is abstracted and/or indexed in

  • ISI Web of Knowledge
  • Biological Abstracts
  • Zoological Records
  • CAB Abstracts

The journal is available online also through

  • ProQuest Biology Journals
  • CABI Full Text


From 1st June 2016, a newer and more user friendly (hopefully!), editorial system will be run to facilitate submission and handling of manuscripts submitted to Folia Parasitologica.


Folia Parasitologica
c/o Institute of Parasitology
Biology Centre CAS
Branišovská 31
370 05 České Budějovice
Czech Republic

Phone: (+420) 387 775 406, 387 775 431
Fax: (+420) 385 310 388
E-mail: folia@paru.cas.cz