Predictions & Data for this entry

Model: std climate: Dfa, Dfb migrate: TT phylum:
COMPLETE = 2.5 ecozone: THp food: biCi class:
MRE = 0.083 habitat: 0jFp, jiTs, jiTf, jiFp gender: Dg order:
SMSE = 0.075 embryo: Fpf reprod: O family:

Zero-variate data
ab 7 7.381 (0.05446)dage at birthKinnKune2006
tj 70 78.21 (0.1173)dtime since birth at metamKinnKune2006
tp1095 921.6 (0.1584)dtime since metam at pubertyKinnKune2006
am7300 7332 (0.004331)dlife spanKinnKune2006
Lb0.7 0.8598 (0.2283)cmtotal length of tadpole at birthKinnKune2006
Ljb4.2 4.12 (0.01898)cmtotal length of tadpole at metamKinnKune2006
Lj1.5 1.354 (0.09741)cmSVL of frog at metamKinnKune2006
Lp 4 4.06 (0.01488)cmSVL at pubertyKinnKune2006
Li5.2 5.715 (0.09898)cmultimate SVLKinnKune2006
Wwb0.0017 0.001576 (0.0728)gwet weight at birthKinnKune2006
Wwj0.18 0.1735 (0.03638)gwet weight at metam KinnKune2006, Wiki
Wwp4.1 4.676 (0.1405)gwet weight at puberty KinnKune2006, Wiki
Wwi13.9 13.04 (0.06157)gultimate wet weightWiki
Ri2.74 2.727 (0.004778)#/dreprod rate at 4.5 cm SVLKinnKune2006
Uni-variate data
DatasetFigure(RE)Independent variableDependent variableReference
tL see Fig. 1 (0.1322)time since hatchtotal lengthKinnKune2006
Pseudo-data at Tref
DataGeneralised animalBombina bombinaUnitDescription
v 0.02 0.07202cm/denergy conductance
kap 0.8 0.8614-allocation fraction to soma
kap_R 0.95 0.95-reproduction efficiency
p_M 18 48.97J/^3vol-spec som maint
k_J 0.002 0.0021/dmaturity maint rate coefficient
kap_G 0.8 0.8024-growth efficiency


  • tadpoles are assumed to differ from frogs by del_M only
  • males are assumed to not differ from females


  • [Wiki]
  • [KinnKune2006] O. Kinne, J. Kunert, and W. Zimmermann. Breeding, rearing and raising the red-bellied toad Bombina bombina in the laboratory. Endang Species Res, 1:11--23, 2006.
  • [Kooy2010] S.A.L.M. Kooijman. Dynamic Energy Budget theory for metabolic organisation. Cambridge Univ. Press, Cambridge, 2010.

Bibtex file with references for this entry

Bas Kooijman, 2017/10/30

accepted: 2017/10/30

refer to this entry as: AmP Bombina bombina version 2017/10/30