Lepus capensis (Cape hare):  

Predictions & Data for this entry

Model:  stx  

MRE = 0.017
SMSE = 0.019

Zero-variate data
tg 43 42.94 (0.001327)dgestation timeAnAge
tx 33 34.6 (0.04852)dtime since birth at weaningAnAge
tp228 229 (0.004542)dtime since birth at puberty for femaleAnAge
tpm175 174.8 (0.001012)dtime since birth at puberty for maleAnAge
am3249 3249 (8.262e-05)dlife spanAnAge
Wwb118.4 118 (0.003161)gwet weight at birthAnAge
Wwx943.3 895.9 (0.05021)gwet weight at weaningAnAge
Wwi2358 2448 (0.03802)gultimate wet weightAnAge
Ri0.02351 0.0236 (0.004142)#/dmaximum reprod rateAnAge
Pseudo-data at Tref
DataGeneralised animalLepus capensisUnitDescription
v 0.02 0.03963cm/denergy conductance
kap 0.8 0.8979-allocation fraction to soma
kap_R 0.95 0.95-reproduction efficiency
p_M 18 1.01e+04J/d.cm^3vol-spec som maint
k_J 0.002 0.0021/dmaturity maint rate coefficient
kap_G 0.8 0.7992-growth efficiency
t_0 0 27.45dtime at start development


  • Body temperature of Lepus_townsendii
  • Males are assumend to differ from females by E_Hp only
  • Due to milk being extremely nutritious in lagomorphs, the growth rate, and therefore [p_M], is probably over-estimated with this data


Bibtex files with references for this entry

Bas Kooijman, 2018/01/03

accepted: 2018/01/03

refer to this entry as: AmP Lepus capensis version 2018/01/03 bio.vu.nl/thb/deb/deblab/add_my_pet/