Predictions & Data for this entry

Model: std climate: Dfc, ET migrate: Ml
COMPLETE = 2.5 ecozone: TH food: biCi
MRE = 0.082 habitat: 0iTht gender: Dg
SMSE = 0.132 embryo: Tnsfm reprod: O

Zero-variate data
ab20.5 20.5 (0.0001528)dage at birthavibirds
tx 18 18 (0.0002663)dtime since birth at fledgingavibirds
tR730 432.3 (0.4078)dtime since birth at 1st broodguess
am1.051e+04 1.051e+04 (0.0004125)dlife spanguess
Wwb6.1 5.595 (0.08274)gwet weight at birthMcKiPico2012
Wwi 38 38.99 (0.02615)gultimate wet weight for femaleWiki
Ri0.01096 0.01109 (0.01217)#/dmaximum reprod rateavibirds
Uni-variate data
DatasetFigure(RE)Independent variableDependent variableReference
tW see Fig. 1 (0.1225)time since birthwet weightMcKiPico2012
Pseudo-data at Tref
DataGeneralised animalCalidris bairdiiUnitDescription
v 0.02 0.171cm/denergy conductance
kap 0.8 0.9356-allocation fraction to soma
kap_R 0.95 0.95-reproduction efficiency
p_M 18 1012J/^3vol-spec som maint
k_J 0.002 0.0021/dmaturity maint rate coefficient
kap_G 0.8 0.8003-growth efficiency


  • [Wiki]
  • [avibirds]
  • [Kooy2010] S.A.L.M. Kooijman. Dynamic Energy Budget theory for metabolic organisation. Cambridge Univ. Press, Cambridge, 2010.
  • [McKiPico2012] L. McKinnon, M. Picotin, E. Bolduc, C. Juillet, and J. Bêty. Timing of breeding, peak food availability, and effects of mismatch on chick growth in birds nesting in the High Arctic. Canadian Journal of Zoology, 90:961--971, 2012.

Bibtex file with references for this entry

Bas Kooijman, Starrlight Augustine, 2017/01/10

accepted: 2017/01/10

refer to this entry as: AmP Calidris bairdii version 2017/01/10