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Table 1 Parameters of the model

From: Male-killing endosymbionts: influence of environmental conditions on persistence of host metapopulation

Parameter Description Ranges tested
model analysis
K Carrying capacity local populations 100
I Initial infection rates 0, 0.1
λ mean offspring number 4
σ standard deviation in mean offspring number; reflects environmental stochasticity 0, 0.5,...,4.5
μ dispersal mortality 0.1, 0.15...,0.45
Sensitivity analysis
K Carrying capacity 10, 250, 500
I Initial infection rates 0.001, 0.01, 0.02, 0.50, 0.80