Predictions & Data for this entry

Model: std climate: Aw, BSk, Cfb, Dfb migrate: Ms phylum:
COMPLETE = 2.5 ecozone: THp, TPa, TPi food: biCi, biHl class:
MRE = 0.011 habitat: 0iFm gender: Dg order:
SMSE = 0.016 embryo: Tnffm reprod: O family:

Zero-variate data
ab21.5 21.41 (0.004412)dage at birthSnowPerr1998
tx 45 45.01 (0.0001438)dtime since birth at fledgingSnowPerr1998
tR365 372.3 (0.0199)dtime since birth at 1st broodCramSimm1980
am6789 6823 (0.004997)dlife spanSnowPerr1998
Li33.5 33.45 (0.0015)cmultimate total lengthSnowPerr1998
Wwb13.9 14.04 (0.009729)gwet weight at birthPappKara2007
WwR320 320.8 (0.002534)gwet weight at 1st broodSnowPerr1998
Wwi320 320.8 (0.002534)gultimate wet weightSnowPerr1998
Ri0.03836 0.0381 (0.006637)#/dmaximum reprod rateSnowPerr1998
Uni-variate data
DatasetFigure(RE)Independent variableDependent variableReference
tW see Fig. 1 (0.0579)time since birthwet weightWood1974
Pseudo-data at Tref
DataGeneralised animalGallinula chloropusUnitDescription
v 0.02 0.2017cm/denergy conductance
kap 0.8 0.8578-allocation fraction to soma
kap_R 0.95 0.95-reproduction efficiency
p_M 18 305J/^3vol-spec som maint
k_J 0.002 0.0021/dmaturity maint rate coefficient
kap_G 0.8 0.8005-growth efficiency


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Bibtex file with references for this entry

Carlos MGL Teixeira, 2012/07/31 (last modified by Bas Kooijman 2016/11/25)

accepted: 2016/11/25

refer to this entry as: AmP Gallinula chloropus version 2016/11/25