Predictions & Data for this entry

Model: std climate: BSh, BSk, Cfa migrate: phylum:
COMPLETE = 2.5 ecozone: TA food: biCi class:
MRE = 0.081 habitat: 0iTh, 0iTf, 0iTi gender: Dg order:
SMSE = 0.109 embryo: Tnpfm reprod: O family:

Zero-variate data
ab 30 29.93 (0.002283)dage at birthALR
tx32.5 31.55 (0.0291)dtime since birth at fledgingALR
tR240 397.5 (0.6564)dtime since birth at 1st broodSnow2008
am1.46e+04 1.478e+04 (0.0122)dlife spanWood2012
Li43.5 43.47 (0.0007892)cmultimate total lengthALR
Wwb 14 14.39 (0.02755)gwet weight at birthKortGeis1999
WwR473.8 467.7 (0.01283)gwet weight at 1st broodSnow2008
Wwi473.8 467.7 (0.01283)gultimate wet weightSnow2008
Ri0.006849 0.006897 (0.006957)#/dmaximum reprod rateALR
Uni-variate data
DatasetFigure(RE)Independent variableDependent variableReference
tW see Fig. 1 (0.04953)time since birthwet weightKortGeis1999
Pseudo-data at Tref
DataGeneralised animalPodargus strigoidesUnitDescription
v 0.02 0.08567cm/denergy conductance
kap 0.8 0.9978-allocation fraction to soma
kap_R 0.95 0.95-reproduction efficiency
p_M 18 2386J/^3vol-spec som maint
k_J 0.002 0.0019661/dmaturity maint rate coefficient
kap_G 0.8 0.801-growth efficiency


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Bibtex file with references for this entry

Carlos MGL Teixeira, 2012/07/31 (last modified by Bas Kooijman 2016/11/25)

accepted: 2016/11/25

refer to this entry as: AmP Podargus strigoides version 2016/11/25