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Investigating Predator-Prey Interactions

In a mixed culture, how does the population of Didinium affect the population of Paramecium – and vice versa? Predator-prey cycles can be modeled using the Biota simulation. How do variables such as the presence of a refuge or the availability of food perturb the population cycles?

  • study the effects that the presence of a refuge from predators has on a model microbial population

Topic(s): Ecology

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Biota Application
Install Info-Biota(PredPrey.pdf
Predator-Prey Interactions.pdf



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