Coregonus lavaretus (European whitefish):  

Predictions & Data for this entry

Model:  abj  

MRE = 0.068
SMSE = 0.081

Zero-variate data
am5475 5482 (0.001205)dlife spanTolo1997
Lp 25 24.93 (0.002916)cmtotal length at puberty for femalesfishbase
Li 73 83.14 (0.1388)cmultimate total lengthfishbase
Wb0.0018 0.0018 (0.0002684)gwet weight at birthfishbase
Wi1e+04 9425 (0.05751)gultimate wet weightfishbase
GSI0.16 0.1549 (0.03164)g/ggonado somatic indexSzczSzcz2010
Uni-variate data
DatasetFigure(RE)Independent variableDependent variableReference
tL see Fig. 1 (0.05824)timetotal lengthTolo1997
tW see Fig. 2 (0.2574)timewet weightTolo1997
Pseudo-data at Tref
DataGeneralised animalCoregonus lavaretusUnitDescription
v 0.02 0.02017cm/denergy conductance
kap 0.8 0.4456-allocation fraction to soma
kap_R 0.95 0.95-reproduction efficiency
p_M 18 18.04J/^3vol-spec som maint
k_J 0.002 0.0021/dmaturity maint rate coefficient
kap_G 0.8 0.7991-growth efficiency


  • Time since birth at time zero is introduced as parameter to accomodate large length at zero


  • The creation of this entry was supported by the Norwegian Science Council (NFR 255295)


  • [Wiki]
  • [fishbase]
  • [Kooy2010] S.A.L.M. Kooijman. Dynamic Energy Budget theory for metabolic organisation. Cambridge Univ. Press, Cambridge, 2010.
  • [SzczSzcz2010] M. Szczepkowski, B. Szczepkowska, T. Krzywosz, K. Wunderlich, and R. Stabinsk. Growth rate and reproduction of a brood stock of European whitefish (Coregonus lavaretus L.) from Lake Galadus under controlled rearing conditions. Arch. Pol. Fish., 18:3--11, 2010.
  • [Tolo1997] A. Tolonen. Size-specific food selection and growth in benthic whitefish, Coregonus lavaretus (L.), in a subarctic lake. Boreal Environment Research, 2:387--399, 1997.

Bibtex files with references for this entry

Bas Kooijman, Starrlight Augustine, 2017/08/19

accepted: 2017/08/19

refer to this entry as: AmP Coregonus lavaretus version 2017/08/19