Ovibos moschatus (Muskox):  

Predictions & Data for this entry

Model:  stx  

MRE = 0.076
SMSE = 0.068

Zero-variate data
tg258 256.4 (0.006255)dgestation timeAnAge
tx140 166.9 (0.1923)dtime since birth at weaningPeltBarb2003
tp1096 1212 (0.1054)dtime since birth at puberty for femaleAnAge
tpm1278 1247 (0.024)dtime since birth at puberty for maleAnAge
am9016 9557 (0.06011)dlife spanAnAge
Wwb1.146e+04 1.296e+04 (0.1308)gwet weight at birthAnAge
Wwx4.9e+04 4.029e+04 (0.1777)gwet weight at weaning femalePeltBarb2003
Wwxm5.4e+04 5.249e+04 (0.02802)gwet weight at weaning malePeltBarb2003
Wwi2.1e+05 2.224e+05 (0.05909)gultimate wet weight femalesWiki
Wwim3e+05 2.92e+05 (0.02654)gultimate wet weight malesWiki
Ri0.002192 0.00225 (0.02661)#/dmaximum reprod rate AnAge
Uni-variate data
DatasetFigure(RE)Independent variableDependent variableReference
tW_f see Fig. 1 (0.06569)time since birthtotal weightPeltBarb2003
tW_m see Fig. 1 (0.07502)time since birthtotal weightPeltBarb2003
tW see Fig. 2 (0.08753)time since birthtotal weightKnotBarb2005
Pseudo-data at Tref
DataGeneralised animalOvibos moschatusUnitDescription
v 0.02 0.1396cm/denergy conductance
kap 0.8 0.8273-allocation fraction to soma
kap_R 0.95 0.95-reproduction efficiency
p_M 18 18.4J/d.cm^3vol-spec som maint
k_J 0.002 0.00087831/dmaturity maint rate coefficient
kap_G 0.8 0.8003-growth efficiency
t_0 0 18.25dtime at start development
k 0.3 0.3743-maintenance ratio


  • Slow foetal development is assumend
  • Males are assumend to differ from females by {p_Am} only


  • The creation of this entry was supported by the Norwegian Science Council (NFR 255295)


  • Wiki
  • Kooy2010
  • PeltBarb2003
  • AnAge
  • ADW
  • KnotBarb2005

Bibtex files with references for this entry

Bas Kooijman, Starrlight Augustine, 2016/12/29 (last modified by Bas Kooijman 2017/11/20)

accepted: 2017/11/20

refer to this entry as: AmP Ovibos moschatus version 2017/11/20 bio.vu.nl/thb/deb/deblab/add_my_pet/