Predictions & Data for this entry

Model: std climate: BSk, BWk migrate: Ml
COMPLETE = 2.5 ecozone: THp food: biCi, biCv
MRE = 0.030 habitat: 0iTh, 0iTg, 0iTa gender: Dg
SMSE = 0.036 embryo: Tnwfm, Tncfm reprod: O

Zero-variate data
ab28.5 28.5 (0.0001236)dage at birthSnowPerr1998
tx 28 27.75 (0.00879)dtime since birth at fledgingSnowPerr1998
tR365 392.8 (0.07617)dtime since birth at 1st broodCramSimm1980
am3979 4257 (0.0699)dlife spanTacuCrai2013
Li30.5 30.5 (3.537e-05)cmultimate total lengthCramSimm2004
Wwb10.3 10.19 (0.01085)gwet weight at birth DaanMasm1991, CatrFran2011
WwR151.3 152.9 (0.0104)gwet weight at 1st brood DaanMasm1991, CramSimm2004
Wwi151.3 152.9 (0.0104)gultimate wet weight DaanMasm1991, CramSimm2004
Ri0.01096 0.01104 (0.007745)#/dmaximum reprod rateCramSimm2004
Uni-variate data
DatasetFigure(RE)Independent variableDependent variableReference
tW see Fig. 1 (0.1043)time since birthwet weightCatrFran2011
Pseudo-data at Tref
DataGeneralised animalFalco naumanniUnitDescription
v 0.02 0.2464cm/denergy conductance
kap 0.8 0.997-allocation fraction to soma
kap_R 0.95 0.95-reproduction efficiency
p_M 18 2948J/^3vol-spec som maint
k_J 0.002 0.0021/dmaturity maint rate coefficient
kap_G 0.8 0.7995-growth efficiency


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Bibtex file with references for this entry

Carlos MGL Teixeira, Bas Kooijman, 2011/08/20 (last modified by Bas Kooijman 2016/11/26)

accepted: 2016/11/26

refer to this entry as: AmP Falco naumanni version 2016/11/26