Predictions & Data for this entry

Model: abp climate: Cfb, Dfb, Dfc migrate:
COMPLETE = 2.7 ecozone: THp food: biCi
MRE = 0.150 habitat: 0iFl, 0iFp, 0iFm gender: D
SMSE = 0.134 embryo: Fh reprod: O

Zero-variate data
ab17.58 17.94 (0.0204)dage at birthGergJage2014
ap69.96 60.35 (0.1374)dage at pubertyGergJage2014
am74.5 76.65 (0.02889)dlife spanGerg2010
Lb0.25 0.3342 (0.337)cmlength at birthGergJage2014
Li1.6 1.449 (0.09462)cmultimate lengthSavaMaca1989
Wdb0.00027 0.0003782 (0.4006)gdry weight at birthGerg2010
Wdi0.03 0.03078 (0.02609)gultimate dry weightGerg2010
Ri4.286 5.721 (0.3349)#ultimate reproductive rateGerg2010
Uni-variate data
DatasetFigure(RE)Independent variableDependent variableReference
tL see Fig. 1 (0.1104)time since birthlengthGergJage2014
LW see Fig. 2 (0.05442)lengthdry weightGergJage2014
tW see Fig. 3 (0.154)time since birthdry weightGerg2010
tS see Fig. 4 (0.1192)timesurviving fractionGerg2010
Tab see Fig. 5 (0.1459)temperatureegg development timeGerg2010
Tap see Fig. 6 (0.1348)temperaturematuration timeGerg2010
Pseudo-data at Tref
DataGeneralised animalNotonecta maculataUnitDescription
v 0.02 0.01653cm/denergy conductance
kap 0.8 0.997-allocation fraction to soma
kap_R 0.95 0.95-reproduction efficiency
p_M 18 418.4J/^3vol-spec som maint
k_J 0.002 0.01061/dmaturity maint rate coefficient
kap_G 0.8 0.8004-growth efficiency


  • [Wiki] Accessed : 2017-05-28.
  • [Gerg2010] A. Gergs, 2010. Unpublished.
  • [GergJage2014] A. Gergs and T. Jager. Body size mediated starvation resistance in an insect predator. Journal of Animal Ecology, 83(4):758--768, 2014.
  • [Kooy2010] S.A.L.M. Kooijman. Dynamic Energy Budget theory for metabolic organisation. Cambridge Univ. Press, Cambridge, 2010.
  • [SavaMaca1989] A. A. Savage and T. T. Macan. Adults of the British aquatic Hemitera Heteroptera: a key with ecological notes. Freshwater Biological Association Scientific Publication No. 50, 1989.

Bibtex file with references for this entry

Andre Gergs, 2017/05/24

accepted: 2017/05/29

refer to this entry as: AmP Notonecta maculata version 2017/05/29