Myrmecological News is an independent, international, peer reviewed, non-profit journal. It offers rapid means of publication on all fields of ant research, in a lively mix of research and review articles. As of Volume 28, Myrmecol. News is an open-access (CC BY 4.0, all rights remain with the author), online-only, digitally archived (Biotaxa) journal. All requirements for taxonomic publications as defined in the 2012 amendment of the International Code of Zoological Nomenclature are met. From 1 January 2019 onward, also all past volumes are freely available to everone.