Predictions & Data for this entry

Model: std climate: BSk, Cfa, Dfa, Dfb migrate: Ml phylum:
COMPLETE = 2.9 ecozone: THn food: biCi class:
MRE = 0.132 habitat: 0iTf gender: Dg order:
SMSE = 0.143 embryo: Tnwf reprod: O family:

Zero-variate data
ab 13 14.43 (0.1104)dage at birthAnAge
tx16.5 14.68 (0.1104)dtime since birth at fledgingThal1990
tR365 225.5 (0.3823)dtime since birth at 1st broodAnAge
am3285 3884 (0.1824)dlife spanAnAge
Wwi9.7 9.641 (0.006055)gultimate wet weightAnAge
Ri0.03836 0.0373 (0.02744)#/dmaximum reprod rateAnAge
Uni-variate data
DatasetFigure(RE)Independent variableDependent variableReference
tW see Fig. 1 (0.08011)time since birthwet weightThal1990
aWe see Fig. 2 (0.1539)ageembryo wet weightKend1940
aJCe see Fig. 3 (18.94)ageCO_2 productionKend1940
Pseudo-data at Tref
DataGeneralised animalTroglodytes aedonUnitDescription
v 0.02 0.01856cm/denergy conductance
kap 0.8 0.9061-allocation fraction to soma
kap_R 0.95 0.95-reproduction efficiency
p_M 18 1869J/^3vol-spec som maint
k_J 0.002 0.00023751/dmaturity maint rate coefficient
kap_G 0.8 0.7917-growth efficiency
s_H 0.002 0.00386-maturity ratio
t_0 0 0.637dtime at start development


  • T. troglodytes and T. aedon are here treated as similar species, energetically
  • Temperature acceleration is assumed
  • CO2 production is given weight zero - it was not possible to get such high post hatch growth in combination with low embryonic respiration.


Bibtex file with references for this entry

Bas Kooijman, 2016/11/26

accepted: 2016/11/26

refer to this entry as: AmP Troglodytes aedon version 2016/11/26