Smeringurus mesaensis (Desert sand scorpion):  

Predictions & Data for this entry

Model:  abj  

MRE = 0.101
SMSE = 0.120

Zero-variate data
ab365 361.4 (0.009734)dage at birthPoli1990
tp655.8 714.6 (0.08975)dtime since birth at pubertyPoli1990
am2135 2162 (0.01259)dlife spanPoli1990
Lb1.6 1.338 (0.1636)cmtotal length at birthPoli1990
Lp6.3 6.202 (0.0156)cmtotal length at pubertyPoli1990
Li6.9 7.595 (0.1007)cmultimate total lengthPoli1990
Wwb0.013 0.01466 (0.1275)gwet weight at birthPoli1990
Wwp1.6 1.459 (0.08832)gwet weight at pubertyPoli1990
Wwi2.2 2.679 (0.2176)gultimate wet weightPoli1990
Ri0.06301 0.05863 (0.06963)#/dmaximum reprod ratePoli1990
Uni-variate data
DatasetFigure(RE)Independent variableDependent variableReference
tL_f see Fig. 1 (0.07455)time since birthlengthPoli1990
tW_f see Fig. 2 (0.1977)time since birthwet weightPoli1990
tL_m see Fig. 1 (0.08316)time since birthlengthPoli1990
tW_m see Fig. 2 (0.1574)time since birthwet weightPoli1990
Pseudo-data at Tref
DataGeneralised animalSmeringurus mesaensisUnitDescription
v 0.02 0.0411cm/denergy conductance
kap 0.8 0.9436-allocation fraction to soma
kap_R 0.95 0.95-reproduction efficiency
p_M 18 29.45J/^3vol-spec som maint
k_J 0.002 0.0021/dmaturity maint rate coefficient
kap_G 0.8 0.8059-growth efficiency


  • Males are asummed to differ from females by {p_Am} only


  • revsys
  • Kooy2010
  • Poli1990

Bibtex files with references for this entry

Bas Kooijman, 2012/12/18 (last modified by Bas Kooijman 2016/01/08)

accepted: 2016/04/11

refer to this entry as: AmP Smeringurus mesaensis version 2016/04/11