The 40th IAD Conference

The 40th IAD Conference

Extended Abstracts

The extended abstracts accepted for publishing will be published in a Supplement of the journal Acta zoologica bulgarica (

The submitted manuscripts must not exceed 6 pages, including references, all figures and tables; font Times New Roman, font size 11, line spacing Single, margins: Left & Right 2 cm, Top & Bottom 2.5 cm.

For all other details please refer to the Instructions for authors of Acta zoologica bulgarica: instructions-authors.pdf

The extended abstracts prepared according to the instructions for publishing must be submitted by 15 January 2014 at the latest to the following email address:

Upon acceptance and the following revising of your extended abstract, please bear in mind the following:
The manuscripts of the extended abstracts should conform to the usual format of the journal Acta zoologica bulgarica ( The text is printed in two columns and therefore, the figures and tables should have the width of a whole page i.e. width of A4 format (16 cm) or the half of it (8 cm) approximately. The figures should contain characters corresponding to character size of the text of at least 9 points. All figures must be included in the text of the Word document and also kept in their original files ready to be provided upon request. Figure files with extensions JPG, TIF, AI and also from Coreldraw are acceptable. The figure legends should be included in the main body text as well as attached in a separate Word document. The figure legends should have character size of 9 points. The references should be written in Times New Roman and also with character size of 9 points. Please refer to the following template for details on formatting instructions >>>