Predictions & Data for this entry

Model: std climate: BSk, Dfa, Dfb, Dfc migrate: Ml
COMPLETE = 2.7 ecozone: THn food: biCi, biHs
MRE = 0.060 habitat: 0iTh, 0iTi, 0iTs gender: Dg
SMSE = 0.085 embryo: Tnpf, Tnsf reprod: O

Zero-variate data
ab12.5 12.49 (0.0009682)dage at birthWillPrin1986
tx 11 11 (9.067e-05)dtime since birth at fledgingWillPrin1986
tp 70 69.77 (0.003331)dtime since birth at pubertyWillPrin1986
am3650 3649 (0.0002789)dlife spanguess
Li 14 13.99 (0.0008647)cmultimate total lengthWiki
Wwb1.4 1.367 (0.02384)gwet weight at birthWillPrin1986
Wwp 27 27.62 (0.02312)gwet weight at pubertyWiki
Wwi 28 27.66 (0.01229)gultimate wet weightWiki
Ri0.008658 0.008658 (9.01e-05)#/dmaximum reprod rateWillPrin1986
Uni-variate data
DatasetFigure(RE)Independent variableDependent variableReference
tJO see Fig. 1 (0.2028)time since birthO2 consumptionWillPrin1986
tWd see Fig. 2 (0.1915)time since birthdry weightWillPrin1986
tWw see Fig. 3 (0.1446)time since birthwet weightWillPrin1986
tE see Fig. 4 (0.172)time since birthenergy contentWillPrin1986
Pseudo-data at Tref
DataGeneralised animalPasserculus sandwichensisUnitDescription
v 0.02 0.1248cm/denergy conductance
kap 0.8 0.9957-allocation fraction to soma
kap_R 0.95 0.95-reproduction efficiency
p_M 18 900.8J/^3vol-spec som maint
k_J 0.002 0.0021/dmaturity maint rate coefficient
kap_G 0.8 0.8002-growth efficiency


  • [Wiki]
  • [Dixo1978] C. L. Dixon. Breeding biology of the savannah sparrow on Kent Island. The Auk, 95:235--246, 1978.
  • [Kooy2010] S.A.L.M. Kooijman. Dynamic Energy Budget theory for metabolic organisation. Cambridge Univ. Press, Cambridge, 2010.
  • [WillPrin1986] J. B. Williams and A. Prints. Energetics of growth in nesting savannah sparrows: a comparison of doubly labelled water and laboratory estimates. The condor, 88:74--83, 1986.

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Bas Kooijman, 2012/09/04 (last modified by Bas Kooijman 2016/11/26)

accepted: 2016/11/26

refer to this entry as: AmP Passerculus sandwichensis version 2016/11/26