Predictions & Data for this entry

Model: std climate: Cfb, Cfc, BWh, BWk, BSh, BSk migrate:
COMPLETE = 2.7 ecozone: TA food: biCi
MRE = 0.109 habitat: 0iTd, 0iTa, 0iTg gender: Dg, Dtfm
SMSE = 0.118 embryo: Tt reprod: O

Zero-variate data
ab150 151.2 (0.007887)dage at birthKear2015
ap547.5 434.8 (0.2059)dage at pubertyKear2015
am7628 7713 (0.01112)dlife span Kear2015
Lb16.5 16.17 (0.02002)cmsnout to vent length at birthKear2015
Lp 23 22.49 (0.02236)cmsnout to vent length at pubertyKear2015
Li32.8 32.63 (0.0053)cmultimate snout to vent lengthKear2015
Wdb29.7 29.24 (0.01555)gdry weight at birthKear2015
Wdp 54 78.63 (0.456)gdry weight at pubertyKear2015
Wdi215.1 240.2 (0.1166)gultimate dry weightKear2015
Ri0.002404 0.002407 (0.001012)#/dmaximum reprod ratePamu1997
Uni-variate data
DatasetFigure(RE)Independent variableDependent variableReference
TO see Fig. 1 (0.2785)temperatureO2 consumption rateKear2004c
tW see Fig. 2 (0.1245)ageweightKear2015
tL see Fig. 3 (0.1192)agelengthKear2015
LW see Fig. 4 (0.1478)snout vent lengthwet weightKear2015
Pseudo-data at Tref
DataGeneralised animalTiliqua rugosaUnitDescription
v 0.02 0.06563cm/denergy conductance
kap 0.8 0.9083-allocation fraction to soma
kap_R 0.95 0.95-reproduction efficiency
p_M 18 59.37J/^3vol-spec som maint
k_J 0.002 0.0021/dmaturity maint rate coefficient
kap_G 0.8 0.8052-growth efficiency


  • T_A is estimated from data on O2 consumption at different temperatures and weight with time at known fluctuating temperatures


  • [Wiki]
  • [Kear2015] M. R. Kearney. Unpublished data.
  • [Kooy2010] S.A.L.M. Kooijman. Dynamic Energy Budget theory for metabolic organisation. Cambridge Univ. Press, Cambridge, 2010.
  • [Pamu1997] Y Pamula. Reproduction in the viviparous skink Tiliqua rugosa. PhD thesis, Flinders University, 1997.
  • [Kear2004c] K. J. Wilson. The relationship of oxygen supply for activity to body temperature in four species of lizards. Copeia, 1974(4):920--934, 1974.

Bibtex file with references for this entry

Michael Kearney, 2015/04/24 (last modified by Bas Kooijman 2016/10/27)

accepted: 2017/01/02

refer to this entry as: AmP Tiliqua rugosa version 2017/01/02