Predictions & Data for this entry

Model: abj climate: MC migrate: Mo
COMPLETE = 2.6 ecozone: MAN food: biPz
MRE = 0.079 habitat: 0iMpe gender: D
SMSE = 0.079 embryo: Mpe reprod: O

Zero-variate data
ab 27 28.55 (0.05726)dage at birthGeff2002
aj177 172.7 (0.02418)dage at metamBlax1968
ap1460 1338 (0.08331)dage at pubertyEngeHein2004
am8030 8018 (0.001482)dlife span fishbase, Lea1930
Lb1.1 1.056 (0.03971)cmtotal length at birthGeff2002
Lp 29 34.15 (0.1775)cmtotal length at pubertyEngeHein2004
Li 45 48.18 (0.07061)cmultimate total length fishbase, BigeBrad1963
Wi1050 970.7 (0.07548)gultimate wet weight fishbase, Koli1990
Ri54.79 54.65 (0.002694)#/dmaximum reprod rate fishbase
Uni-variate data
DatasetFigure(RE)Independent variableDependent variableReference
tL see Fig. 1 (0.09636)time since birthtotal length Teal2003
tL_N see Fig. 2 (0.1063)time since birthtotal length EngeHein2004
tW see Fig. 3 (0.2227)time since birthwet weight Teal2003
LW see Fig. 4 (0.06919)time since birthwet weight Teal2003
Pseudo-data at Tref
DataGeneralised animalClupea harengusUnitDescription
v 0.02 0.0867cm/denergy conductance
kap 0.8 0.7365-allocation fraction to soma
kap_R 0.95 0.95-reproduction efficiency
p_M 18 34.41J/^3vol-spec som maint
k_J 0.002 0.0021/dmaturity maint rate coefficient
kap_G 0.8 0.8019-growth efficiency


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Bibtex file with references for this entry

Lorna Teal, 2011/11/18 (last modified by Bas Kooijman 2016/10/27)

accepted: 2016/02/24

refer to this entry as: AmP Clupea harengus version 2016/02/24