Ryan Phillips

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  • The University of Western Australia (M084), 35 Stirling Highway,

    6009 Crawley

    Australia

  • 686 Citations
  • 14 h-Index
20072017

Research Output 2007 2017

2017
9 Citations

A framework for the practical science necessary to restore sustainable, resilient, and biodiverse ecosystems

Miller, B. P. , Sinclair, E. A. , Menz, M. H. M. , Elliott, C. P. , Bunn, E. , Commander, L. E. , Dalziell, E. , David, E. , Davis, B. , Erickson, T. E. , Golos, P. J. , Krauss, S. L. , Lewandrowski, W. , Mayence, C. E. , Merino-Martin, L. , Merritt, D. J. , Nevill, P. G. , Phillips, R. D. , Ritchie, A. L. , Ruoss, S. & 1 others Stevens, J. C. Jul 2017 In : Restoration Ecology. 25, 4, p. 605-617 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
6 Citations

Complex Sexual Deception in an Orchid Is Achieved by Co-opting Two Independent Biosynthetic Pathways for Pollinator Attraction

Xu, H., Bohman, B., Wong, D. C. J., Rodriguez-Delgado, C., Scaffidi, A., Flematti, G. R., Phillips, R. D., Pichersky, E. & Peakall, R. 10 Jul 2017 In : Current Biology. 27, 13, p. 1867-1877.e5

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

citral
citronellol
Biosynthetic Pathways
Deception
geranial
3 Citations

Novel Consequences of Bird Pollination for Plant Mating

Krauss, S. L., Phillips, R. D., Karron, J. D., Johnson, S. D., Roberts, D. G. & Hopper, S. D. 1 May 2017 In : Trends in Plant Science. 22, 5, p. 395-410 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Open Access
File
pollinators
pollination
birds
pollen
pollen flow
3 Citations

Pollinator rarity limits reintroduction sites in an endangered sexually deceptive orchid (Caladenia hastata): Implications for plants with specialized pollination systems

Reiter, N., Vlcek, K., O'Brien, N., Gibson, M., Pitts, D., Brown, G. R., Bower, C. C. & Phillips, R. D. 1 May 2017 In : Botanical Journal of the Linnean Society. 184, 1, p. 122-136 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Caladenia
reintroduction
rarity
pollinator
pollination
7 Citations

The Spider Orchid Caladenia crebra Produces Sulfurous Pheromone Mimics to Attract its Male Wasp Pollinator

Bohman, B., Phillips, R. D., Flematti, G. R., Barrow, R. A. & Peakall, R. 10 Jul 2017 In : Angewandte Chemie. 56, 29, p. 8455-8458 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
2016
1 Citations

Behaviour of sexually deceived ichneumonid wasps and its implications for pollination in Cryptostylis (Orchidaceae)

Weinstein, A. M., Davis, B. J., Menz, M. H. M., Dixon, K. W. & Phillips, R. D. 1 Oct 2016 In : Biological Journal of the Linnean Society. 119, 2, p. 283-298 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Ichneumonidae
wasp
Orchidaceae
pollination
pollinating insects
3 Citations

Characterization of the first two viruses described from wild populations of hammer orchids (Drakaea spp.) in Australia

Ong, J. W. L., Phillips, R. D., Dixon, K., Jones, M. G. K. & Wylie, S. J. Jan 2016 In : Plant Pathology. 65, p. 163 - 172

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Orchidaceae
Viruses
viruses
Virgaviridae
Pecluvirus
2 Citations

Geographical range and host breadth of Sebacina orchid mycorrhizal fungi associating with Caladenia in south-western Australia

Phillips, R. D., Barrett, M. D., Dalziell, E. L., Dixon, K. W. & Swarts, N. D. Sep 2016 In : Botanical Journal of the Linnean Society. 182, 1, p. 140-151

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Caladenia
Sebacina
reproductive isolation
South Australia
Western Australia
2015
4 Citations

Absence of nectar resource partitioning in a community of parasitoid wasps

Menz, M. H. M., Brown, G. R., Dixon, K. & Phillips, R. D. 2015 In : Journal of Insect Conservation. 19, 4, p. 703-711

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

niche partitioning
nectar
wasp
parasitoid
Myrtaceae
12 Citations

Continent-wide distribution in mycorrhizal fungi: Implications for the biogeography of specialized orchids

Davis, B., Phillips, R. D., Wright, M., Linde, C. C. & Dixon, K. 3 Sep 2015 In : Annals of Botany. 116, 3, p. 413-421

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Sebacina
Orchidaceae
mycorrhizal fungi
biogeography
fungi
14 Citations
Open Access
ecotype
pollinator
ecotypes
pollinators
population genetics
4 Citations

Mismatch in the distribution of floral ecotypes and pollinators: Insights into the evolution of sexually deceptive orchids

Phillips, R. D., Bohman, B., Anthony, J., Krauss, S., Dixon, K. & Peakall, R. 3 Apr 2015 In : Journal of Evolutionary Biology. 28, 3, p. 601-612 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

ecotype
Orchidaceae
pollinator
ecotypes
pollinators
8 Citations

Pollinator rarity as a threat to a plant with a specialized pollination system

Phillips, R. D., Peakall, R. J., Retter, B. A., Montgomery, K., Menz, M. H., Davis, B. J., Hayes, C., Brown, G. R., Swarts, N. & Dixon, K. W. 14 Oct 2015 In : Botanical Journal of the Linnean Society. 179, 3, p. 511-525 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

rarity
Caladenia
pollinator
pollination
pollinators
2014
34 Citations

Caught in the act: pollination of sexually deceptive trap-flowers by fungus gnats in Pterostylis (Orchidaceae)

Phillips, R., Scaccabarozzi, D., Retter, B., Hayes, C., Brown, G. R., Dixon, K. & Peakall, R. Mar 2014 In : Annals of Botany. 113, 4, p. 629-641

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Pterostylis
fungus gnats
Orchidaceae
pollination
traps
5 Citations
guild
pollinator
pollinators
fecundity
population size
17 Citations

Congruent species delineation of Tulasnella using multiple loci and methods

Linde, C. C., Phillips, R. D., Crisp, M. D. & Peakall, R. 2014 In : New Phytologist. 201, 1, p. 6-12

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
46 Citations

Discovery of pyrazines as pollinator sex pheromones and orchid semiochemicals: Implications for the evolution of sexual deception

Bohman, B., Phillips, R. D., Menz, M. H. M., Berntsson, B. W., Flematti, G., Barrow, R. A., Dixon, K. & Peakall, R. Aug 2014 In : New Phytologist. 203, 3, p. 939-952

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Pyrazines
Sex Attractants
pyrazines
semiochemicals
Pheromones
35 Citations

Specialized ecological interactions and plant species rarity: The role of pollinators and mycorrhizal fungi across multiple spatial scales

Phillips, R. D., Peakall, R., Hutchinson, M. F., Linde, C. C., Xu, T., Dixon, K. & Hopper, S. Jan 2014 In : Biological Conservation. 169, p. 285-295 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

rarity
pollinator
pollinators
mycorrhizal fungi
rare species

The Beguiling And The Warty - Pollination Of Kwongan Orchids

Phillips, R., Peakall, R. & Dixon, K. 2014 Plant Life on the Sandplains in Southwest Australia A Global Biodiversity Hotspot. Lambers, H. (ed.). 1 ed. Australia: UWA Publishing, p. 181 - 193

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

2013
20 Citations

Convergent specialization - the sharing of pollinators by sympatric genera of sexually deceptive orchids

Phillips, R. D., Xu, T., Hutchinson, M. F., Dixon, K. & Peakall, R. 2013 In : Journal of Ecology. 101, 3, p. 826-835

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Orchidaceae
pollinator
pollinators
pollination
floral trait
12 Citations
Open Access
2012
25 Citations

Discovery of tetrasubstituted pyrazines as semiochemicals in a sexually deceptive orchid

Bohman, B., Jeffares, L., Flematti, G., Byrne, L., Skelton, B., Phillips, R., Dixon, K., Peakall, R. & Barrow, R. A. 2012 In : Journal of Natural Products. 75, p. 1589-1594

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

50 Citations

Low population genetic differentiation in the Orchidaceae: Implications for the diversification of the family

Phillips, R., Dixon, K. & Peakall, R. 2012 In : Molecular Ecology. 21, p. 5208 - 5220

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

11 Citations

Metabolic rate, evaporative water loss and field activity in response to temperature in an ichneumonid wasp

Tomlinson, S. & Phillips, R. 2012 In : Journal of Zoology. 287, p. 81-90

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

33 Citations

The discovery of 2-hydroxymethyl-3-(3-methylbutyl)-5-methylpyrazine: A semiochemical in orchid pollination

Bohman, B., Jeffares, L., Flematti, G., Phillips, R., Dixon, K., Peakall, R. & Barrow, R. A. 2012 In : Organic Letters. 14, p. 2576=2578

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2011
59 Citations

Do mycorrhizal symbioses cause rarity in orchids?

Phillips, R., Barrett, M. D., Dixon, K. & Hopper, S. 2011 In : Journal of Ecology. 99, p. 858-869

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

43 Citations
122 Citations

Reconnecting plants and pollinators: Challenges in the restoration of pollination mutualisms

Menz, M. H. M., Phillips, R., Winfree, R., Kremen, C., Aizen, M. A., Johnson, S. D. & Dixon, K. 2011 In : Trends in Plant Science. 16, p. 4-12

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2010
2 Citations
File
Orchidaceae
pollinators
baiting
germination
habitat fragmentation
1 Citations

OPTIMAL AND ANTI-PREDATOR FORAGING IN THE SAND BUBBLER CRAB SCOPIMERA INFLATA (DECAPODA: OCYPODIDAE)

Evans, S. M., Prince, J., Foster-Smith, J., Drew, E. & Phillips, R. D. 2010 In : Journal of Crustacean Biology. 30, p. 194-199

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2009
15 Citations

Biogeography of Caladenia (Orchidaceae), with special reference to the South-west Australian Floristic Region

Phillips, R. D., Backhouse, G., Brown, A. P. & Hopper, S. 2009 In : Australian Journal of Botany. 57, 4, p. 259-275

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Caladenia
Orchidaceae
biogeography
floristics
rarity
14 Citations
Western Australia
genetic structure
lowlands
freshwater fish
dry season
54 Citations
Caladenia
fruit set
Orchidaceae
pollinator
pollination
Pollination
Biodiversity
Birds
Ecology
Climate change
12 Citations
woodlands
woodland
species richness
species diversity
habitat
2007

Ecology of the honey possum, Tarsipes Rostratus, in Scott National Park, Western Australia

Bradshaw, D., Phillips, R. D., Tomlinson, S., Holley, R. J., Jennings, S. A. & Bradshaw, F. 2007 In : Australian Mammalogy. 29, 1, p. 25-38

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

honey
Banksia
Western Australia
national parks
national park