Mamenchisaurus spec (Mamenchisaurus):  

Predictions & Data for this entry

Model:  std  

MRE = 0.017
SMSE = 0.027

Zero-variate data
tp7300 7319 (0.002586)dtime since birth at pubertyGrieKlei2013
am3.65e+04 3.649e+04 (0.0003266)dlife spanlearning
Wwb1e+04 9999 (8.658e-05)gwet weight at birthlearning
Wwi3e+07 3.054e+07 (0.01817)gultimate wet weightGrieKlei2013
Ri0.08219 0.08229 (0.001175)#/dmaximum reprod ratewild guess
Uni-variate data
DatasetFigure(RE)Independent variableDependent variableReference
tW see Fig. 1 (0.07811)time since birthwet weightGrieKlei2013
Pseudo-data at Tref
DataGeneralised animalMamenchisaurus specUnitDescription
v 0.02 0.02004cm/denergy conductance
kap 0.8 0.8997-allocation fraction to soma
kap_R 0.95 0.95-reproduction efficiency
p_M 18 18.04J/^3vol-spec som maint
k_J 0.002 0.0021/dmaturity maint rate coefficient
kap_G 0.8 0.8-growth efficiency


  • Extinct, lived 160 till 145 Ma ago (ref: Wiki)


  • Several data are very speculative, such as T, Wwb, Ri
  • Neonate growth is possibly retarted by lower body temperature


Bibtex files with references for this entry

Bas Kooijman, 2016/10/29

accepted: 2016/10/30

refer to this entry as: AmP Mamenchisaurus spec version 2016/10/30