Predictions & Data for this entry

Model: stx climate: Cfa, Cfb migrate:
COMPLETE = 2.1 ecozone: TA food: bxM, xiHl
MRE = 0.040 habitat: 0iTf, 0iTi, 0iTh gender: Dg
SMSE = 0.056 embryo: Tv reprod: O

Zero-variate data
DataObservedPredicted(RE)UnitDescriptionReference
ab 27 27 (0.0001632)dage at birthCala1995
tx415 400.5 (0.03496)dtime since birth at weaningMercCala1981
tp501 511.3 (0.0205)dtime since birth at pubertyMayn1976
am3650 3643 (0.002041)dlife spanMayn1972
Wwb0.54 0.5434 (0.00623)gwet weight at birth MercCala1981, LeeWard1989
Wwx4450 4533 (0.01863)gwet weight at weaningRuss1982
Wwp6500 6404 (0.01478)gwet weight at pubertyMayn1976
Wwi1.4e+04 1.399e+04 (0.0007378)gultimate wet weightCala1995
Ri0.003507 0.003423 (0.02381)#/dmaximum reprod rateMercCala1981
pL7.978e+04 1.02e+05 (0.2786)J/daverage yearly milk productionCorkDove1989
Pseudo-data at Tref
DataGeneralised animalMacropus rufogriseusUnitDescription
v 0.02 0.05401cm/denergy conductance
kap 0.8 0.8083-allocation fraction to soma
kap_R 0.95 0.95-reproduction efficiency
p_M 18 27.92J/d.cm^3vol-spec som maint
k_J 0.002 0.0021/dmaturity maint rate coefficient
kap_G 0.8 0.7895-growth efficiency
t_0 0 20.6dtime at start development

Discussion

  • 90 percent of milk production originates from upregulation

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Jessica Ridenour, 2013/06/11

accepted: 2015/11/06

refer to this entry as: AmP Macropus rufogriseus version 2015/11/06 bio.vu.nl/thb/deb/deblab/add_my_pet/