Capitella teleta (Worm):  

Predictions & Data for this entry

Model:  std  

MRE = 0.061
SMSE = 0.050

Zero-variate data
am180 191.6 (0.06432)dlife spanMend2006
Li0.26 0.2758 (0.06079)cmultimate volumetric lengthJageSelc2011
Uni-variate data
DatasetFigure(RE)Independent variableDependent variableReference
tL see Fig. 1 (0.05212)time since birthvolumetric lengthJageSelc2011
tN see Fig. 2 (0.06876)time since birthcumulative # of eggsJageSelc2011
Pseudo-data at Tref
DataGeneralised animalCapitella teletaUnitDescription
v 0.02 0.25cm/denergy conductance
kap 0.8 0.8638-allocation fraction to soma
kap_R 0.95 0.95-reproduction efficiency
p_M 18 410J/^3vol-spec som maint
k_J 0.002 0.0021/dmaturity maint rate coefficient
kap_G 0.8 0.8046-growth efficiency


  • This entry is discussed in JageSelc2011 (ref: JageSelc2011)


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  • [JageSelc2011] T. Jager and H. Selck. Interpreting toxicity data in a DEB framework; a case study for nonylphenol in the marine polychaete Capitella teleta. J. Sea Res., 66:456--462, 2011.
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  • [Mend2006] N. Méndez. Life cycle of Capitella sp. (Polychaeta: Capitellidae) from Estero del Yugo, Mazatlán, Mexico. J. Mar. Biol. Assoc. UK, 86:263--269, 2006.

Bibtex files with references for this entry

Tjalling Jager, 2011/04/25 (last modified by Bas Kooijman 2015/11/09)

accepted: 2015/12/07

refer to this entry as: AmP Capitella teleta version 2015/12/07