Assoc. Prof. Dr. Rosli Ramli

University of Malaya (UM)


  • Biodiversity
  • Digital Sequence Information (DSI)
  • Protected Areas
  • Marine & Coastal


  • Mammals (Ecology)
  • Birds


  • Peninsular Malaysia
  • World

Educational Background

  • 1993 - 1996
    PhD in Ornithology, University of Glasgow, Scotland
  • 1988 - 1992
    Bachelor in Zoology, UNIVERSITY OF MALAYA (UM)

Working Experience

  • 2015 - 2016
    Institute of Biological Sciences, Faculty of Science
  • 2007 - 2008
    Cheif Auditor
    University of Malaya


  • 2016
    Malaysian Nature Society
  • 2016
    Oriental Bird Club
  • 2016
    Association for Tropical Biology and Conservation


  • 2016
    Innovation and Creativity EXPO 2010, University of Malaya


  • 2012 - 2015
  • 2011 - 2014
    Comparative Study on the Diversity of Understorey Birds Inhabiting Oil Palm Plantation and Adjacent Forests
  • 2009 - 2010
    Comparative Study of Birds Diversity of Logged Forest and Virgin Jungle Reserve of Two Selected Forest
  • 2009 - 2010
    Kajian Kesan Pembalakan Terhadap Kepelbagaian Spesies Burung Bagi Kawasan Yang Berbeza
  • 2009 - 2010
    Studies on the fauna Succession on Monkey Carrions Placed in Highland Area in Malaysia
  • 2008 - 2009
    Biodiverssity Informatics Study of Dugong in Seagrass Habitat
  • 2008 - 2009
    Characterisation of Diversity of Local Birds Central Nervous System (Pencirian Diversiti Sistem Saraf Pusat Burung Tempatan)
  • 2008 - 2009
    Study of Birds and Small Mammals Communities Inhabiting proposed Site for UM Marine Field Station at Bachok, Kelantan
  • 2008 - 2011
    Systematics and Biogeography of Shrews (Soricomorpha: Soricidae) in Peninsular Malaysia
  • 2007 - 2008
    Distribution and Population Status of Birds and Small Mammals Inhabiting Various Habitats in Peninsular Malaysia
  • 2006 - 2007
    Inventory study on small mammals and birds of Kenaboi Forest Reserve, Negri Sembilan, Malaysia
  • 2006 - 2009
    Study of ectoparasites infestation on avifauna of selected forests in Peninsular Malaysia
  • 2005 - 2007
    Biodiversity of Carey Island (Birds and small mammals)


  • 2015
    Shigehiko Uni, Masako Fukuda, Takeshi Agatsuma, Odile Bain, Yasushi Otsuka, Jun Nakatani, Makoto Matsubayashi, Masashi Harada, Hasmahzaiti Omar, Rosli Ramli, Rosli Hashim, Mohd Sofian Azirun,& Hiroyuki Takaoka. 2015. Onchocerca takaokai n. sp. (Nematoda: Filarioidea) in Japanesewild boars(Sus scrofa leucomystax): Description and molecular identification of intradermal females. Parasitology International 64:493-502 (ISI-Cited Publication)
  • 2014
    Zabed, H., Faruq, G., Sahu, J. N., Azirun, M. S., Hashim, R. and Boyce, A. N. (2014). Bioethanol production from fermentable sugar juice. Scientific World Journal. Volume 2014 (2014), Article ID 957102, 11 pages (ISI-Cited Publication)
  • 2014
    von Beeren, C., Lizon l'Allemand, S., Hashim, R. & Witte, V. 2014. Collective exploitation of a temporally unpredictable food source: mushroom harvesting by the ant Euprenolepis procera. Animal Behaviour. 89:71-77 (ISI/SCOPUS Cited Publication)
  • 2014
    H Takaoka, M Sofian-Azirun, Z Ya'Cob, R Hashim, Y Otsuka. 2014. A New Species of Simulium (Gomphostilbia) (Diptera: Simuliidae) from Malaysia, with Keys to 32 Species of the Simulium ceylonicum Species-Group, Journal of Medical Entomology 51 (3), 517-528. Entomological Society of America (ISI-Cited Publication)
  • 2014
    Chen, C.D.; Nazni, W.A.; Lee, H.L.; Hashim, R.; Abdullah; N.A.; Ramli, R.; Lau, K.W.; Heo, C.C.; Goh, T.G.; Izzul, A.A; and Sofian-Azirun, M. 2014. A preliminary report on ants (Hymenoptera: Formicidae) recovered from forensic entomological studies conducted in different ecological habitats in Malaysia. Tropical Biomedicine 31(2): 381 386. (ISI/SCOPUS Cited Publication)
  • 2014
    H Takaoka, M Sofian-Azirun, Z Ya cob, R Hashim. 2014. Two new species of Simulium (Gomphostilbia) (Diptera: Simuliidae) from Cameron s Highlands, Peninsular Malaysia, with keys to 21 species of the Simulium asakoae species-group. Zootaxa 3765 (1), 54 68 (ISI/SCOPUS Cited Publication)
  • 2014
    Seyedeh Belin Tavakoly Sany, Rosli Hashim, Majid Rezayi, Aishah Salleh,Mohammad Azizur Rahman, Omid Safari, & A. Sasekumar. 2014. Human health risk of polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons from consumption of blood cockle and exposure to contaminated sediments and water along the Klang Strait, Malaysia. Marine Pollution Buletin 84 268-279 (ISI-Cited Publication)
  • 2014
    JJ Wilson, KW Sing, MRA Halim, R Ramli, R Hashim, M Sofian-Azirun. 2014. Utility of DNA barcoding for rapid and accurate assessment of bat diversity in Malaysia in the absence of formally described species. Genet Mol Res 13, 920-925 (ISI-Cited Publication)
  • 2014
    Sany, Seyedeh Belin Tavakoly; Hashim, Rosli; Rezayi,Majid;Salleh, Aishah; & Safari, Omid. 2014. A review of strategies to monitor water and sediment quality for a sustainability assessment of marine environment. ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENCE AND POLLUTION RESEARCH 21(2):813-833 IF-2.618 (Q2) (ISI-Cited Publication)
  • 2014
    Tavakoly Sany SB, Hashim R, Salleh A, Rezayi M, Mehdinia A, et al. (2014) Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbons in Coastal Sediment of Klang Strait, Malaysia: Distribution Pattern, Risk Assessment and Sources. PLoS ONE 9(4): e94907. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0094907 (ISI-Cited Publication)
  • 2014
    Sany, Seyedeh Belin Tavakoly; Hashim, Rosli; Salleh, Aishah; Safari, Omid; Mehdinia, Ali; Rezayi, Majid.2014.Risk assessment of polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons in the West Port semi-enclosed basin (Malaysia). Environmental Earth Sciences. 71(10): 4319-4332 (ISI-Cited Publication)
  • 2014
    Brigitte Fiala, Meyer U, Hashim R,& Maschwitz U.2014. Temporary sterilization behavior of mutualistic partner ants in a Southeast Asian myrmecophyte. Ecol Res (2014) 29(5):815-822 (ISI-Cited Publication)
  • 2013
    Y Nakatani, T Komatsu, T Itino, U Shimizu-kaya, T Itioka, R Hashim, S Ueda. 2013. Tijdschrift voor Entomologie. 156. (SCOPUS-Cited Publication)
  • 2013
    Lim BL, Belabut, DM & Hashim R (2013). Ecological Study of the Malaysia Water Shrew Chimarrogale hantu (Harrison, 1958) with remark on "Ecological Labelling" by Parasite Patterns. The Raffles Bulletin of Zoology Supplement 29: 155-159 (ISI/SCOPUS Cited Publication)
  • 2013
    Rahman, M.M., P.J. Tan, G. Faruq, A.M. Sofian, H. Rosli and A.N. Boyce, 2013. Use of amaranth (Amaranthus paniculatus) and Indian mustard (Brassica juncea) for phytoextraction of lead and copper from contaminated soil. Int. J. Agric. Biol., 15: 903‒908 (ISI-Cited Publication)
  • 2013
    Reza Khani Jazani, Tehrani, G.M., & Hashim, R. 2013. TPH-PAH Contamination and Benthic Health in the Surface Sediments of Bandar-E-Imam Khomeini - Northwest Of the Persian Gulf. International Journal of Engineering Science and Innovative Technology (IJESIT). 2(6):213- 225 (Non-ISI/Non-SCOPUS Cited Publication)
  • 2013
    Tehrani, Ghazaleh Monazami; Hashim, Rosli; Sulaiman, A. Halim; et al. 2013.DISTRIBUTION OF TOTAL PETROLEUM HYDROCARBONS AND POLYCYCLIC AROMATIC HYDROCARBONS IN MUSA BAY SEDIMENTS (NORTHWEST OF THE PERSIAN GULF) Environment Protection Engineering 39(1): 115-128 (ISI-Cited Publication)
  • 2013
    Billen, Johan; Bauweleers, Eline; Hashim, Rosli; & Ito, Fuminori. 2013. Survey of the exocrine system in Protanilla wallacei (Hymenoptera, Formicidae). Arthropod Structure & Development 42(3):173-183 (ISI-Cited Publication)
  • 2013
    Baracchi, D; Mazza, G; Cini, A; Petrocelli, I; Bin Hashim, R; & Turillazzi, S (2013). Social biology opf Parischnogaster striatula (Hymenoptera: Stenogastrinae). Tropical Zoology. 26(3): 105-119 (ISI-Cited Publication)
  • 2013
    Takaoka, Hiroyuki; Sofian-Azirun, Mohd; Hashim, Rosli (2013) Description of a New Species of Simulium (Gomphostilbia) (Diptera: Simuliidae) From Cameron's Highlands, Peninsular Malaysia, With Keys to 18 Species of the Simulium asakoae Species-Group. Journal of Medical Entomology Volume: 50 Issue: 6 Pages: 1179- 1189 Published: 2013 Times Cited: 0 DOI: 10.1603/me13036 (ISI-Cited Publication)
  • 2013
    Hasmahzaiti Omar, Rosli Hashim, Subha Bhassu, Manuel Ruedi. 2013. Morphological and genetic relationships of the Crocidura monticola species complex (Soricidae: Crocidurinae) in Sundaland. Mammalian Biology 78:446 454. (ISI-Cited Publication)
  • 2012
    Schmieder, DA, Kingston, T,Hashim,& Siemers, BM 2012. Sensory constraints on prey detection performance in an ensemble of vespertilionid understorey rain forest bats. FUNCTIONAL ECOLOGY 26(5):1043-1053. DOI: 10.1111/j.1365-2435.2012.02024.x (ISI/SCOPUS Cited Publication)
  • 2012
    Takaoka, Hiroyuki; Sofian-Azirun, Mohd; Hashim, Rosli; Ya'cob, Zubaidah; Chen, Chee-Dhang (2012). Two New Species of Simulium (Gomphostilbia) (Diptera: Simuliidae) From Peninsular Malaysia. J. Med. Entomol. 49(4): 803-812. (ISI-Cited Publication)
  • 2012
    Christoph von Beeren, Rosli Hashim, Volker Witte (2012). The Social Integration of a Myrmecophilous Spider Does Not Depend Exclusively on Chemical Mimicry. Journal Of Chemical Ecology 38:262-271. (ISI-Cited Publication)
  • 2008
    Sivananthan Elagupillay, Siti Hawa Yatim, Abd Kadir Abu Hashim, Hasdi Hassan @ Asang, Lim Boo Liat, Rosli Hashim, Noorlidah Abdullah, Shukor Md. Nor & Rahmah Elias (2008) Biodiversity Resources and Conservation Status in Peninsular Malaysia. Department of Wildlife and National Parks, Malaysia
  • 2007
    Ramli, R., B. Daicus, R. Hashim (2007) A preliminary Checklist of birds at Lubuk Tapah Endau Rompin National Park, Johor, Malaysia in The Forest and Biodiversity of Selai Endau-Rompin. H. Mohamed & M Zakaria-Ismail (Eds) p 204-205. (Non-ISI/Non-SCOPUS Cited Publication)
  • 2007
    Khaironizam, M.Z., M. Sofian Azirun, R. Hashim and B. Daicus (2007) An annotated checklist of stick- and leaf- insect (Insecta: Phasmida) in south-western Endau Rompin National Park, Johor, Malaysia in The Forest and Biodiversity of Selai Endau-Rompin. H. Mohamed & M Zakaria-Ismail (Eds) p 149-152 (Non-ISI/Non-SCOPUS Cited Publication)
  • 2006
    Rosli Ramli, Rosli Hashim, Mohd Sofian-Azirun, and Y. Norma-Rashid. Birds of Carey Island, Institute of Biological Sciences and Golden Hope Plantations Berhad, Kuala Lumpur. 2006 (Non-ISI/Non-SCOPUS Cited Publication)


  • 07-03-2014
    Filarioids found in birds, bats, rodents and a treeshrew in Krau wild reaserve, Pahang, Malaysia (Oral)
    Association of Tropical Medicine and Parasitology


  • 2013 - 2014
    Consultancy Work for Biodiversity Inventory & Caves Geological Survey of Kanthan Hills, Project Leader, 2013-2014, Lafarge Malaysia Berhad
  • 2013 - 2015
    Kanthan Hills Biodiversity Inventory and Cave Geological Survey Study 2013, Project Leader, 2013-2015, Lafarge Malaysia Berhad
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