Pempheris schwenkii (Black-stripe sweeper):  

Predictions & Data for this entry

Model:  abj  

MRE = 0.049
SMSE = 0.082

Zero-variate data
am2190 2185 (0.002461)dlife spanKoedIshi2016
Lp5.3 5.344 (0.008365)cmstandard length at pubertyKoedIshi2012
Li 15 15.05 (0.003311)cmultimate standard lengthfishbase
Wwb0.00052 0.0005185 (0.002861)gwet weight at birthKoedFuka2013
Wwp2.32 2.323 (0.001465)gwet weight at pubertyKoedIshi2012
Wwi 52 51.88 (0.002253)gultimate wet weightfishbase
Uni-variate data
DatasetFigure(RE)Independent variableDependent variableReference
tL see Fig. 1 (0.1739)time since birthstandard lengthKoedIshi2016
LN see Fig. 2 (0.1973)standard lengthfecundityKoedIshi2012
Pseudo-data at Tref
DataGeneralised animalPempheris schwenkiiUnitDescription
v 0.02 0.02136cm/denergy conductance
kap 0.8 0.9767-allocation fraction to soma
kap_R 0.95 0.95-reproduction efficiency
p_M 18 25.1J/^3vol-spec som maint
k_J 0.002 0.0021/dmaturity maint rate coefficient
kap_G 0.8 0.8017-growth efficiency


  • weight-length relationship for Pempheris otaitensis and P. molucca: W = 0.01585 SL^2.99 (ref: fishbase)
  • Marine; reef-associated; depth range 5 - 40 m. Tropical (ref: fishbase)


  • [Wiki]
  • [fishbase]
  • [KoedFuka2013] K. Koeda, T. Fukagawa, T. Ishihara, and K. Tachihara. Reproductive biology of nocturnal reef fish Pempheris sp. (Pempherididae) in Okinawa Island, Japan. Galaxea, Journal of Coral Reef Studies, special issue:221--228, 2013.
  • [KoedIshi2016] K. Koeda, T. Ishihara, T. Fukagawa, and K. Tachihara. Life cycle differences between two species of genus Pempheris based on age determination around Okinawa-jima Island. Ichthyol Res, 63:519--528, 2016.
  • [KoedIshi2012] K. Koeda, T. Ishihara, and K. Tachihara. The reproductive biology of Pempheris schwenkii (Pempheridae) on Okinawa Island, southwestern Japan. Zoological studies, 51:1086--1093, 2012.
  • [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, 2017/04/12

accepted: 2017/04/12

refer to this entry as: AmP Pempheris schwenkii version 2017/04/12