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These data are listed in, D. R. Brillinger, J. Guckenheimer, P. Guttorp and G. Oster. "Empirical modelling of population time series data: the case of age and density dependent vital rates". Lectures on Mathematics in t he Life Sciences, Vol. 13, 65-90. American Math. Soc. (1980)
See also, G. Oster, "Predicting populations", Amer. Zool. 21, 831-844 (1981)
A rough copy of the 1980 paper
The experiment is described in
Nicholson, A. J. (1957) The self-adjustment of populations to change. Cold Spring Harbor Symposium on Quantitative Biology 223, 153-173.
but the plot in Figure 8 goes off scale. The values provided were obtained following a trip by DRB to CSIRO in 1977.