Sprattus sprattus (Sprat):  

Predictions & Data for this entry

Model:  abj  

MRE = 0.180
SMSE = 0.311

Zero-variate data
am2920 2920 (5.667e-09)dlife spanKooy2013
Lb0.5 0.1017 (0.7965)cmtotal length at birthestimated
Lp 7 6.941 (0.008419)cmtotal length at pubertyTors1992
Li 16 15.62 (0.02359)cmultimate total lengthfishbase
Ri1800 1855 (0.03072)#/dmaximum reprod rate Kooy2013
Uni-variate data
DatasetFigure(RE)Independent variableDependent variableReference
tL_1995 see Fig. 1 (16.57)time since birthstandard length Dulc1998
tL_1996 see Fig. 1 (24.13)time since birthstandard length Dulc1998
tL_1987 see Fig. 2 (0.1789)timestandard length Prod1997
LN see Fig. 3 (0.3761)total length1000 eggs Tors1992
LW see Fig. 4 (0.02782)total lengthwet weight Tors1992
Pseudo-data at Tref
DataGeneralised animalSprattus sprattusUnitDescription
v 0.02 0.02297cm/denergy conductance
kap 0.8 0.6901-allocation fraction to soma
kap_R 0.95 0.95-reproduction efficiency
p_M 18 19.04J/d.cm^3vol-spec som maint
k_J 0.002 0.0021/dmaturity maint rate coefficient
kap_G 0.8 0.8002-growth efficiency


  • Weights of tL_1995 and tL_1996 were set to 0 since these curves are inconsistent with other data


  • Wiki
  • Kooy2010
  • Dulc1998
  • Prod1997
  • NuneSilv2011
  • Tors1992
  • Kooy2013
  • fishbase

Bibtex files with references for this entry

Bas Kooijman, 2013/04/05

accepted: 2015/09/21

refer to this entry as: AmP Sprattus sprattus version 2015/09/21 bio.vu.nl/thb/deb/deblab/add_my_pet/