Leptomysis lingvura (Opossum shrimp):  

Predictions & Data for this entry

Model:  abj  

MRE = 0.072
SMSE = 0.067

Zero-variate data
ab 17 14.67 (0.137)dage at birthguess
tp 41 41.8 (0.0196)dtime since birth at pubertyguess
am365 365 (3.283e-05)dlife spanguess
Lb0.165 0.1837 (0.1133)cmtotal length at birthGaudGuer1979
Lp0.485 0.5223 (0.07693)cmlength at pubertyguess
Li0.7 0.763 (0.09004)cmultimate lengthGaudGuer1979
Wdb9.62e-06 1.02e-05 (0.06065)gdry weight at birthguess
Wdp0.000244 0.0002346 (0.0387)gdry weight at pubertyguess
Wdi0.000734 0.0007313 (0.003715)gultimate dry weightguess
Ri0.35 0.3512 (0.003544)#/dmaximum reprod rateguess
Uni-variate data
DatasetFigure(RE)Independent variableDependent variableReference
tL_10 see Fig. 1 (0.08848)time since birthtotal lengthGaudGuer1979
tL_14 see Fig. 1 (0.1531)time since birthtotal lengthGaudGuer1979
tL_18 see Fig. 1 (0.09388)time since birthtotal lengthGaudGuer1979
tL_22 see Fig. 1 (0.1312)time since birthtotal lengthGaudGuer1979
Pseudo-data at Tref
DataGeneralised animalLeptomysis lingvuraUnitDescription
v 0.02 0.006125cm/denergy conductance
kap 0.8 0.9-allocation fraction to soma
kap_R 0.95 0.95-reproduction efficiency
p_M 18 1724J/d.cm^3vol-spec som maint
k_J 0.002 0.0021/dmaturity maint rate coefficient
kap_G 0.8 0.8006-growth efficiency


  • Females release eggs into a brood pouch or marsupium, where they are held until they hatch (ref: Wiki)


  • [Wiki] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mysidae.
  • [GaudGuer1979] R. Gaudy and J. P. Guerin. Ecophysiologie comparee des mysidaces Hemimysis speluncola Ledoyer (Carvernicole) at Leptomysis lingvura G. O. Sars (non cavernicole). Action de la temperature sur la croissance en elevage. J. exp. mar. Biol. Ecol., 38:101--119, 1979.
  • [Kooy2010] S.A.L.M. Kooijman. Dynamic Energy Budget theory for metabolic organisation. Cambridge Univ. Press, Cambridge, 2010.

Bibtex files with references for this entry

Bas Kooijman, 2017/09/28

accepted: 2017/09/28

refer to this entry as: AmP Leptomysis lingvura version 2017/09/28 bio.vu.nl/thb/deb/deblab/add_my_pet/