Predictions & Data for this entry

Model: abj climate: Cfb, Dfb, Dfc migrate:
COMPLETE = 2.0 ecozone: TH food: biD, biF
MRE = 0.028 habitat: 0iTf gender: D
SMSE = 0.023 embryo: Ts reprod: O

Zero-variate data
tj 30 30.48 (0.01591)dtime since birth at metamJoosVelt1970
tp 50 48.96 (0.02084)dtime since birth at pubertyJoosVelt1970
am200 199.4 (0.002766)dlife spanJoosVelt1970
Lb0.069 0.06542 (0.05195)cmtotal length at birthJoosVelt1970
Lp0.28 0.2708 (0.03274)cmtotal length at pubertyJoosVelt1970
Li0.36 0.3469 (0.03631)cmultimate total lengthJoosVelt1970
Wwb7.46e-06 7.2e-06 (0.03488)gwet weight at birthguess
Wwp0.000499 0.000511 (0.02398)gwet weight at pubertyguess
Wwi0.00106 0.001074 (0.01319)gultimate wet weightguess
Ri 6 5.722 (0.04634)#/dmaximum reprod rateguess
Uni-variate data
DatasetFigure(RE)Independent variableDependent variableReference
tL see Fig. 1 (0.0305)time since birthlengthJoosVelt1970
Pseudo-data at Tref
DataGeneralised animalTomocerus minorUnitDescription
v 0.02 0.004196cm/denergy conductance
kap 0.8 0.4085-allocation fraction to soma
kap_R 0.95 0.95-reproduction efficiency
p_M 18 901.1J/^3vol-spec som maint
k_J 0.002 0.0021/dmaturity maint rate coefficient
kap_G 0.8 0.7987-growth efficiency


  • [Wiki]
  • [JoosVelt1970] E. Joosse and E. Veltkamp. Some aspects of growth, moulting and reproduction in five species of surface dwelling collembola. Neth. J. Zool., 20:315--328, 1970.
  • [Kooy2010] S.A.L.M. Kooijman. Dynamic Energy Budget theory for metabolic organisation. Cambridge Univ. Press, Cambridge, 2010.

Bibtex file with references for this entry

Bas Kooijman, 2017/08/29

accepted: 2017/08/29

refer to this entry as: AmP Tomocerus minor version 2017/08/29