Predictions & Data for this entry

Model: hep climate: Cfb, Dfb, Dfc migrate:
COMPLETE = 2.0 ecozone: TH food: beH, beD, beS
MRE = 0.084 habitat: 0eFr, 0eFc, eiTg gender: D
SMSE = 0.131 embryo: Fs reprod: O

Zero-variate data
ab 17 16.87 (0.007657)dage at birthDegr1960
am365 364.9 (0.0001719)dlife spanHaybMalz2002
L00.0234 0.02353 (0.005582)cmegg lengthDegr1960
Lj 2 1.96 (0.02017)cmultimate lengthBaueSold2012
Li1.9 1.871 (0.01514)cmultimate forewing lengthBaueSold2012
Ni9341 9340 (0.0001146)#maximum egg numberDegr1960
Uni-variate data
DatasetFigure(RE)Independent variableDependent variableReference
tL see Fig. 1 (0.08122)timelengthSand1981
LW see Fig. 2 (0.2356)total lengthdry weightHaue2011
LW2 see Fig. 2 (0.3913)total lengthdry weightBeck2011
Pseudo-data at Tref
DataGeneralised animalEpeorus assimilisUnitDescription
v 0.02 0.01822cm/denergy conductance
kap 0.8 0.9952-allocation fraction to soma
kap_R 0.95 0.95-reproduction efficiency
p_M 18 493.9J/^3vol-spec som maint
k_J 0.002 0.0021/dmaturity maint rate coefficient
kap_G 0.8 0.7994-growth efficiency


  • This entry was financially supported by the CEFIC Long-range Research Initiative (project number ECO28)


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Kim Ladermann, Andre Gergs &Kristin Katrin Weiss, 2017/08/31 (last modified by Kim Ladermann, et al. 2018/02/18)

accepted: 2018/02/18

refer to this entry as: AmP Epeorus assimilis version 2018/02/18