Predictions & Data for this entry

Model: abj climate: MA migrate: Mo
COMPLETE = 2.4 ecozone: MIE, MPW food: biCi
MRE = 0.056 habitat: 0iMpb gender: D
SMSE = 0.066 embryo: Ms reprod: O

Zero-variate data
am1095 1090 (0.004348)dlife spanFirdSoem2017
Lp21.4 21.43 (0.001331)cmtotal length at puberty for femalesGhos2014
Li38.5 40.35 (0.04817)cmultimate total length for femalesFirdSoem2017
Lim37.7 37.38 (0.008546)cmultimate total length for malesFirdSoem2017
Wwb0.00038 0.0003774 (0.006778)gwet weight at birthbarcode
Wwi233 212.1 (0.08958)gwet weight at 33 cm total length femaleFirdSoem2017
Wwim150 165.5 (0.1033)gwet weight at 31 cm total length maleFirdSoem2017
Ri1175 1169 (0.005718)#/dmax reprod rateGhos2014
Uni-variate data
DatasetFigure(RE)Independent variableDependent variableReference
LdL_f see Fig. 1 (0.1658)total lengthchange in total lengthFirdSoem2017
LdL_m see Fig. 1 (0.1256)total lengthchange in total lengthFirdSoem2017
Pseudo-data at Tref
DataGeneralised animalHarpadon nehereusUnitDescription
v 0.02 0.02328cm/denergy conductance
kap 0.8 0.9677-allocation fraction to soma
kap_R 0.95 0.95-reproduction efficiency
p_M 18 417.5J/^3vol-spec som maint
k_J 0.002 0.0021/dmaturity maint rate coefficient
kap_G 0.8 0.7999-growth efficiency


  • Preferred temperature 28 C (ref: fishbase)
  • benthopelagic; very phosphorescent (ref: fishbase)


  • males are assumed to differ from females by {p_Am} only


  • [Wiki]
  • [fishbase]
  • [barcode]
  • [FirdSoem2017] M. Firdaus, S. Soemarno, G. Bintoroc, and dan Tri Djoko Lelonod. Growth and age structure of nomei (Harpadon nehereus, Ham. 1822) in Juata Laut waters of Tarakan Island, North Borneo, Indonesian. International Journal of Sciences: Basic and Applied Research (IJSBAR), 31, 2017.
  • [Ghos2014] S. Ghosh. Fishery, reproductive biology and diet characteristics of bombay duck Harpadon nehereus from the Saurashtra coast. Indian Journal of Marine Sciences, 43, 2014.
  • [Kooy2010] S.A.L.M. Kooijman. Dynamic Energy Budget theory for metabolic organisation. Cambridge Univ. Press, Cambridge, 2010.

Bibtex file with references for this entry

Bas Kooijman, 2017/03/28

accepted: 2017/03/28

refer to this entry as: AmP Harpadon nehereus version 2017/03/28