Predictions & Data for this entry

Model: std climate: Cfa, Cfb migrate: phylum:
COMPLETE = 3.3 ecozone: TA food: biCi class:
MRE = 0.288 habitat: 0bTf, 0iTg gender: Dg order:
SMSE = 0.269 embryo: Tns reprod: O family:

Zero-variate data
ab 39 36.3 (0.06925)dage at birthMuelAugu2012
aj185 189.5 (0.02453)dage at metamMuelAugu2012
ap427 210.8 (0.5062)dage at pubertyMuelAugu2012
am1825 1881 (0.03087)dlife spanMuelAugu2012
Lb0.58 0.3762 (0.3514)cmtotal length at birthMuelAugu2012
Lp2.2 1.76 (0.2001)cmultimate total lengthMuelAugu2012
Li3.2 2.286 (0.2857)cmultimate total lengthMuelAugu2012
Wd00.00268 0.002826 (0.05442)ginitial dry weight of eggMuelAugu2012
Wdb0.0024 0.002157 (0.1014)gdry weight at birthMuelAugu2012
Wdj0.02436 0.03421 (0.4046)gdry weight at metamMuelAugu2012
Wdp0.15 0.2094 (0.3963)gdry weight at pubertyMuelAugu2012
Wdi0.2 0.4589 (1.295)gultimate dry weightMuelAugu2012
E065.03 65.03 ( 0)Jenergy in eggMuelAugu2012
Eb52.8 48.29 (0.08533)Jenergy at hatchMuelAugu2012
Ej464 765 (0.6487)Jenergy at metamMuelAugu2012
Ri0.55 0.2196 (0.6007)#/dmaximum reprod rateMuelAugu2012
Uni-variate data
DatasetFigure(RE)Independent variableDependent variableReference
tL see Fig. 1 (0.09903)agetotal lengthMuel2011
aWV see Fig. 2 (0.2424)agedry gut-free non-yolk massMuel2011
aWY see Fig. 3 (0.2018)agedry yolk massMuel2011
aWtot see Fig. 4 (0.1667)agedry total massMuel2011
aJO see Fig. 5 (0.2056)ageO2 consumptionMuel2011
Tab see Fig. 6 (0.3658)temperatureage at birthMuel2011
Pseudo-data at Tref
DataGeneralised animalPseudophryne bibroniiUnitDescription
v 0.02 0.03997cm/denergy conductance
kap 0.8 0.6924-allocation fraction to soma
kap_R 0.95 0.95-reproduction efficiency
p_M 18 490.7J/^3vol-spec som maint
k_J 0.002 0.0021/dmaturity maint rate coefficient
kap_G 0.8 0.7919-growth efficiency


  • Feeding tadpole stage between birth and metamorphosis: typical frog development (ref: Wiki)


  • Results of this entry are reported in MuelAug2012


  • [Wiki]
  • [Muel2011] Data from Casey Mueller.
  • [Kooy2010] S.A.L.M. Kooijman. Dynamic Energy Budget theory for metabolic organisation. Cambridge Univ. Press, Cambridge, 2010.
  • [MuelAugu2012] C. Mueller, S. Augustine, S. A. L. M. Kooijman, M. Kearney, and R. Seymour. The tradeoff between maturation and growth during accelerated development of frogs. Comp. Physiol. Biochem. A, 163:103--110, 2012.

Bibtex file with references for this entry

Casey Mueller, Starrlight Augustine &Bas Kooijman, 2011/07/04

accepted: 2015/09/21

refer to this entry as: AmP Pseudophryne bibronii version 2015/09/21