Predictions & Data for this entry

Model: abj climate: MC migrate:
COMPLETE = 2.0 ecozone: MPN food: biPz
MRE = 0.050 habitat: 0jMp, jiMpb gender: D
SMSE = 0.068 embryo: Mp reprod: O

Zero-variate data
am2.665e+04 2.663e+04 (0.0004982)dlife spanfishbase
Lp 19 18.99 (0.000667)cmtotal length at pubertyAndr1997
Li104 101.6 (0.02315)cmultimate total lengthfishbase
Wwb0.0092 0.008888 (0.03386)gwet weight at birthfishbase
Wwi3000 3101 (0.03363)gultimate wet weightfishbase
Ri8.767 8.493 (0.03132)#/dmaximum reprod rateguess
Uni-variate data
DatasetFigure(RE)Independent variableDependent variableReference
tL_f see Fig. 1 (0.1833)time since birthtotal lengthAndr1997
tL_m see Fig. 1 (0.09625)time since birthtotal lengthAndr1997
Pseudo-data at Tref
DataGeneralised animalCoryphaenoides acrolepisUnitDescription
v 0.02 0.0202cm/denergy conductance
kap 0.8 0.9-allocation fraction to soma
kap_R 0.95 0.95-reproduction efficiency
p_M 18 18.28J/^3vol-spec som maint
k_J 0.002 0.0021/dmaturity maint rate coefficient
kap_G 0.8 0.8001-growth efficiency


  • temp 1-4 C; bathypelagic; depth range 300 - 3700 m, usually 900 - 1300 m (ref: fishbase)


  • males are assumed to differ from females by {p_Am} only


  • [Wiki]
  • [fishbase]
  • [Andr1997] A. H. Andrews. Age and growth of the Pacific grenadier (Family Macrouridae, Coryphaenoides acrolepis) with age estimate validation using improved radiometric ageing technique. PhD thesis, California State Universities, Faculty of Moss Landing Marine Laboratories, 1997.
  • [Kooy2010] S.A.L.M. Kooijman. Dynamic Energy Budget theory for metabolic organisation. Cambridge Univ. Press, Cambridge, 2010.

Bibtex file with references for this entry

Bas Kooijman, 2017/04/01

accepted: 2017/04/01

refer to this entry as: AmP Coryphaenoides acrolepis version 2017/04/01