Open acces policy

This journal provides open and immediate access to its content with the aim of supporting a greater global exchange of knowledge and making research available to the public without cost. After the acceptance of an article, the authors maintain the rights over their contribution and authorize the Sociedad Botánica de México, in a non-exclusive way, to correct, edit, publish, and distribute the manuscript, as well as store it in its repositories and other online digital platforms (permission).

Botanical Sciences is distributed under the Creative Commons BY-NC 4.0 international license ( which prohibits commercial use and allows the generation of derivative works provided that the original source is cited. It is suggested to the authors that at least 60% of the references be of open access, in order to contribute more and more firmly to the open access of scientific knowledge.