The Dynamics of Host-Parasitoid Interactions with Heterogeneity Host Density Dependence and Variable Sex Ratios

  • Michael P. Hassell
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Part of the Lecture Notes in Biomathematics book series (LNBM, volume 52)


Ever since the early work of Thompson (1924), Nicholson (1933) and Nicholson and Bailey (1935), there has been a tradition of modelling predator-prey interactions in discrete time that has run parallel with the considerable literature using differential equations following Lotka (1925) and Volterra (1926).


Functional Response Density Dependence Host Density Mutual Interference Host Rate 
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