Ardea herodias (Great blue heron):  

Predictions & Data for this entry

Model:  std  

MRE = 0.099
SMSE = 0.127

Zero-variate data
ab 27 26.82 (0.006585)dage at birthAnAge
tx 55 54.77 (0.004144)dtime since birth at fledgingWiki
tR669 488.8 (0.2693)dtime since birth at 1st broodAnAge
am8943 8750 (0.02157)dlife spanAnAge
Wwb 54 53.11 (0.0165)gwet weight at birthBennWhit1995
WwR2180 2339 (0.07282)gwet weight at 1st broodBennWhit1995
Wwi2180 2339 (0.07282)gultimate wet weight for femalesBennWhit1995
Wwim2485 2657 (0.06907)gultimate wet weight for malesBennWhit1995
Ri0.02192 0.02202 (0.0048)#/dmaximum reprod rateAnAge
Uni-variate data
DatasetFigure(RE)Independent variableDependent variableReference
tW_f see Fig. 1 (0.05049)time since birthwet weightBennWhit1995
tW_m see Fig. 1 (0.05302)time since birthwet weightBennWhit1995
tpA see Fig. 2 (0.5514)time since birthenergy intakeBennWhit1995
Pseudo-data at Tref
DataGeneralised animalArdea herodiasUnitDescription
v 0.02 0.18cm/denergy conductance
kap 0.8 0.9887-allocation fraction to soma
kap_R 0.95 0.95-reproduction efficiency
p_M 18 3810J/^3vol-spec som maint
k_J 0.002 0.0021/dmaturity maint rate coefficient
kap_G 0.8 0.7985-growth efficiency
s_H 0.002175 0.0005595-maturity ratio
t_0 0 22.27dtime at start development


  • Males are assumed to differ from females by {p_Am} only


Bibtex files with references for this entry

Bas Kooijman, 2017/11/29

accepted: 2017/11/29

refer to this entry as: AmP Ardea herodias version 2017/11/29