Onthophagus taurus (Bull headed dung beetle):  

Predictions & Data for this entry

Model:  hex  

COMPLETE = 3.0
MRE = 0.093
SMSE = 0.110

Zero-variate data
DataObservedPredicted(RE)UnitDescriptionReference
ab 25 21.32 (0.1471)dage at birthFloaWats2012
tj 33 29.06 (0.1194)dtime since birth at pupationHuntSimm2002
am 15 14.97 (0.001889)dlife span of imagoHuntSimm2002
t1 5 4.625 (0.07492)dduration of instar 1 for O. binodisMack2015
t2 10 10.43 (0.04331)dduration of instar 2 for O. binodisMack2015
t3 10 9.773 (0.02268)dduration of instar 3 for O. binodisMack2015
t4 8 8.122 (0.01529)dduration of instar 4 for O. binodisMack2015
L10.246 0.1987 (0.1924)cmmaximum length head capsule of instar 1 for O. binodisMack2015
L20.263 0.2393 (0.09021)cmmaximum length head capsule of instar 2 for O. binodisMack2015
L30.367 0.364 (0.008208)cmmaximum length head capsule of instnr 3 for O. binodisMack2015
L40.491 0.5392 (0.09818)cmmaximum length head capsule of instar 4 for O. binodisMack2015
Ww10.0737 0.07455 (0.01156)gmaximum wet weight of instar 1 for O. binodisMack2015
Ww20.11 0.1352 (0.2292)gmaximum wet weight of instar 2 for O. binodisMack2015
Ww30.518 0.4931 (0.04802)gmaximum wet weight of instar 3 for O. binodisMack2015
Ww41.512 1.574 (0.04071)gmaximum wet weight of instar 4 for O. binodisMack2015
Wwe0.0611 1.697 (26.78)gmaximum wet weight of imagoMacaBeck2015
Ni 26 25.75 (0.009434)#life time reprod outputHuntSimm2002
Uni-variate data
DatasetFigure(RE)Independent variableDependent variableReference
tW see Fig. 1 (0.2589)time since birthwet weightMack2015
LW see Fig. 2 (0.2561)head capsule length of larvawet weightMack2015
Pseudo-data at Tref
DataGeneralised animalOnthophagus taurusUnitDescription
v 0.02 0.01014cm/denergy conductance
kap 0.8 0.5614-allocation fraction to soma
kap_R 0.95 0.95-reproduction efficiency
p_M 18 419.4J/d.cm^3vol-spec som maint
k_J 0.002 0.0021/dmaturity maint rate coefficient
kap_G 0.8 0.8002-growth efficiency

Facts

  • One egg per dung ball (ref: HuntSimm2002)

Discussion

  • The weight on Wwe is set to zero, since it seems way too small

Bibliography

  • Wiki
  • Kooy2010
  • FloaWats2012
  • MacaBeck2015
  • Mack2015
  • HuntSimm2002

Bibtex files with references for this entry


Nigel Andrew, 2017/05/27

accepted: 2017/06/21

refer to this entry as: AmP Onthophagus taurus version 2017/06/21 bio.vu.nl/thb/deb/deblab/add_my_pet/