Predictions & Data for this entry

Model: std climate: Cfa, Cfb, Dfa, Dfb, Dfc migrate:
COMPLETE = 2.2 ecozone: TH food: biPp, biD
MRE = 0.114 habitat: 0iFp, 0iFl, 0iFm gender: D
SMSE = 0.110 embryo: Fbf reprod: Apf

Zero-variate data
am 65 59.93 (0.07802)dlife spanXianBopi1976
Lb0.06 0.06815 (0.1359)cmtotal length at birthguess
Lp0.116 0.1096 (0.05544)cmtotal length at pubertyVijv1980
Li0.263 0.2822 (0.07298)cmultimate total lengthXianBopi1976
Ri4.706 4.376 (0.07008)#/dmaximum reprod rateguess
Uni-variate data
DatasetFigure(RE)Independent variableDependent variableReference
tL see Fig. 1 (0.09523)time since birthlengthVijv1980
Tab see Fig. 2 (0.1735)temperatureage at birthVijv1980
LWd see Fig. 3 (0.234)lengthashfree dry weightBaudRave1972
Pseudo-data at Tref
DataGeneralised animalDaphnia hyalinaUnitDescription
v 0.02 0.08cm/denergy conductance
kap 0.8 0.59-allocation fraction to soma
kap_R 0.95 0.95-reproduction efficiency
p_M 18 1600J/^3vol-spec som maint
k_J 0.002 0.0021/dmaturity maint rate coefficient
kap_G 0.8 0.8083-growth efficiency


  • parthenogenetic reproduction, continuous moulting; cladocerans reach maturity in 3-8 moults (ref: Wiki)


  • [Wiki]
  • [BaudRave1972] M.F. Baudouin and O. Ravera. Weight, size, and chemical composition of some freshwater zooplankters: Daphnia hyalina (Leydig). Technical report, Biology directorate (DG III), Comm Eur Communities, 1972.
  • [Kooy2010] S.A.L.M. Kooijman. Dynamic Energy Budget theory for metabolic organisation. Cambridge Univ. Press, Cambridge, 2010.
  • [Vijv1980] J. Vijverberg. Effect if temperature in laboratory studies on the development and growth of cladocera and copepoda from Tjeukemeer, the Netherlands. Freshwater Biol, 10:317--340, 1980.
  • [XianBopi1976] L. Xian and H Bo-ping. The effect of food from eutrophic lake on the growth and reproduction of Daphnia hyalina. Ecol. Sci., 25:116--121, 1976.

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Bas Kooijman, 2011/11/16 (last modified by Bas Kooijman 2016/01/10)

accepted: 2016/01/10

refer to this entry as: AmP Daphnia hyalina version 2016/01/10