The stabilizing role of cannibalism in a predator-prey system
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- Kohlmeier, C. & Ebenhöh, W. Bltn Mathcal Biology (1995) 57: 401. doi:10.1007/BF02460632
Cannibalism can have a stabilizing effect in a predator-prey system. Contrary to the intuitive expectation cannibalism of the predator leads to an increase of the standing stocks of both, prey and predator.