Cervus canadensis (Wapiti):  

Predictions & Data for this entry

Model:  stx  

MRE = 0.025
SMSE = 0.024

Zero-variate data
tg251 253.2 (0.008823)dgestation timeWiki
tx 61 60.89 (0.001722)dtime since birth at weaningWiki
am7300 7595 (0.04044)dlife spanWiki
Wwb1.55e+04 1.571e+04 (0.01363)gwet weight at birthWiki
Wwp2e+05 1.93e+05 (0.03518)gwet weight at pubertyWiki
Wwi2.33e+05 2.398e+05 (0.02929)gultimate wet weight femalesWiki
Wwim2.8e+05 2.722e+05 (0.02787)gultimate wet weight malesBend2011
Ri0.00274 0.002707 (0.01208)#/dmaximum reprod rate Wiki
Uni-variate data
DatasetFigure(RE)Independent variableDependent variableReference
tW_m see Fig. 1 (0.0568)time since birthwet weightBend2011
Pseudo-data at Tref
DataGeneralised animalCervus canadensisUnitDescription
v 0.02 0.172cm/denergy conductance
kap 0.8 0.8559-allocation fraction to soma
kap_R 0.95 0.95-reproduction efficiency
p_M 18 17.05J/d.cm^3vol-spec som maint
k_J 0.002 0.00068541/dmaturity maint rate coefficient
kap_G 0.8 0.7997-growth efficiency
k 0.3 0.3156-maintenance ratio


  • Slow foetal development is assumend
  • Males are assumend to differ from females by {p_Am} only
  • In view of low somatic maintenance, pseudodata k_J = 0.002 1/d is replaced by pseudodata k = 0.3


  • Wiki
  • Kooy2010
  • Bend2011

Bibtex files with references for this entry

Bas Kooijman, 2017/01/01 (last modified by Bas Kooijman 2017/11/13)

accepted: 2017/11/13

refer to this entry as: AmP Cervus canadensis version 2017/11/13 bio.vu.nl/thb/deb/deblab/add_my_pet/