Journal abbreviations


This is a list - evidently incomplete - of Finnish journal abbrevions. Included are the journal titles in theoretical and applied Earth and biosciences. Some of the abbreviations have varied thorugh time. If the variations were clearly known, the temporal evolution of abbreviations is provided. The publications of the Finnish Forest Research Institute (with green ink) do not have official abbreviations, those provided here are the most commonly used abbreviations.

Acta Botanica Fennica

   Acta Bot. Fennica


Acta Forestalia Fennica

   Acta For. Fenn.


Acta Geographica

   Acta Geogr.


Acta Societatis pro Fauna et Flora Fennica

   Acta Soc. pro Fauna et Flora Fenn.


Acta Universitatis Ouluensis Series A Scientiae Rerum Naturalium

   Acta Univ. Oul. A


Acta Universitatis Ouluensis Series D Medica

   Acta Univ. Oul. D


Agrogeologisia Karttoja

   Agrogeol. Karttoja


Acta Zoologica Fennica

   Acta Zool. Fennica


Agricultural and Food Science

   Agric. Food Sci.


Annales Agriculturae Fenniae

   Ann. Agric. Fenn.


Annales Botanici Fennici

   Ann. Bot. Fenn. (vol. 1-7)

   Ann. Bot. Fennici (vol. 8-)


Annales Botanici Societatis Zoologicæ-Botanicæ Fennicæ “Vanamo”

   Annales Botanici Societatis Vanamo (vol. 1-14)

   Ann. Bot. Soc. Zool.-Bot. Fenn. Vanamo (vol. 15-18)

   Ann. Bot. Soc. Zool. Bot Fenn. Vanamo (vol. 19-22)

   Ann. Bot. Soc. Zool. Bot. Fenn. ‘Vanamo’ (vol. 23)

   Ann. Bot. Soc. Zool. Bot. Fenn. »Vanamo» (vol. 24, n:o 1)

   Ann. Bot. Soc. Zool. Bot. Fenn. ‘Vanamo’ (vol. 24, n:o 2)

   Ann. Bot. Soc. ‘Vanamo’ (vol. 25-)


Annales Societatis Zoolog.-Botanicæ Fennicæ Vanamo

   Annales Vanamo [International version]

   Vanamon julkaisuja [Finnish version]


Annales Zoologici Fennici

   Ann. Zool. Fennici


Boreal Environment Research

   Boreal Env. Res.


Bulletin de la Commission géologique de Finlande

   Bull. Comm. géol. Finlande


Bulletin of The Geological Society of Finland

   Bull. Geol. Soc. Finland


Communicationes Instituti Forestalis Fenniae

   Commun. Inst. For. Fenn.


Comptes rendus de la Société géologique de Finlande

   Bull. Comm. géol. Finlande

Delectus Seminum (ISSN 0357-2641)

   Delectus Seminum

Dissertationes Forestales

   Diss. For.

Fauna Fennica

   Fauna Fennica




Finnish Forest Research Institute Research Papers

   Finn. For. Res. Inst. Res. Pap.

Flora Fennica

   Flora Fennica


Folia Forestalia

   Folia For.





Geological Survey of Finland, Bulletin

   Geol. Surv. Finland, Bull.


Geological Survey of Finland, Special Paper

   Geol. Surv. Finland, Spec. Paper


Journal of the Scientific Agricultural Society of Finland

   J. Scient. Agric. Soc. Finland


Memoranda Societatis pro Fauna et Flora Fennica

   Memoranda Soc. Fauna Flora Fennica


Meri - Report Series of the Finnish Institute of Marine Research



Reports from the Kevo Subarctic Research Station

   Rep. Kevo Subarctic Res. Stat.


Res Terrae, Series A: Contributions

   Res Terrae, Ser. A


Res Terrae, Series B: Reports - Raportteja

   Res Terrae, Ser. B


Res Terrae, Series C: Educational material

   Res Terrae, Ser. C


Silva Fennica

   Silva Fenn.


Silva Fennica monographs

   Silva Fenn. monogr.


Societas Scientiarum Fennica. Commentationes Physico-Mathematicae

   Soc. Scient. Fenn., Comm. Phys.-Math.


Societas Scientiarum Fennica. Commentationes Biologicae

   Soc. Scient. Fenn., Comm. Biologicae (vol. 1-11)

   Soc. Scient. Fenn., Comm. Biol. (vol. 12)

   Soc. Scient. Fenn., Comm. Biologicae (vol. 13-)











Terra, Geografiska Föreningens Tidskrift

   Terra, Geogr. Fören. Tidskr.


Working Papers of the Finnish  Forest Research  Institute

   Work. Pap. Finn. For. Res. Inst.

Acknowledgements The collector of this list thanks Arja Hyvärinen (Finnish Forest Research Institute), Sari Torkko (Agrifood Research Finland) and Leif Schulman (Botanic Garden - Finnish Museaum of Natural Hsitory) for their kind help.