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Complex dynamics of Holling type II Lotka–Volterra predator–prey system with impulsive perturbations on the predator. (English) Zbl 1085.34529
The authors consider the so called Holling-type II predator-prey model with logistic term, subjected to an impulsive periodic perturbation that corresponds to punctuated predator in-migration. In the first part of the paper, the authors give conditions for the existence of bounded nontrivial soutions of the perturbed system. In the second part of the paper, a numerical exploration of the system is given, with the forcing amplitude as a parameter. The bifurcation diagram exhibits complex dynamical behaviour characteristic for periodically forced nonlinear oscillators.
Reviewer: Ana Nunes (Lisboa)

34C60 Qualitative investigation and simulation of ordinary differential equation models
34C15 Nonlinear oscillations and coupled oscillators for ordinary differential equations
37N25 Dynamical systems in biology
34A37 Ordinary differential equations with impulses
34C23 Bifurcation theory for ordinary differential equations
34C28 Complex behavior and chaotic systems of ordinary differential equations
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