Beroe gracilis (Melon comb jelly):  

Predictions & Data for this entry

Model:  abj  

COMPLETE = 3.0
MRE = 0.219
SMSE = 0.262

Zero-variate data
DataObservedPredicted(RE)UnitDescriptionReference
ab1.5 1.385 (0.07635)dage at birthGrev1970
tp20.9 22.39 (0.07123)dtime since birth at pubertyGrev1970
am182.5 114.9 (0.3704)dlife spanGrev1970
Lb0.035 0.03537 (0.0107)cmtotal length at birthGrev1975
Lp 1 0.873 (0.127)cmtotal length at pubertyGrev1970
Li3.4 2.892 (0.1494)cmultimate total lengthWalr2011
Wwi 2 2.017 (0.008434)gultimate wet weightguessed
Uni-variate data
DatasetFigure(RE)Independent variableDependent variableReference
tL see Fig. 1 (0.222)time since birthlengthGrev1970
TJO see Fig. 2 (0.1637)temperaturespec O_2 consumptionGyllGrev1979
LWw1 see Fig. 3 (0.9561)lengthwet weightWalr2011
LWw2 see Fig. 3 (0.2525)lengthwet weightWalrLang2013
Pseudo-data at Tref
DataGeneralised animalBeroe gracilisUnitDescription
v 0.02 0.07853cm/denergy conductance
kap 0.8 0.7661-allocation fraction to soma
kap_R 0.95 0.475-reproduction efficiency
p_M 18 42.57J/d.cm^3vol-spec som maint
k_J 0.002 0.0021/dmaturity maint rate coefficient
kap_G 0.8 0.8046-growth efficiency

Facts

  • Hermaphrodite (ref: Wiki)
  • Feeds on ctenophores (ref: Wiki)

Discussion

  • Chemical pars are assumped to relate to ash-free dry mass; MaleFaga1993 report ash free dry mass over dry mass ratio of 0.263 - 0.297 with mean 0.279, which makes del_W = 3.5842

Bibliography

  • Wiki
  • Kooy2010
  • Grev1970
  • Grev1975
  • GyllGrev1979
  • WalrLang2013
  • Walr2011
  • MaleFaga1993

Bibtex files with references for this entry


Starrlight Augustine, 2013/06/20 (last modified by Bas Kooijman 2015/11/04)

accepted: 2015/11/06

refer to this entry as: AmP Beroe gracilis version 2015/11/06 bio.vu.nl/thb/deb/deblab/add_my_pet/