Predictions & Data for this entry

Model: std climate: ME migrate: Ms
COMPLETE = 2.5 ecozone: MPN food: biCik
MRE = 0.080 habitat: xiMcp, 0bTd gender: Dg
SMSE = 0.090 embryo: Tncfm reprod: O

Zero-variate data
ab 30 29.98 (0.000553)dage at birthKaleKenn2010
tx 25 26.05 (0.04201)dtime since birth at fledgingWiki
tR730 556.3 (0.238)dtime since birth at 1st broodAnAge
am1.037e+04 1.124e+04 (0.08412)dlife spanAnAge
Wwb 19 17.47 (0.08075)gwet weight at birthKaleKenn2010
Wwx120 113.9 (0.05104)gwet weight at fletchingKaleKenn2010
Wwi224 227.9 (0.01757)gultimate wet weightKaleKenn2010
Ri0.00274 0.002704 (0.01317)#/dmaximum reprod rateKaleKenn2010
Uni-variate data
DatasetFigure(RE)Independent variableDependent variableReference
tW see Fig. 1 (0.1945)time since birthwet weightKaleKenn2010
Pseudo-data at Tref
DataGeneralised animalBrachyramphus brevirostrisUnitDescription
v 0.02 0.124cm/denergy conductance
kap 0.8 0.9636-allocation fraction to soma
kap_R 0.95 0.95-reproduction efficiency
p_M 18 262J/^3vol-spec som maint
k_J 0.002 0.0021/dmaturity maint rate coefficient
kap_G 0.8 0.7974-growth efficiency


  • Breeds on mountain tops. Not colonial. Looses down 12 h before fledging and flies to sea, possibly via rivers. No parental care after fledging (ref: Wiki)


Bibtex file with references for this entry

Bas Kooijman, 2017/12/16

accepted: 2017/12/16

refer to this entry as: AmP Brachyramphus brevirostris version 2017/12/16