Sylvilagus floridanus (Eastern cottontail):  

Predictions & Data for this entry

Model:  stx  

MRE = 0.014
SMSE = 0.014

Zero-variate data
tg 30 30.19 (0.006298)dgestation timeAnAge
tx 24 23.21 (0.03301)dtime since birth at weaningAnAge
tp123 123.2 (0.001284)dtime since birth at pubertyAnAge
am3577 3576 (0.0001471)dlife spanAnAge
Wwb 40 39.58 (0.01053)gwet weight at birthAnAge
Wwx118.5 123.3 (0.04058)gwet weight at weaningAnAge
Wwi1150 1125 (0.02204)gultimate wet weightAnAge
Ri0.05342 0.05346 (0.0006326)#/dmaximum reprod rateAnAge
Pseudo-data at Tref
DataGeneralised animalSylvilagus floridanusUnitDescription
v 0.02 0.01425cm/denergy conductance
kap 0.8 0.8981-allocation fraction to soma
kap_R 0.95 0.95-reproduction efficiency
p_M 18 3052J/^3vol-spec som maint
k_J 0.002 0.0021/dmaturity maint rate coefficient
kap_G 0.8 0.8002-growth efficiency
t_0 0 0.726dtime at start development


  • Body temperature of Lepus timidus
  • Due to milk being extremely nutritious in lagomorphs, the growth rate, and therefore [p_M], is probably over-estimated with this data


Bibtex files with references for this entry

Bas Kooijman, 2018/01/03

accepted: 2018/01/03

refer to this entry as: AmP Sylvilagus floridanus version 2018/01/03