Predictions & Data for this entry

Model: std climate: BSk, Cfb, Dfb migrate: Ml
COMPLETE = 2.5 ecozone: THp food: biCva, biCi
MRE = 0.110 habitat: 0iTg, 0iTs, xiFm gender: Dg
SMSE = 0.200 embryo: Tncfm reprod: O

Zero-variate data
ab 32 31.97 (0.0009583)dage at birthCramSimm2004
tx 61 60.91 (0.00149)dtime since birth at fledgingCramSimm2004
tR1460 521 (0.6432)dtime since birth at 1st broodCramSimm2004
am1.424e+04 1.421e+04 (0.001628)dlife spanTacuCrai2013
Li112.5 112.5 (0.0003915)cmultimate total lengthCramSimm2004
Wwb72.5 71.71 (0.01088)gwet weight at birth CramSimm2004, MichZorn2002
WwR3296 3860 (0.1711)gwet weight at 1st brood SnowPerr1998, MichZorn2002
Wwi3296 3860 (0.1711)gultimate wet weight SnowPerr1998, MichZorn2002
Ri0.01811 0.01819 (0.004194)#/dmaximum reprod rateCramSimm2004
Uni-variate data
DatasetFigure(RE)Independent variableDependent variableReference
tW see Fig. 1 (0.09173)time since birthwet weightTsacLior2005
Pseudo-data at Tref
DataGeneralised animalCiconia ciconiaUnitDescription
v 0.02 0.701cm/denergy conductance
kap 0.8 0.9976-allocation fraction to soma
kap_R 0.95 0.95-reproduction efficiency
p_M 18 337.5J/^3vol-spec som maint
k_J 0.002 5.539e-121/dmaturity maint rate coefficient
kap_G 0.8 0.8002-growth efficiency


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Bibtex file with references for this entry

Carlos MGL Teixeira, 2011/01/16 (last modified by Bas Kooijman 2016/11/25)

accepted: 2016/11/25

refer to this entry as: AmP Ciconia ciconia version 2016/11/25