Bulletin of Mathematical Biology

, Volume 39, Issue 4, pp 479–485 | Cite as

The struggle for life—V. One species living in a limited environment

  • Aldo Rescigno


The general properties of the equations describing a single species living in a limited environment in the presence of its own pollutant are discussed.


Singular Point Negative Real Part Limited Environment Stable Node Ecological Situation 


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© Society for Mathematical Biology 1977

Authors and Affiliations

  • Aldo Rescigno
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  1. 1.Laboratory of Theoretical BiologyNational Cancer InstituteBethesdaU.S.A.

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