Galaxias paucispondylus (Alpine river galaxias):  

Predictions & Data for this entry

Model:  abj  

MRE = 0.042
SMSE = 0.062

Zero-variate data
am1825 1824 (0.0005194)dlife spanBonn1990
Lp 7 6.99 (0.001485)cmtotal length at puberty for femalesguess
Li11.2 11.74 (0.04781)cmultimate total length for femalesBonn1990
Wwb0.0056 0.005581 (0.003387)gwet weight at birthBonn1992
Ri0.7616 0.7597 (0.002508)#/dreprod rate at ...Bonn1992
Uni-variate data
DatasetFigure(RE)Independent variableDependent variableReference
tL see Fig. 1 (0.06975)time since birthtotal lengthBonn1990
LW see Fig. 2 (0.1717)total lengthwet weightBoyMorr2007
Pseudo-data at Tref
DataGeneralised animalGalaxias paucispondylusUnitDescription
v 0.02 0.02107cm/denergy conductance
kap 0.8 0.7983-allocation fraction to soma
kap_R 0.95 0.95-reproduction efficiency
p_M 18 23.08J/^3vol-spec som maint
k_J 0.002 0.0021/dmaturity maint rate coefficient
kap_G 0.8 0.8009-growth efficiency


  • Temperature 5 till 16 C (ref: weather)
  • Endemic in New Zealand, no marine stages; females larger than males, but due to larger max age (ref: Bonn1990)


  • males and females are assumed to have the same parameters


  • Wiki
  • Kooy2010
  • Bonn1990
  • Bonn1992
  • BoyMorr2007
  • fishbase
  • weather

Bibtex files with references for this entry

Bas Kooijman, 2017/03/23

accepted: 2017/03/23

refer to this entry as: AmP Galaxias paucispondylus version 2017/03/23