Hippoglossus stenolepis (Pacific halibut):  

Predictions & Data for this entry

Model:  abj  

MRE = 0.133
SMSE = 0.137

Zero-variate data
ab 15 23.69 (0.5792)dtime since hatch at birthWiki
tj183 165.6 (0.09532)dtime since hatch at metamWiki
tp4380 4283 (0.02213)dtime since birth at puberty for femalesWiki
am2.008e+04 2.008e+04 (1.21e-05)dlife spanWiki
Li267 277.3 (0.03875)cmultimate total lengthfishbase
Wwb0.02 0.01376 (0.3119)gwet weight at birthMcFaJens1991
Wwi3.63e+05 3.728e+05 (0.02695)gultimate wet weightfishbase
Ri5479 5225 (0.0464)#/dmaximum reprod rateWiki
Uni-variate data
DatasetFigure(RE)Independent variableDependent variableReference
tL see Fig. 1 (0.04711)time since birthfork lengthOrloKutn2011
tW see Fig. 2 (0.1606)time since birthwet weightOrloKutn2011
Pseudo-data at Tref
DataGeneralised animalHippoglossus stenolepisUnitDescription
v 0.02 0.03365cm/denergy conductance
kap 0.8 0.4226-allocation fraction to soma
kap_R 0.95 0.95-reproduction efficiency
p_M 18 34.51J/d.cm^3vol-spec som maint
k_J 0.002 0.0021/dmaturity maint rate coefficient
kap_G 0.8 0.7995-growth efficiency


  • Preferred temperature 3 to 8 C, depth 183 to 457 m (ref: Wiki)
  • Females and males have the same size (ref: Wiki)


  • Males are assume to differ from females by {p_Am} only


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


  • [Wiki] http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hippoglossus_stenolepis.
  • [fishbase] http://www.fishbase.org/summary/514.
  • [Kooy2010] S.A.L.M. Kooijman. Dynamic Energy Budget theory for metabolic organisation. Cambridge Univ. Press, Cambridge, 2010.
  • [McFaJens1991] G. A. McFarlane, J. O. T. Jensen, W. T. Andrews, and E. P. Groot. Egg and yolk sac larval development of Pacific halibut (Hippoglossus stenolepis). Technical Report 24, International Pacific Halibut Commission P.O. Box 95009 Seattle, Washington 98145-2009, U.S.A., 1991.
  • [OrloKutn2011] A. M. Orlov, E. N. Kuznetsova, and I. N. Mukhametov. Age and growth of the Pacific halibut Hippoglossus stenolepis and the size-age composition of its catches in the north-western part of the Pacific Ocean. Journal of Ichthyology, 51:306--323, 2011.

Bibtex files with references for this entry

Bas Kooijman, Starrlight Augustine, 2017/03/06

accepted: 2017/03/06

refer to this entry as: AmP Hippoglossus stenolepis version 2017/03/06 bio.vu.nl/thb/deb/deblab/add_my_pet/