Aphrastura spinicauda (Thorn-tailed rayadito):  

Predictions & Data for this entry

Model:  std  

MRE = 0.040
SMSE = 0.055

Zero-variate data
ab 14 13.99 (0.0004173)dage at birthMoreMeri2005
tx21.8 21.8 (1.246e-05)dtime since birth at fledgingMoreMeri2005
tR365 348 (0.04658)dtime since birth at 1st broodMoreMeri2005
am3650 3683 (0.009091)dlife spanguess
Wwb2.1 2.108 (0.003619)gwet weight at birthMoreMeri2005
Wwi 11 12.27 (0.1151)gultimate wet weightMoreMeri2005
Ri0.01685 0.01687 (0.001415)#/dmaximum reprod rateMoreMeri2005
Uni-variate data
DatasetFigure(RE)Independent variableDependent variableReference
tW see Fig. 1 (0.1398)time since birthwet weightMoreMeri2005
Pseudo-data at Tref
DataGeneralised animalAphrastura spinicaudaUnitDescription
v 0.02 0.4212cm/denergy conductance
kap 0.8 0.9158-allocation fraction to soma
kap_R 0.95 0.95-reproduction efficiency
p_M 18 800J/d.cm^3vol-spec som maint
k_J 0.002 0.0021/dmaturity maint rate coefficient
kap_G 0.8 0.8012-growth efficiency


  • [Wiki] http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Aphrastura_spinicauda.
  • [Kooy2010] S.A.L.M. Kooijman. Dynamic Energy Budget theory for metabolic organisation. Cambridge Univ. Press, Cambridge, 2010.
  • [MoreMeri2005] J. Moreno, S. Merino, R. A. Vasquez, and J. J. Armesto. Breeding biology of the thorn-tailed rayadito (Furnariidae) in south-temperate rainforests of Chile. The Condor, 107(1):69--77, 2005.

Bibtex files with references for this entry

Bas Kooijman, 2016/12/27

accepted: 2017/01/02

refer to this entry as: AmP Aphrastura spinicauda version 2017/01/02 bio.vu.nl/thb/deb/deblab/add_my_pet/