Predictions & Data for this entry

Model: std climate: MC migrate: phylum:
COMPLETE = 0.9 ecozone: MIW, MPW, MPE, MAE food: biCi, biCvf class:
MRE = 0.054 habitat: 0iMdb gender: D order:
SMSE = 0.057 embryo: Mv reprod: O family:

Zero-variate data
ab1278 1289 (0.009386)dage at birthADW
am2.19e+04 2.18e+04 (0.004574)dlife spanguessed
Lb 55 50.47 (0.0824)cmtotal length at birthTanaShio1990
Lp135 132.4 (0.01951)cmtotal length at pubertyADW
Li200 217.3 (0.08671)cmultimate total lengthWiki
Wwb380 374.8 (0.01356)gwet weight at birthTanaShio1990
Ri0.0137 0.01147 (0.1629)#/dmaximum reprod rate Wiki, ADW
Pseudo-data at Tref
DataGeneralised animalChlamydoselachus anguineusUnitDescription
v 0.02 0.05844cm/denergy conductance
kap 0.8 0.4197-allocation fraction to soma
kap_R 0.95 0.95-reproduction efficiency
p_M 18 21.05J/^3vol-spec som maint
k_J 0.002 0.0021/dmaturity maint rate coefficient
kap_G 0.8 0.7993-growth efficiency


  • depths: 100 to 1,300 m (ref: ADW)
  • ovoviviparous (ref: ADW)
  • poorly calcified skeleton (ref: Wiki)
  • enormous liver filled with low-density lipids, allowing it to maintain its position in the water column with little effort (ref: Wiki)
  • It is one of the few sharks with an "open" lateral line (ref: Wiki)
  • food is cephalopods, bony fishes, and smaller sharks (ref: Wiki)
  • longest gestation period among vertebrates (ref: Wiki)


Bibtex file with references for this entry

Bas Kooijman, 2013/04/22

accepted: 2016/02/24

refer to this entry as: AmP Chlamydoselachus anguineus version 2016/02/24