29. Anniversary


MISCELLANEOUS PAPERS  -  ISSN 1015-8235 – Registration by the Zoobank:

Miscellaneous Papers is the second international serial of the Centre for Entomological Studies, Ankara. It includes shorter original papers of the research workers of the Centre, on ecology, fauna, flora, distribution, check-list, taxonomy, nomenclature and morphology of Insecta, as well as information and announcements from the Centre. The publication languages are  English and Turkish.  

The CESA is a non-profit group, no royalties will be paid to authors of contributions. Papers accepted become the copyright of the related serial.

Miscellaneous Papers is currently archived online at “Internet Archive”, in accordance with the publication rules of the ICZN. It is an open-access serial, distributed under the terms of the “Creative Commons Attribution License”, which permits free use, and distribution in any medium, provided the original author(s)  and source are credited.

Totally 174 numbers were published between 1989 and 2018. Pdf files of the some older issues are available in the site of the Internet Archive  

(San Francisco, California, U.S.A)

Chief Editor: Prof. Dr. Ahmet Ömer Koçak    -    Corresponding e-mail:    

Chief referees of all Scientific Serials of the CESA (including Miscellaneous Papers):

Prof. em Dr Ahmet Ömer Koçak & Asst. Prof. Dr Muhabbet Kemal Koçak: Insecta, taxonomy, nomenclature, fauna, ecology, catalogues, checklists of the Old World. 


Expert referees according to the subject areas: Dr Peter Huemer (Austria): Gelechiidae, and some Microlepidoptera groups in Palaearctic (Lepidoptera). Dr J. B. Heppner (U.S.A.): Microlepidoptera of Nearctic and Neotropical. Dr G. Baldizzone (Italy): Coleophoridae (Lepidoptera). Dr V. Korneyev (Ukraine): Tephritidae, Pyrgotidae, Ulidiidae (Diptera). Prof. Dr Y.G.Verves (Ukraine): Sarcophagidae (Diptera). Dr Daniel Burckhardt (Switzerland): Psyllidae (Homoptera). Prof. Dr E. Heiss (Austria): Hemiptera. Dr R. Ehrmann (Germany): Mantodea. Prof. Dr Mustafa Ünal (Bolu, Turkey): Orthoptera. Prof. Dr Hüseyin Özdikmen (Turkey): Coleoptera. Prof. Dr Suat Kıyak (Turkey): Hemiptera.

Plant taxonomy, flora and vegetation: Assoc. Prof. Dr Murat Ünal,  Asst. Prof. Dr  Mesut Pınar, (Yüzüncü Yıl University, Van, Turkey).

Molecular studies: Asst. Prof. Dr Sibel Kızıldağ (Van Yüzüncü Yıl University, Van, Turkey).


Editorial policy: The submitted manuscript is evaluated by the Chief Editor and Referee. In case of need, the manuscript is sent to expert referees according to the subject areas.


All correspondences should be addressed to: Prof. em Dr Ahmet Ömer Koçak, c/o Yüzüncü Yıl University, Fen Fakültesi, Biyoloji Bölümü, Kampus, Van / Turkey. - e-mail: 


All the serials of the Cesa are archived regularly by the Internet Archive (300 Funston Ave., San Francisco, CA 94118, U.S.A.), in accordance with the rules of the International Codes of Zoological Nomenclature (ICZN) - 


also recorded regularly by the Zoological Record, Thomson Reuters, Enterprise House, Innovation Way, Heslington, York, YO10 5NQ, United Kingdom,

For contents and free pdf files of some issues, please visit the related years.

CONTENTS:  1989-1999  -  2000-2008  -  2009-2018


updated 29 August 2018 - CESA  1966-2027