Biological control does not imply paradox

Bo Deng, Shannon Jessie, Glenn Ledder, Alex Rand, Sarah Srodulski

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Abstract

Is the classical predator-prey theory inherently pathological? Defenders of the theory are losing ground in the debate. We will demonstrate that detractors' main argument is based on a faulty model, and that the conceptual and predictive bases of the theory are fundamentally sound.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)26-32
Number of pages7
JournalMathematical Biosciences
Volume208
Issue number1
DOIs
StatePublished - Jul 1 2007

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Keywords

  • Biological control
  • Holling Type II functional form
  • Intraspecific interference predator-prey model
  • Ratio-dependent predation

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Statistics and Probability
  • Modeling and Simulation
  • Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology(all)
  • Immunology and Microbiology(all)
  • Agricultural and Biological Sciences(all)
  • Applied Mathematics

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Deng, B., Jessie, S., Ledder, G., Rand, A., & Srodulski, S. (2007). Biological control does not imply paradox. Mathematical Biosciences, 208(1), 26-32. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.mbs.2005.03.002

Biological control does not imply paradox. / Deng, Bo; Jessie, Shannon; Ledder, Glenn; Rand, Alex; Srodulski, Sarah.

In: Mathematical Biosciences, Vol. 208, No. 1, 01.07.2007, p. 26-32.

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Deng, B, Jessie, S, Ledder, G, Rand, A & Srodulski, S 2007, 'Biological control does not imply paradox', Mathematical Biosciences, vol. 208, no. 1, pp. 26-32. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.mbs.2005.03.002
Deng, Bo ; Jessie, Shannon ; Ledder, Glenn ; Rand, Alex ; Srodulski, Sarah. / Biological control does not imply paradox. In: Mathematical Biosciences. 2007 ; Vol. 208, No. 1. pp. 26-32.
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