Predictions & Data for this entry

Model: stx climate: A, BWh, BSh, Cwa, Cwb migrate:
COMPLETE = 2.3 ecozone: TPa food: bxM, xiCii, xiHs
MRE = 0.037 habitat: 0iTi, 0iTh, 0iTa, 0iTd gender: Dg
SMSE = 0.039 embryo: Tv reprod: O

Zero-variate data
tg225 224.4 (0.002516)dgestation timeAnAge
tx103 114.2 (0.109)dtime since birth at weaningAnAge
tp730 736.2 (0.008493)dtime since birth at pubertyAnAge
am1.088e+04 1.089e+04 (0.001019)dlife spanAnAge
Li150 150.2 (0.001634)cmultimate nose-tail-lengthbrainmuseum
Wwb1800 1904 (0.05776)gwet weight at birthAnAge
Wwx6250 5591 (0.1054)gwet weight at weaningAnAge
Wwi6e+04 6.164e+04 (0.02738)gultimate wet weightAnAge
Ri0.00274 0.002794 (0.01988)#/dmaximum reprod rateAnAge
Pseudo-data at Tref
DataGeneralised animalOrycteropus aferUnitDescription
v 0.02 0.06928cm/denergy conductance
kap 0.8 0.9595-allocation fraction to soma
kap_R 0.95 0.959-reproduction efficiency
p_M 18 33.83J/^3vol-spec som maint
k_J 0.002 0.0021/dmaturity maint rate coefficient
kap_G 0.8 0.8014-growth efficiency
t_0 0 121.8dtime at start development


  • The aardvark cucumber, Cucumis humifructus, makes underground fruits, and depends on the aardvark for depersal (ref: Wiki)


Bibtex file with references for this entry

Bas Kooijman, 2012/09/04 (last modified by Bas Kooijman 2016/11/14)

accepted: 2016/11/14

refer to this entry as: AmP Orycteropus afer version 2016/11/14