Daphnia hyalina (Waterflea):  

Predictions & Data for this entry

Model:  std  

MRE = 0.114
SMSE = 0.110

Zero-variate data
am 65 59.93 (0.07802)dlife spanXianBopi1976
Lb0.06 0.06815 (0.1359)cmtotal length at birthguess
Lp0.116 0.1096 (0.05544)cmtotal length at pubertyVijv1980
Li0.263 0.2822 (0.07298)cmultimate total lengthXianBopi1976
Ri4.706 4.376 (0.07008)#/dmaximum reprod rateguess
Uni-variate data
DatasetFigure(RE)Independent variableDependent variableReference
tL see Fig. 1 (0.09523)time since birthlengthVijv1980
Tab see Fig. 2 (0.1735)temperatureage at birthVijv1980
LWd see Fig. 3 (0.234)lengthashfree dry weightBaudRave1972
Pseudo-data at Tref
DataGeneralised animalDaphnia hyalinaUnitDescription
v 0.02 0.08cm/denergy conductance
kap 0.8 0.59-allocation fraction to soma
kap_R 0.95 0.95-reproduction efficiency
p_M 18 1600J/d.cm^3vol-spec som maint
k_J 0.002 0.0021/dmaturity maint rate coefficient
kap_G 0.8 0.8083-growth efficiency


  • parthenogenetic reproduction, continuous moulting; cladocerans reach maturity in 3-8 moults (ref: Wiki)


  • Wiki
  • Kooy2010
  • Vijv1980
  • BaudRave1972
  • XianBopi1976

Bibtex files with references for this entry

Bas Kooijman, 2011/11/16 (last modified by Bas Kooijman 2016/01/10)

accepted: 2016/01/10

refer to this entry as: AmP Daphnia hyalina version 2016/01/10 bio.vu.nl/thb/deb/deblab/add_my_pet/