publishes peer reviewed, original scientific papers of international significance from the entire field of phycology: taxonomy, systematics and floristics, physiology, biochemistry, genetic studies, hydrobiology, phytogeography, cultivation. This includes contributions to algal biotechnology and applied phycology. Algolgical Studies
were published continously since 1968 when they were founded as a supplement series of then Archiv für Hydrobiologie
. Beginning in 2007, Algological Studies are published and edited as an independent journal.