Predictions & Data for this entry

Model: std climate: Cwc migrate: TT phylum:
COMPLETE = 1.5 ecozone: THn food: biCii class:
MRE = 0.090 habitat: 0iFl gender: Dg order:
SMSE = 0.089 embryo: Fc reprod: O family:

Zero-variate data
ab 12 12.22 (0.01868)dage at birthADW
tp548 662.2 (0.2083)dtime since birth at pubertyAnAge
am6205 6205 (1.264e-05)dlife spanAnAge
Lb 1 1.131 (0.1313)cmSVL at birthaxolotl
Lp 18 13.72 (0.2379)cmSVL at puberty for malesaxolotl
Li 30 34.37 (0.1456)cmultimate total lengthWiki
Wwb0.0042 0.004032 (0.03997)gwet weight at birthaxolotl
Wwi110 113 (0.02757)gultimate wet weight for femalesEoL
Ri2.74 2.744 (0.001459)#/dreprod rate at 25.3 gaxolotl
Pseudo-data at Tref
DataGeneralised animalAmbystoma mexicanumUnitDescription
v 0.02 0.07027cm/denergy conductance
kap 0.8 0.8397-allocation fraction to soma
kap_R 0.95 0.95-reproduction efficiency
p_M 18 25.35J/^3vol-spec som maint
k_J 0.002 0.0021/dmaturity maint rate coefficient
kap_G 0.8 0.8061-growth efficiency


  • Only native to lakes Xochimilco and Chalco in central Mexico (elevation: ~ 2,274 m) (ref: Wiki)
  • Temperature never above 20 C, falls to 6 till 7 in winter (ref: Wiki)
  • Axolotls exhibit neoteny (ref: Wiki)
  • Females mature 2 month later than males (ref: axolotl)


Bibtex file with references for this entry

Bas Kooijman, 2017/10/17

accepted: 2017/10/17

refer to this entry as: AmP Ambystoma mexicanum version 2017/10/17