Predictions & Data for this entry

Model: std climate: B, C migrate:
COMPLETE = 2.7 ecozone: TP, TA, TN, TH food: biD
MRE = 0.060 habitat: 0iTh, 0iTf, 0iTi gender: Hh
SMSE = 0.057 embryo: Tt reprod: O

Zero-variate data
DataObservedPredicted(RE)UnitDescriptionReference
ab_15 90 92.44 (0.02711)dage at birthButt1993
ab_20 70 68.76 (0.01773)dage at birthButt1993
tp91.5 95.36 (0.04213)dtime since birth at pubertyButt1993
am2920 2973 (0.0181)dlife spanguessed
Li22.5 22.23 (0.01198)cmultimate total lengthWiki
Ww00.061 0.05333 (0.1258)gegg wet weightButt1993
Wwb0.038 0.04564 (0.2009)gwet weight at birthButt1993
Wwp 5 4.823 (0.03533)gwet weight at pubertyButt1993
Wwi 7 7.361 (0.05151)gultimate wet weightButt1993
Uni-variate data
DatasetFigure(RE)Independent variableDependent variableReference
tW see Fig. 1 (0.0513)time since birthwet weightButt1993
tN see Fig. 2 (0.08005)time since birthcumulative offspringButt1993
Pseudo-data at Tref
DataGeneralised animalLumbricus terrestrisUnitDescription
v 0.02 0.07332cm/denergy conductance
kap 0.8 0.9685-allocation fraction to soma
kap_R 0.95 0.475-reproduction efficiency
p_M 18 1345J/d.cm^3vol-spec som maint
k_J 0.002 0.0021/dmaturity maint rate coefficient
kap_G 0.8 0.8007-growth efficiency

Discussion

  • Reproduction efficiency kap_R has been set to 0.95/2 because the species is simultaneous hermaphroditic

Bibliography

  • [Wiki] http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lumbricus_terrestris.
  • [Butt1993] K. R. Butt. Reproduction and growth of three deep-burrowing earthworms (Lumbricidae) in laboratory culture in order to assess production for soil restoration. Biol Fertil Soils, 16:135--138, 1993.
  • [HolmOste1991] M. Holmstrup, I. K. Østergaard, A. Nielsen, and B. T. Hansen. The relationship between temperature and cocoon incubation time for some lumbricid earthworm species. edobiologia, 35:179--184, 1991.
  • [Kooy2010] S.A.L.M. Kooijman. Dynamic Energy Budget theory for metabolic organisation. Cambridge Univ. Press, Cambridge, 2010.

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Bas Kooijman, 2013/05/01

accepted: 2015/12/07

refer to this entry as: AmP Lumbricus terrestris version 2015/12/07 bio.vu.nl/thb/deb/deblab/add_my_pet/