Predictions & Data for this entry

Model: abj climate: MC migrate: Mo
COMPLETE = 2.6 ecozone: MAE food: biPz
MRE = 0.256 habitat: 0iMcp gender: D
SMSE = 0.351 embryo: Fpe reprod: O

Zero-variate data
ab 6 4.951 (0.1748)dage at birthGarrSaiz2012
aj 60 74.09 (0.2348)dage at metamRe1996
ap292 390 (0.3357)dage at pubertyPecqPeti2009
am1825 1825 (0.0001165)dlife spanPecq2008
Lb0.3 0.0806 (0.7313)cmstandard length at birthCataFolk2010
Lj3.75 1.4 (0.6266)cmstandard length at metamRe1996
Lp 9 9.076 (0.008417)cmstandard length at pubertyPecqPeti2009
Li 18 23.51 (0.3063)cmultimate total lengthPecq2008
Wb2.416e-06 2.674e-06 (0.1068)gdry weight at birthCataFolk2010
Wj0.19 0.01402 (0.9262)gdry weight at metamPecq2008
Wp4.74 3.818 (0.1947)gwet weight at pubertyPecq2008
Wi43.86 48.4 (0.1034)gultimate wet weightPecq2008
Ri900 891 (0.009976)#/dmaximum reprod rate Pecq2008
Uni-variate data
DatasetFigure(RE)Independent variableDependent variableReference
Tah see Fig. 1 (0.0243)temperatureage at hatch Regn1996
tL see Fig. 2 (0.06364)time since birthtotal length Pecq2008
Pseudo-data at Tref
DataGeneralised animalEngraulis encrasicolusUnitDescription
v 0.02 0.01944cm/denergy conductance
kap 0.8 0.9901-allocation fraction to soma
kap_R 0.95 0.95-reproduction efficiency
p_M 18 54.67J/^3vol-spec som maint
k_J 0.002 0.0021/dmaturity maint rate coefficient
kap_G 0.8 0.8241-growth efficiency


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Bibtex file with references for this entry

Laure Pecquerie, Bas Kooijman, 2013/03/04

accepted: 2015/09/21

refer to this entry as: AmP Engraulis encrasicolus version 2015/09/21