Predictions & Data for this entry

Model: stx climate: Dfc, E migrate: Ms phylum:
COMPLETE = 2.5 ecozone: TH food: bxM, xiHl, xiF class:
MRE = 0.049 habitat: 0iTf, 0iTht gender: Dg order:
SMSE = 0.073 embryo: Tv reprod: O family:

Zero-variate data
tg228 227.7 (0.001507)dgestation timeAnAge
tx120 120.1 (0.0004805)dtime since birth at weaningAnAge
tp662 674.7 (0.01921)dtime since birth at pubertyAnAge
am7957 7823 (0.01687)dlife spanAnAge
Wwb6500 6688 (0.02898)gwet weight at birthAnAge
Wwi1.35e+05 1.405e+05 (0.04089)gultimate wet weight femalesKnotBarb2005
Ri0.00274 0.002761 (0.007606)#/dmaximum reprod rate AnAge
Uni-variate data
DatasetFigure(RE)Independent variableDependent variableReference
tW_t see Fig. 1 (0.1911)time since birthtotal weightKnotBarb2005
tW_g see Fig. 1 (0.131)time since birthtotal weightKnotBarb2005
Pseudo-data at Tref
DataGeneralised animalRangifer tarandusUnitDescription
v 0.02 0.2887cm/denergy conductance
kap 0.8 0.8888-allocation fraction to soma
kap_R 0.95 0.95-reproduction efficiency
p_M 18 38.15J/^3vol-spec som maint
k_J 0.002 0.0021/dmaturity maint rate coefficient
kap_G 0.8 0.8016-growth efficiency


  • Reindeer is the only cervid that grows antlers in both sexes (ref: Wiki)


  • Slow foetal development is assumend
  • Reindeer and caribou have the same parameters


  • The creation of this entry was supported by the Norwegian Science Council (NFR 255295)


Bibtex file with references for this entry

Bas Kooijman, Starrlight Augustine, 2016/12/31

accepted: 2016/12/31

refer to this entry as: AmP Rangifer tarandus version 2016/12/31