Aquila chrysaetos (Golden eagle):  

Predictions & Data for this entry

Model:  std  

MRE = 0.121
SMSE = 0.104

Zero-variate data
ab 44 33.48 (0.239)dage at birthCramSimm1980
tx67.5 66.2 (0.01924)dtime since birth at fledgingCramSimm1980
tR1460 597.9 (0.5905)dtime since birth at 1st broodCramSimm1980
am1.752e+04 1.742e+04 (0.005488)dlife spanSumn1929
Li81.5 93.7 (0.1497)cmultimate total lengthCramSimm1980
Wwb105 125.3 (0.1933)gwet weight at birthSumn1929
WwR4230 5032 (0.1896)gwet weight at 1st broodCramSimm1980
Wwi4230 5032 (0.1896)gultimate wet weightCramSimm1980
Ri0.006479 0.0065 (0.003243)#/dmaximum reprod rateCramSimm1980
Uni-variate data
DatasetFigure(RE)Independent variableDependent variableReference
tW see Fig. 1 (0.09875)time since birthwet weightColl1986
Pseudo-data at Tref
DataGeneralised animalAquila chrysaetosUnitDescription
v 0.02 0.0806cm/denergy conductance
kap 0.8 0.98-allocation fraction to soma
kap_R 0.95 0.95-reproduction efficiency
p_M 18 3155J/^3vol-spec som maint
k_J 0.002 0.0021/dmaturity maint rate coefficient
kap_G 0.8 0.8121-growth efficiency


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  • [AEF]
  • [Coll1986] M. W. Collopy. Food consumption and growth energetics of nestling golden eagles. Wilson Bulletin, 98:445--458, 1986.
  • [CramSimm1980] S. Cramp and K. E. L. Simmons. Hawks to bustards. In Handbook of the Birds of Europe, the Middle East and North Africa, The Birds of the Western Palearctic, volume II. Oxford University Press, Oxford, 1977.
  • [Kooy2010] S.A.L.M. Kooijman. Dynamic Energy Budget theory for metabolic organisation. Cambridge Univ. Press, Cambridge, 2010.
  • [RudePowe1978] S. Rudeen and L. R. Powers. Body temperature of a nestling golden eagle. Condor, 80:447--449, 1978.
  • [StinByrd1976] C. H. Stinson, M. A. Byrd, and G. Bean. Osprey incubation temperatures: studies with a telemetering egg. Raptor Research, 10:90--91, 1976.
  • [Sumn1929] E. L. Sumner Jr. Notes on the growth and behavior of young golden eagles. Auk, 46:161--169, 1929.

Bibtex files with references for this entry

Carlos MGL Teixeira, 2011/10/01 (last modified by Bas Kooijman 2017/09/11)

accepted: 2016/11/25

refer to this entry as: AmP Aquila chrysaetos version 2016/11/25