Predictions & Data for this entry

Model: std climate: BSk, Cwa, Cwb migrate:
COMPLETE = 2.5 ecozone: THn food: biCi, biCvr, xiHs
MRE = 0.104 habitat: 0iTf gender: Dg
SMSE = 0.226 embryo: Tnwfm reprod: O

Zero-variate data
ab 22 21.97 (0.001195)dage at birthGonzCruz2008
tx 30 29.91 (0.002923)dtime since birth at fledgingGonzCruz2008
tR1825 493.7 (0.7295)dtime since birth at 1st broodAZ_Anim
am9125 9372 (0.02706)dlife spanAZ_Anim
Li34.5 34.82 (0.00926)cmultimate total lengthWill1992
Wwb14.5 14.46 (0.002503)gwet weight at birthOrel2004
WwR122.5 131.4 (0.07225)gwet weight at 1st broodJohn2000
Wwi122.5 131.4 (0.07225)gultimate wet weightJohn2000
Ri0.005479 0.005488 (0.001524)#/dmaximum reprod ratePlanet
Uni-variate data
DatasetFigure(RE)Independent variableDependent variableReference
tW see Fig. 1 (0.1247)time since birthwet weightGonzCruz2008
Pseudo-data at Tref
DataGeneralised animalEuptilotis neoxenusUnitDescription
v 0.02 0.1663cm/denergy conductance
kap 0.8 0.9786-allocation fraction to soma
kap_R 0.95 0.95-reproduction efficiency
p_M 18 581.4J/^3vol-spec som maint
k_J 0.002 0.0021/dmaturity maint rate coefficient
kap_G 0.8 0.8008-growth efficiency


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  • [Planet]
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  • [HollRome2012] G. Holland and L. Romer., 2012.
  • [John2000] P. A. Johnsgard. Trogons and Quetzals of the World. Smithsonian Institution Press, Washington, DC, 2000.
  • [KeslHaig2004] D. C. Kesler and S. M. Haig. Thermal characteristics of wild and captive micronesian kingfisher nesting habitats. Zoo Biology, 23:301--308, 2004.
  • [Kooy2010] S.A.L.M. Kooijman. Dynamic Energy Budget theory for metabolic organisation. Cambridge Univ. Press, Cambridge, 2010.
  • [Orel2004] C. Orellana. Quetzals bred in captivity in Chiapas. Frontiers in ecology and the environment, 2(7):345, 2004.
  • [Will1992] S. L. Williamson. The eared trogon in Arizona: Behavior, ecology, and management of the "northern quetzal". In Proceedings of the Chiricahua Mountains Research Symposium, 15-16 March 1992., pages 98--101. Southwest Parks and Monuments Association, Tucson, Arizona, 1992.

Bibtex file with references for this entry

Carlos MGL Teixeira, 2012/07/31 (last modified by Bas Kooijman 2016/11/26)

accepted: 2016/11/26

refer to this entry as: AmP Euptilotis neoxenus version 2016/11/26