Raphael Didham

Professor, BSc MSc Cant. , PhD ICL

  • The University of Western Australia (M092), 35 Stirling Highway,

    6009 Perth


  • 6875 Citations
  • 30 h-Index
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Personal profile


  • Community ecology
  • Entomology
  • Global environmental change
  • Habitat fragmentation
  • Restoration ecology

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edge effects Agriculture & Biology
biodiversity Earth & Environmental Sciences
habitat Earth & Environmental Sciences
edge effect Earth & Environmental Sciences
habitat fragmentation Agriculture & Biology
plantation Earth & Environmental Sciences
Ecosystem Medicine & Life Sciences
parasitoid Earth & Environmental Sciences

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Research Output 2005 2019

An entomocentric view of the Janzen–Connell hypothesis

Basset, Y., Miller, S. E., Gripenberg, S., Ctvrtecka, R., Dahl, C., Leather, S. R. & Didham, R. K., 1 Jan 2019, In : Insect Conservation and Diversity. 12, 1, p. 1-8 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

3 Citations (Scopus)

Termites mitigate the effects of drought in tropical rainforest

Ashton, L. A., Griffiths, H. M., Parr, C. L., Evans, T. A., Didham, R. K., Hasan, F., Teh, Y. A., Tin, H. S., Vairappan, C. S. & Eggleton, P., 11 Jan 2019, In : Science. 363, 6423, p. 174-+ 40 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

A global strategy to mitigate the environmental impact of China’s ruminant consumption boom

Du, Y., Ge, Y., Ren, Y., Fan, X., Pan, K., Lin, L., Wu, X., Min, Y., Meyerson, L. A., Heino, M., Chang, S. X., Liu, X., Mao, F., Yang, G., Peng, C., Qu, Z., Chang, J. & Didham, R. K., 1 Dec 2018, In : Nature Communications. 9, 1, 4133.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Environmental impact
10 Citations (Scopus)

Is habitat fragmentation good for biodiversity?

Fletcher, R. J., Didham, R. K., Banks-Leite, C., Barlow, J., Ewers, R. M., Rosindell, J., Holt, R. D., Gonzalez, A., Pardini, R., Damschen, E. I., Melo, F. P. L., Ries, L., Prevedello, J. A., Tscharntke, T., Laurance, W. F., Lovejoy, T. & Haddad, N. M., 1 Oct 2018, In : Biological Conservation. 226, p. 9-15 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalShort survey

habitat loss
habitat fragmentation
habitat destruction
annual review
1 Citation (Scopus)

Logging, exotic plant invasions, and native plant reassembly in a lowland tropical rain forest

Döbert, T. F., Webber, B. L., Sugau, J. B., Dickinson, K. J. M. & Didham, R. K., 1 Mar 2018, In : Biotropica. 50, 2, p. 254-265 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

tropical rain forests


Projects 2010 2023