Predictions & Data for this entry

Model: abj climate: Cfa migrate:
COMPLETE = 2.5 ecozone: THn food: biD
MRE = 0.136 habitat: 0iFc gender: D
SMSE = 0.121 embryo: Fbf reprod: O

Zero-variate data
ab 25 23.31 (0.06763)dage at birthHyneHarp1972
tp130 140.5 (0.08091)dtime since birth at pubertyguess
am460 460 (2.499e-05)dlife spanHyneHarp1972
Lb0.19 0.1824 (0.04013)cmtotal length at birthWateHoke1980
Lp0.7 0.7409 (0.05842)cmtotal length at pubertyWateHoke1980
Li1.6 1.508 (0.0574)cmultimate total lengthWateHoke1980
Wdb2e-05 2.102e-05 (0.05092)gdry weight at birthWateHoke1980
Wdp0.00153 0.001409 (0.07895)gdry weight at pubertyWateHoke1980
Wdi0.0115 0.01189 (0.0336)gultimate dry weightWateHoke1980
Ri0.3699 0.3775 (0.02063)#/dmaximum reprod rateHyneHarp1972
Uni-variate data
DatasetFigure(RE)Independent variableDependent variableReference
LN_12 see Fig. 1 (0.1686)lengthnumber of eggs per broodMill1982
LN_11 see Fig. 1 (0.1811)lengthnumber of eggs per broodHyneHarp1972
LN_13 see Fig. 1 (0.1948)lengthnumber of eggs per broodHyneHarp1972
LN_19 see Fig. 1 (0.1504)lengthnumber of eggs per broodHyneHarp1972
LN_18 see Fig. 1 (0.3833)lengthnumber of eggs per broodHyneHarp1972
LN_112 see Fig. 1 (0.5494)lengthnumber of eggs per broodHyneHarp1972
LN_0 see Fig. 2 (7.173)lengthnumber of eggs per broodHyneHarp1972
LN_3 see Fig. 3 (7.788)lengthnumber of eggs per broodHyneHarp1972
LN_6 see Fig. 4 (4.992)lengthnumber of eggs per broodHyneHarp1972
LN_16 see Fig. 1 (0.2024)lengthnumber of eggs per broodHyneHarp1972
Pseudo-data at Tref
DataGeneralised animalGammarus pseudolimnaeusUnitDescription
v 0.02 0.0151cm/denergy conductance
kap 0.8 0.9133-allocation fraction to soma
kap_R 0.95 0.95-reproduction efficiency
p_M 18 124J/^3vol-spec som maint
k_J 0.002 0.0021/dmaturity maint rate coefficient
kap_G 0.8 0.8017-growth efficiency


  • [Wiki]
  • [HyneHarp1972] H. B. N. Hynes and F. Harper. The life histories of Gammarus lacustris and G. pseudolimnaeus in Southern Ontario. Crustaceana Supplement, 3:329--341, 1972.
  • [Kooy2010] S.A.L.M. Kooijman. Dynamic Energy Budget theory for metabolic organisation. Cambridge Univ. Press, Cambridge, 2010.
  • [Mill1982] S. A. Miller. The life-history of Gammarus pseudolimnaeus Bousfield in a Central Wisconsin stream (Amphipoda, Gammaridea). Crustaceana, 43(JUL):89--99, 1982.
  • [WateHoke1980] T. F. Waters and J. C. Hokenstrom. Annual production and drift of the stream amphipod Gammarus pseudolimnaeus in Valley Creek, Minnesota. Limnology and Oceanography, 25:700--710, 1980.

Bibtex file with references for this entry

Nika Galic, 2013/05/09 (last modified by Bas Kooijman 2016/02/28)

accepted: 2016/02/28

refer to this entry as: AmP Gammarus pseudolimnaeus version 2016/02/28