Predictions & Data for this entry

Model: std climate: Am migrate: Mp phylum:
COMPLETE = 2.5 ecozone: TPi food: biCi class:
MRE = 0.213 habitat: 0iFm, 0iFp gender: D order:
SMSE = 0.333 embryo: Fp reprod: O family:

Zero-variate data
ab 1 1.171 (0.1712)dage at birthfishace
ap365 419.2 (0.1486)dage at pubertySaikSing2013
am1100 1100 (4.42e-06)dlife spanSaikSing2013
Lb0.27 0.1235 (0.5424)cmtotal length at birthfishace
L200.72 0.9386 (0.3037)cmtotal length at 20 dSaikSing2013
Lp 15 13.2 (0.12)cmtotal length at pubertySaikSing2013
Li 31 29.62 (0.04436)cmultimate total lengthSaikSing2013
Wwb0.0005 2.19e-05 (0.9562)gwet weight at birthSaikSing2013
Wwp 28 26.71 (0.04598)gwet weight at pubertySaikSing2013
Wwi300 301.9 (0.006488)gultimate wet weightSaikSing2013
Ri82.19 82.46 (0.00321)#/dmaximum reprod rateSaikSing2013
Pseudo-data at Tref
DataGeneralised animalChanna punctataUnitDescription
v 0.02 0.04454cm/denergy conductance
kap 0.8 0.997-allocation fraction to soma
kap_R 0.95 0.95-reproduction efficiency
p_M 18 16.49J/^3vol-spec som maint
k_J 0.002 0.0021/dmaturity maint rate coefficient
kap_G 0.8 0.7996-growth efficiency


  • common fish that occurs between Iran and China. In countries like Taiwan, Cambodia they are cultured for their meat. They feed on frogs, insects, rodents, etc. It can breath air. (ref: fishace)


  • [Wiki]
  • [fishace]
  • [Kooy2010] S.A.L.M. Kooijman. Dynamic Energy Budget theory for metabolic organisation. Cambridge Univ. Press, Cambridge, 2010.
  • [SaikSing2013] A. K. Saika, A. S. K. Singh, and S. P. Biswas. Reproductive biology of Channa punctatus (Bloch) from paddy field of Sivasagar, Assam. Int. J. Curr. Res., 5(3):542--546, 2013.

Bibtex file with references for this entry

Jan Baas, Bas Kooijman, 2014/04/26

accepted: 2015/09/09

refer to this entry as: AmP Channa punctata version 2015/09/09