Predictions & Data for this entry

Model: std climate: Af, Am, Cfa migrate: phylum:
COMPLETE = 2.7 ecozone: TN food: biCi class:
MRE = 0.109 habitat: 0iFm, 0iMm gender: Hsmm order:
SMSE = 0.104 embryo: Fh reprod: O family:

Zero-variate data
ab 20 15.8 (0.2101)dage at birthSakaNoak2000
ap 35 41.97 (0.1991)dage at pubertySakaNoak2000
am1460 1460 (6.474e-05)dlife spanguess
Lb0.51 0.6585 (0.2912)cmtotal length at birthSakaNoak2000
Lp1.7 1.319 (0.2244)cmtotal length at pubertySakaNoak2000
Li4.5 4.727 (0.05041)cmultimate total lengthGargSaka2004
Ww20.15 0.1524 (0.01567)gwet weight at 2.64 cmParkAoki2010
GSI0.003817 0.003814 (0.0009983)-gonado somatic indexParkAoki2010
Uni-variate data
DatasetFigure(RE)Independent variableDependent variableReference
tL see Fig. 1 (0.09831)time since birthstandard lengthGargSaka2004
tL_1 see Fig. 2 (0.05234)time since birthtotal lengthSakaNoak2000
tL_0 see Fig. 2 (0.06191)time since birthtotal lengthSakaNoak2000
Pseudo-data at Tref
DataGeneralised animalKryptolebias marmoratusUnitDescription
v 0.02 0.01045cm/denergy conductance
kap 0.8 0.8398-allocation fraction to soma
kap_R 0.95 0.95-reproduction efficiency
p_M 18 193J/^3vol-spec som maint
k_J 0.002 0.0021/dmaturity maint rate coefficient
kap_G 0.8 0.8012-growth efficiency


  • hermaphroditic (above 25 C), with primary males (below 20 C)and secondary males (hermaphrodites that lost female function); internal self-fertilisation; in presence of males, hermaphrodites lay unfertilised eggs (ref: SakaNoak2000, Wiki)


  • [Wiki]
  • [GargSaka2004] M. V. C. Gargeda, Y. Sakakura, and A. Hagiwara. Early development of the self-fertilizing mangrove killifish Rivulus marmoratus reared in the laboratory. Ichthyol Res, 51:309--315, 2004.
  • [Kooy2010] S.A.L.M. Kooijman. Dynamic Energy Budget theory for metabolic organisation. Cambridge Univ. Press, Cambridge, 2010.
  • [ParkAoki2010] C.-B. Parka, J. Jun-ya Aokia, J.-S. Leec, M. Nagae, Y.-D. Lee, Y. Sakakuraf, A. Hagiwarab, and K. Soyano. The effects of 17β-estradiol on various reproductive parameters in the hermaphrodite fish Kryptolebias marmoratus. Aquatic Toxicology, 96:273--279, 2010.
  • [SakaNoak2000] Y. Sakakura and D. L. G. Noakes. Age, growth, and sexual development in the self-fertilizing hermaphroditic fish Rivulus marmoratus. Environmental Biology of Fishes, 59:309--317, 2000.

Bibtex file with references for this entry

Bas Kooijman, 2012/05/08 (last modified by Bas Kooijman 2016/10/18)

accepted: 2016/10/18

refer to this entry as: AmP Kryptolebias marmoratus version 2016/10/18