Trichechus inunguis (Amazon manatee):  

Predictions & Data for this entry

Model:  stx  

MRE = 0.047
SMSE = 0.067

Zero-variate data
tg396.5 398.6 (0.005275)dgestation timeWiki
tx365 365.6 (0.001614)dtime since birth at weaningseaworld
tp1460 1491 (0.02142)dtime since birth at pubertyWiki
am2.19e+04 2.195e+04 (0.002374)dlife spanVergPare2010
Lb 90 92.88 (0.03199)cmtotal length at birthseaworld
Li290 302.2 (0.04193)cmultimate total length for femalesVergPare2010
Lim282 263.2 (0.06661)cmultimate total length for malesVergPare2010
Wwb1.25e+04 1.261e+04 (0.008445)gwet weight at birthspec_id
Wwi4.5e+05 4.34e+05 (0.03551)gultimate wet weightVergPare2010
Ri0.00137 0.001387 (0.0126)#/dmaximum reprod rateseaworld
Uni-variate data
DatasetFigure(RE)Independent variableDependent variableReference
tW_f see Fig. 1 (0.1809)time since birthwet weightVergPare2010
tW_m see Fig. 1 (0.1584)time since birthwet weightVergPare2010
Pseudo-data at Tref
DataGeneralised animalTrichechus inunguisUnitDescription
v 0.02 0.03285cm/denergy conductance
kap 0.8 0.9589-allocation fraction to soma
kap_R 0.95 0.955-reproduction efficiency
p_M 18 27.16J/^3vol-spec som maint
k_J 0.002 0.0021/dmaturity maint rate coefficient
kap_G 0.8 0.8007-growth efficiency
t_0 0 125.5dtime at start development


  • constant replacement of molar teeth, unique among mammals (ref: Wiki)


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


Bibtex files with references for this entry

Bas Kooijman, 2012/09/01 (last modified by Bas Kooijman 2016/11/14)

accepted: 2016/11/14

refer to this entry as: AmP Trichechus inunguis version 2016/11/14