Meri Lisi and Silvia Totaro
Study of a mathematical model of a marine invertebrates population
Received: 16 July 2012
Accepted in revised form: 9 January 2013
Mathematics Subject Classification (2010): 92D25, 47D06, 47B65.
Keywords: Age-structured population dynamics, semigroup theory, affine semigroup, mild solution.
Abstract: The model we study deals with a structured population of marine invertebrates whose life stage is composed of adults and pelagic larvae such as barnacles contained in a local habitat. We prove existence and uniqueness of a continuous positive global mild solution and we give an estimate of the solution.