Predictions & Data for this entry

Model: std climate: Dfc, ET migrate: Ml
COMPLETE = 2.5 ecozone: TH food: biCi
MRE = 0.084 habitat: 0iTht gender: Dg
SMSE = 0.142 embryo: Tnsfm reprod: O

Zero-variate data
ab 21 20.94 (0.002924)dage at birthavibirds
tx 18 18.04 (0.002115)dtime since birth at fledgingguess
tR730 408.3 (0.4407)dtime since birth at 1st broodguess
am5366 5349 (0.003001)dlife spanAnAge
Wwb4.2 4.112 (0.02104)gwet weight at birthScheNehl1998
Wwi 25 26.2 (0.04813)gultimate wet weight for femaleScheNehl1998
Ri0.02192 0.02244 (0.0238)#/dmaximum reprod rateWiki
Uni-variate data
DatasetFigure(RE)Independent variableDependent variableReference
tW see Fig. 1 (0.1311)time since birthwet weightScheNehl1998
Pseudo-data at Tref
DataGeneralised animalCalidris minutaUnitDescription
v 0.02 0.1946cm/denergy conductance
kap 0.8 0.933-allocation fraction to soma
kap_R 0.95 0.95-reproduction efficiency
p_M 18 1939J/^3vol-spec som maint
k_J 0.002 0.0021/dmaturity maint rate coefficient
kap_G 0.8 0.7994-growth efficiency


  • Body temperature only on target after a few days, as discussed in Kooy2010


  • The creation of this entry was supported by the Norwegian Science Council (NFR 255295)


Bibtex file with references for this entry

Bas Kooijman, Starrlight Augustine, 2017/01/13

accepted: 2017/01/13

refer to this entry as: AmP Calidris minuta version 2017/01/13