Publications

In Press

18. Rix M, Edwards DL, Byrne M, Harvey MS, Joseph L, Roberts JD. Biogeography and speciation of terrestrial fauna in the south-western Australian biodiversity hotspot. In press in Biological Reviews


17. Edwards DL, Garrick RC, Tapia W, & Caccone A. Cryptic structure and niche divergence within threatened Galápagos giant tortoises from southern Isabela Island. In press in Conservation Genetics [pdf]


Published

16. Edwards DL & Knowles LL (2014) Species detection and individual assignment in species delimitation: Can integrative data increase efficacy? Proceedings of the Royal Society B 281: 20132765 [pdf]


15. He Q, Edwards DL, & Knowles LL (2013) Integrative testing of how environments from the past to the present shape genetic structure across landscapes. Evolution 67: 3386-3402  [pdf]

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14. Lanier HC, Edwards DL, & Knowles LL (2013) Phylogenetic structure of vertebrate communities across the Australian arid zone. Journal of  Biogeography 40: 1059-1070 [pdf]


13. Edwards DL,  Benavides E, Garrick RC, Gibbs JP, Russello MA , Dion KB, Hyseni C, Flannigan JP, Tapia W, & Caccone A (2013) The genetic legacy of Lonesome George survives: Giant  tortoises with Pinta Island ancestry identified in Galápagos. Biological Conservation 157: 225-228 [pdf]


12. Edwards DL, Keogh JS & Knowles LL (2012) Effects of vicariant barriers, habitat stability, population isolation and environmental features on species divergence in the south-western Australian reptile community. Molecular Ecology 21: 3809-3822 [pdf]


11. Sistrom MJ, Edwards DL, Hutchinson MN & Donnellan SC  (2012) Morphological divergence correlates with ecological but not genetic divergence in a Gehyra gecko. Journal of Evolutionary Biology 25: 647-660 [pdf]


10. Edwards DL & Melville J (2011) Extensive phylogeographic and morphological diversity in Diporiphora nobbi (Agamidae) leads to a taxonomic review and a new species description. Journal of Herpetology 45: 530-546 [pdf]


9. Edwards DL & Roberts JD (2011) Genetic diversity and biogeographic history inform future conservation management strategies for the rare Sunset Frog (Spicospina flammocaerulea). Australian Journal of Zoology 59: 63-72 [pdf]


8. Edwards DL & Melville J (2010) Phylogeographic analysis detects congruent patterns between a dry woodland agamid and Australian Wet Tropics taxa despite disparate evolutionary trajectories. Journal of Biogeography 37: 1543-1556 [pdf]


7. Keogh JS, Edwards DL, Fisher RN & Harlow PS (2008) Molecular and morphological analysis of the critically endangered Fijian iguanas reveals cryptic diversity and a complex biogeographic history. Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society, B – Themed Edition: Evolution on Pacific Islands: Darwin’s legacy 363: 3413-3426 [pdf]


6. Edwards DL, Roberts JD & Keogh JS (2008) Climatic fluctuations shape the phylogeography of a mesic direct developing frog from the south-western Australian biodiversity hotspot. Journal of Biogeography 35: 1803-1815 [pdf]


5. Doughty P & Edwards DL (2008) A new species of Arenophryne (Anura Myobatrachidae) from the central coast of Western Australia. Records of the Western Australian Museum 24: 121-131 [pdf]


4. Edwards DL (2007) Biogeography and speciation of a direct developing frog from the coastal arid zone of Western Australia. Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution 45: 494-505 [pdf]


3. Edwards DL, Roberts JD & Keogh JS (2007) The impact of Plio-Pleistocene arid cycling on the population history of a south-western Australian frog. Molecular Ecology 16: 2782-2796 [pdf]


2. Edwards DL, Mahony MJ & Clulow J (2004) Effect of sperm concentration, medium osmolality and oocyte storage on artificial fertilisation success in a myobatrachid frog (Limnodynastes tasmaniensis). Reproduction, Fertility and Development 16: 347-354 [pdf]


1. Browne RK & Edwards DL (2003) The effect of temperature on growth and development of green and golden bell frogs (Litoria aurea). Journal of Thermal Biology 28: 295-299 [pdf]