Perca fluviatilis (European perch):  

Predictions & Data for this entry

Model:  abj  

MRE = 0.147
SMSE = 0.158

Zero-variate data
ab 8 9.848 (0.231)dage at birthfishbase
ap1460 1035 (0.2909)dage at pubertyfishbase
am8030 8115 (0.01063)dlife spanfishbase
Lb0.5 0.361 (0.2781)cmtotal length at birthfishbase
Lp 13 14.51 (0.1163)cmtotal length at pubertyfishbase
Li 60 58.74 (0.02101)cmultimate total lengthfishbase
Wwi4800 4489 (0.0647)gultimate wet weightfishbase
Uni-variate data
DatasetFigure(RE)Independent variableDependent variableReference
tL see Fig. 1 (0.04366)time since hatchtotal lengthPersRoos2004
LN see Fig. 2 (0.2647)total length1e3 eggsJell1980
Pseudo-data at Tref
DataGeneralised animalPerca fluviatilisUnitDescription
v 0.02 0.06607cm/denergy conductance
kap 0.8 0.8764-allocation fraction to soma
kap_R 0.95 0.95-reproduction efficiency
p_M 18 12.47J/^3vol-spec som maint
k_J 0.002 0.0021/dmaturity maint rate coefficient
kap_G 0.8 0.7982-growth efficiency


  • [Wiki]
  • [fishbase]
  • [Jell1980] D. J. Jellyman. Age, growth, and reproduction of perch, Perca fluviatilis L., in Lake Pounui. New Zealand Journal of Marine and Freshwater Research, 14(4):391--400, 1980.
  • [Kooy2010] S.A.L.M. Kooijman. Dynamic Energy Budget theory for metabolic organisation. Cambridge Univ. Press, Cambridge, 2010.
  • [PersRoos2004] L. Persson, D. Claessen, A. M. de Roos, P. Byström, S. Sjögren, R. Svanbäck, E. Wahlstrm, and E. Westman. Cannibalism in a size-structured population: energy extraction and control. Ecological monographs, 74:135--157, 2004.

Bibtex files with references for this entry

Bas Kooijman, 2013/12/03

accepted: 2015/09/10

refer to this entry as: AmP Perca fluviatilis version 2015/09/10