Instructions to authors


Cybium, the international journal of ichthyology, edited by the Société Française d’Ichtyologie, publishes original articles, thesis summaries, book reviews and information of interest to members of the Society and ichthyologists in general.
Subjects covered include ichthyology in general, both basic and applied, and cover freshwater, marine and fossil fishes.
Cybium publishes review papers that are invited or agreed with the Editor.

Subscribing members of the Society may publish in Cybium free of charge; non-members are required to pay publication costs.
To become a member, see the section on "Subscribe to SFI & Cybium". If you do not wish to become a member, contact the SFI Secretariat ( for the publication fee.

Submission of an article to Cybium imply that the article is original and is not being considered for publication elsewhere. Submission also implies that all the authors have approved the paper for release in Cybium and are in agreement with its content.

Here are the instructions to authors (according to the kind of manuscript you are submitting) and the manuscript guide for submission.

Types of scientific contributions (ISI)
1. Regular papers (original research)
2. Ichthyological notes
3. Review articles
4. Threatened fish
5. Genome announcements
6. Species checklist

Other contributions
7. First records
8. Summaries of Ph.D. theses
9. Book reviews

Supplementary data (only online)
10. Supplementary data