Stichopus vastus (Curryfish):  

Predictions & Data for this entry

Model:  abj  

MRE = 0.090
SMSE = 0.085

Zero-variate data
ab 1 1.067 (0.06683)dage at birthguess
tj 15 17.74 (0.1825)dtime since birth at metamguess
tp365 298.6 (0.1818)dtime since birth at pubertyguess
am2008 2008 (8.398e-05)dlife spanSulaPray2012
Lj 1 0.777 (0.223)cmlength at metamguess
Lp 22 24.14 (0.0973)cmtest diameter at pubertyguess
Li 50 57.94 (0.1587)cmultimate test lengthWiki
Wwb4.2e-06 4.22e-06 (0.004777)gwet weight at birthguess
Wwp182 191.7 (0.05312)gwet weight at pubertyguess
Wwi2850 2650 (0.07035)gultimate wet weightWiki
Ri4.658e+04 4.664e+04 (0.001364)dmax reprod rateguess
Uni-variate data
DatasetFigure(RE)Independent variableDependent variableReference
tL see Fig. 1 (0.0362)time since metambody lengthSulaPray2012
Pseudo-data at Tref
DataGeneralised animalStichopus vastusUnitDescription
v 0.02 0.03959cm/denergy conductance
kap 0.8 0.9853-allocation fraction to soma
kap_R 0.95 0.95-reproduction efficiency
p_M 18 7.678J/^3vol-spec som maint
k_J 0.002 0.0021/dmaturity maint rate coefficient
kap_G 0.8 0.7979-growth efficiency


  • Planktontic 9 d auricularian larva, 5 d doliolarian larva, then settle as pentactular larva (ref: Wiki)


  • Life span of related Holothuria_scabra is much larger


  • Wiki
  • Kooy2010
  • SulaPray2012
  • iucn

Bibtex files with references for this entry

Bas Kooijman, 2017/09/21

accepted: 2017/09/21

refer to this entry as: AmP Stichopus vastus version 2017/09/21