Scapholeberis mucronata (Waterflea):  

Predictions & Data for this entry

Model:  std  

COMPLETE = 2.7
MRE = 0.136
SMSE = 0.144

Zero-variate data
DataObservedPredicted(RE)UnitDescriptionReference
Wdi 21 20.63 (0.01739)mugultimate dry weightLemkBenk2003
Uni-variate data
DatasetFigure(RE)Independent variableDependent variableReference
tL_10 see Fig. 1 (0.05891)time since birthlengthLemkBenk2003
tL_15 see Fig. 1 (0.02266)time since birthlengthLemkBenk2003
tL_20 see Fig. 1 (0.04535)time since birthlengthLemkBenk2003
tL_25 see Fig. 1 (0.08147)time since birthlengthLemkBenk2003
Ttp see Fig. 2 (0.163)temperaturetime since birth at pubertyLemkBenk2003
tN_10 see Fig. 3 (0.2732)time since birthcumulative # of eggsLemkBenk2003
tN_15 see Fig. 3 (0.272)time since birthcumulative # of eggsLemkBenk2003
tN_20 see Fig. 3 (0.3022)time since birthcumulative # of eggsLemkBenk2003
tN_25 see Fig. 3 (0.2378)time since birthcumulative # of eggsLemkBenk2003
tS_10 see Fig. 4 (0.01831)time since birthsurviving fractionLemkBenk2003
tS_15 see Fig. 4 (0.03661)time since birthsurviving fractionLemkBenk2003
tS_20 see Fig. 4 (0.1763)time since birthsurviving fractionLemkBenk2003
tS_25 see Fig. 4 (0.1995)time since birthsurviving fractionLemkBenk2003
Pseudo-data at Tref
DataGeneralised animalScapholeberis mucronataUnitDescription
v 0.02 0.0365cm/denergy conductance
kap 0.8 0.905-allocation fraction to soma
kap_R 0.95 0.95-reproduction efficiency
p_M 18 1400J/d.cm^3vol-spec som maint
k_J 0.002 0.0021/dmaturity maint rate coefficient
kap_G 0.8 0.8057-growth efficiency

Facts

  • dry weight: ln (W in mug) = 3.281 + 1.420 * ln (L in mm) (ref: LemkBenk2003)

Discussion

  • Bad fit of Wdi is ignored, in favour of a typical value for del_M, on the basis of W propto L^1.4, which seems unrealistic
  • tN data has been adusted such that they are monotoneous

Bibliography

  • Wiki
  • Kooy2010
  • LemkBenk2003

Bibtex files with references for this entry


Bas Kooijman, 2012/01/04 (last modified by Bas Kooijman 2016/10/15)

accepted: 2016/02/09

refer to this entry as: AmP Scapholeberis mucronata version 2016/02/09 bio.vu.nl/thb/deb/deblab/add_my_pet/