Functional Plant Biology Referencing Guide

This is the Citationsy guide to Functional Plant Biology citations, reference lists, in-text citations, and bibliographies.
The complete, comprehensive guide shows you how easy citing any source can be. Referencing books, youtube videos, websites, articles, journals, podcasts, images, videos, or music in Functional Plant Biology.

How do you cite a book in the Functional Plant Biology referencing style?

Here’s an example book citation in Functional Plant Biology using placeholders:
Last Name FN (2000) “Title.” (EFN Editor Last Name, Ed.). (Publisher: City)
So if we want to cite, for example, “Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone” by Joanne K. Rowling we’d do so like this:
Rowling JK (1997)“Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone.” (Bloomsbury Publishing Inc: London)
And an in-text citation book citation in Functional Plant Biology looks like this: (Rowling 1997)

How to reference a journal article in the Functional Plant Biology citation style?

Here’s a Functional Plant Biology journal citation example using placeholders:
Author1 LastnameAF, Author3 LastnameAF (2000) Title. Container Volume, pages Used. doi:DOI.
So if we want to reference this scientific article: “Testing consumer preferences for iced-coffee: Does the drinking environment have any influence?” by C. Petit and J.M. Sieffermann in Functional Plant Biology:
Petit C, Sieffermann J (2007) Testing consumer preferences for iced-coffee: Does the drinking environment have any influence?. 18, 161-172. doi:10.1016/j.foodqual.2006.05.008.
And an in-text citation would look like this: (Petit and Sieffermann 2007)

Citing a website in Functional Plant Biology reference style

Here’s an Functional Plant Biology example website reference:
Author1 LastnameAF, Author2 LastnameAF (2000) Title. https://www.example.com.
To reference the article located at this link:
https://www.theguardian.com/world/2008/nov/05/uselections20083
on The Guardian website:
Tran M (2008) Barack Obama To Be America’s First Black President. https://www.theguardian.com/world/2008/nov/05/uselections20083.
And an in-text citation would look like this: (Tran 2008)

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How to cite a YouTube video Functional Plant Biology

Here’s a Functional Plant Biology citation YouTube video example:
ChannelName (2000) Title. YouTube. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XXXXXX.
So how to cite a video Functional Plant Biology?
Pixar (2015) Pizza Clip — Inside Out. YouTube. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8W6rntBADUQ.
And an in-text video citation would look like this: (Pixar 2015)

How to cite a podcast using Functional Plant Biology referencing style

It is becoming more and more common to reference podcasts in essays or other school work.
Here’s how to reference a podcast it in Functional Plant Biology.
Lastname F (2000) Title. http://www.example.com.
Podcast referencing example in Functional Plant Biology using “This American Life” episode 640:
This American Life (2018) 640: Five Women. https://thisamericanlife.org/640/five-women.
And an in-text citation would look like this: (This American Life 2018)

How to cite a piece of music or a song using Functional Plant Biology referencing style?

An example song citation in Functional Plant Biology.
Lastname F (2000)“Song Title.” http://www.example.com.
Let‘s say we want to reference “Here Comes the Sun” off The Beatles “Abbey Road” album in Functional Plant Biology:
The Beatles (1969)“Here Comes the Sun.” https://itunes.apple.com/us/album/here-comes-the-sun/401186200?i=401187150.
And an in-text citation would look like this: (The Beatles 1969)


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