Argopecten purpuratus (Peruvian scallop):  

Predictions & Data for this entry

Model:  abj  

MRE = 0.299
SMSE = 0.439

Zero-variate data
ab 4 0.4165 (0.8959)dage at birthBellTole1994
tj 24 1.552 (0.9353)dtime since birth at metamUriaRupp2001
tp 60 64.05 (0.06748)dtime since birth at pubertyAgui2013
am1825 1829 (0.002341)dlife spanStotGonz1997
Lb0.01 0.009254 (0.07459)cmshell height at birthBellTole1994
Lj0.0388 0.05003 (0.2895)cmshell height at metamFariUria1998
Lp 2 2.579 (0.2894)cmshell height at pubertyAgui2013
Li 11 14.09 (0.2809)cmultimate shell heightWolf1987
Wdb1.334e-07 6.157e-09 (0.9538)gdry weight at birthFariUria1998
Wdj9.8e-07 9.731e-07 (0.007035)gdry weight at metamFariUria1998
Wdp0.16 0.1332 (0.1674)gdry weight at pubertyAgui2013
Wdi19.24 21.73 (0.1294)gultimate dry weightAgui2013
Ri8.93e+05 9.008e+05 (0.008767)#/dmaximum reprod rateAgui2013
Uni-variate data
DatasetFigure(RE)Independent variableDependent variableReference
tL see Fig. 1 (0.07877)time since birthshell heightAgui2013
Pseudo-data at Tref
DataGeneralised animalArgopecten purpuratusUnitDescription
v 0.02 0.03876cm/denergy conductance
kap 0.8 0.9719-allocation fraction to soma
kap_R 0.95 0.95-reproduction efficiency
p_M 18 51.68J/^3vol-spec som maint
k_J 0.002 0.0021/dmaturity maint rate coefficient
kap_G 0.8 0.7931-growth efficiency


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  • [FariUria1998] A. Farias, I. Uriarte, and J. C. Castilla. A biochemical study of the larval and postlarval stages of the chilean scallop Argopecten purpuratus. Aquaculture, 166:37--47, 1998.
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  • [StotGonz1997] W. Stotz and S. Gonzalez. Abundance, growth, and production of the sea scallop Argopecten purpuratus (Lamarck 1819): bases for sustainable exploitation ef natural scallop beds in north-central Chile. Fisheries Research, 32:173--183, 1997.
  • [UriaRupp2001] I. Uriarte, G. Rupp, and A. Abarca. Produccion de juveniles de pectinidos iberoamericanos bajo condiciones controladas. In A. N. Maeda-Martinez, editor, Los Moluscos Pectinidos de Iberoamerica: Ciencia y Acuicultura, pages 147--172. Limusa, Noriega Editores, Mexico, 2001.
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Bibtex files with references for this entry

Arturo Aguirre, 2013/04/30 (last modified by Bas Kooijman 2013/09/02)

accepted: 2016/03/30

refer to this entry as: AmP Argopecten purpuratus version 2016/03/30