Predictions & Data for this entry

Model: abj climate: MC migrate: Mo
COMPLETE = 2.5 ecozone: MAN food: bjPz, jiCi
MRE = 0.214 habitat: 0jMp, jiMcd gender: D
SMSE = 0.192 embryo: Mp reprod: O

Zero-variate data
ab 8 10.56 (0.3198)dage at birthfishbase
am9125 9238 (0.01237)dlife spanfishbase
Lp30.4 25.77 (0.1524)cmtotal length at pubertyfishbase
Li 60 50.27 (0.1622)cmultimate total lengthfishbase
Wwb0.00055 0.0004573 (0.1686)gwet weight at birthfishbase
Wwp167 197 (0.1795)gwet weight at pubertyfishbase
Wwi1500 1462 (0.02514)gultimate female wet weightfishbase
R26134.2 214.9 (0.6006)#/dreprod rate at 26.8 cmBage1963
R421641 878.5 (0.4647)#/dreprod rate at 42 cmBage1963
Uni-variate data
DatasetFigure(RE)Independent variableDependent variableReference
tL see Fig. 1 (0.05458)time since birthtotal lengthMagn2007
Pseudo-data at Tref
DataGeneralised animalGlyptocephalus cynoglossusUnitDescription
v 0.02 0.03317cm/denergy conductance
kap 0.8 0.5873-allocation fraction to soma
kap_R 0.95 0.95-reproduction efficiency
p_M 18 100.4J/^3vol-spec som maint
k_J 0.002 0.0021/dmaturity maint rate coefficient
kap_G 0.8 0.8018-growth efficiency


  • Preferred temperature 6 C (ref: fishbase)
  • Differences between males and females are small (ref: fishbase)
  • demersal (ref: fishbase)
  • Length-Weight relationship: W in g = 0.0031 * (L in cm)^3.19 (ref: fishbase)


  • [Wiki]
  • [fishbase]
  • [Bage1963] T. B. Bagenal. The fecundity of witches in the Firth of Clyde. Journal of Mar. Biol. Assoc. UK, 43, 1963.
  • [Kooy2010] S.A.L.M. Kooijman. Dynamic Energy Budget theory for metabolic organisation. Cambridge Univ. Press, Cambridge, 2010.
  • [Magn2007] E. Magnussen. Interpopulation comparison of growth patterns of 14 fish species on Faroe Bank: are all fishes on the bank fast-growing? Journal of Fish Biology, 71, 2007.

Bibtex file with references for this entry

Bas Kooijman, 2017/03/19

accepted: 2017/03/19

refer to this entry as: AmP Glyptocephalus cynoglossus version 2017/03/19