Carrington, CMS, Edwards, RD, Krupnick, GA (2018) Assessment of the Distribution of Seed Plants Endemic to the Lesser Antilles in Terms of Habitat, Elevation, and Conservation Status. Caribbean Naturalist (Special Issue No. 2): 30-47.
Edwards, RD Cantley, JT, Chau, MM, Keeley, SC, & Funk, VA (2018) Biogeography and relationships within the Melanthera alliance: A pan-tropical lineage (Compositae: Heliantheae: Ecliptinae). Taxon 67(3): 552-564.
Funk, VA, Edwards, RD, & Keeley, SC (2018) The Problem With(out) Vouchers. Taxon 67(1): 3-5.
Lin, Y-P, Edwards, RD, Kondo, T, Semple, TL, & Cook, LG (2017) Species delimitation in asexual insects of economic importance: The case of black scale (Parasaissetia nigra), a cosmopolitan parthenogenetic pest scale insect PLOSONE May 1.
Edwards, RD, Crisp, MD, Cook, DH & Cook, LG (2017) Congruent biogeographical disjunctions at a continent-wide scale: Quantifying and clarifying the role of biogeographic barriers in the Australian tropics. PLOSONE April 4, 2017.
Craven, L, Edwards, RD, & Cowley, K (2014) New combinations and names in Melaleuca (Myrtaceae). Taxon 63(3): 663-670.
Edwards, RD, Crisp, MD, & Cook, LG (2013) Niche differentiation and spatial partitioning in the evolution of two Australian monsoon tropical tree species. Journal of Biogeography 40(3): 559-569.
de Villemereuil, P, Wells, JA, Edwards, RD, & Blomberg, SP (2012). Bayesian models for comparative analysis integrating phylogenetic uncertainty. BMC Evolution 12(102).
Cook, LG, Edwards, RD, Crisp, MD, Hardy, NB (2010) Need morphology always be required for new species descriptions? Invertebrate Systematics 24(3): 322–326.
Edwards, RD, Craven, LA, Crisp, MD, Cook, LG (2010) Melaleuca revisited: cpDNA and morphological data confirm that Melaleuca L. (Myrtaceae) is not monophyletic. Taxon 59(3) 744-754.
Cook LG, Morris, DC, Edwards, RD, Crisp, MD (2008) Reticulate evolution in the natural range of the invasive wetland tree species Melaleuca quinquenervia. Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution 47(2): 506-522.
Greenslade, P, Stevens, MI, Edwards, RD (2007) Invasion of two exotic terrestrial flatworms to subantarctic Macquarie Island. Journal of Polar Biology 30(8): 961-967.