Predictions & Data for this entry

Model: abj climate: MA migrate:
COMPLETE = 2.5 ecozone: MI, MPW food: bjPz, biCi
MRE = 0.021 habitat: 0jMp, jiMr, jpMm gender: D
SMSE = 0.034 embryo: Mp reprod: O

Zero-variate data
am8395 8386 (0.001041)dlife spanfishbase
Lp18.7 18.78 (0.004338)cmfork length at puberty for femalesfishbase
Lpm16.7 16.95 (0.01495)cmfork length at puberty for malesfishbase
Li 35 34.55 (0.01278)cmultimate fork lengthfishbase
Wwb0.00032 0.0003188 (0.003811)gwet weight at birthHamaKuma1992
Wwp119 119.3 (0.002222)gwet weight at pubertyGranAbde2006
Wwpm 85 84.46 (0.006397)gwet weight at pubertyGranAbde2006
Wwi736 742.7 (0.009069)gultimate wet weightfishbase
GSI0.04 0.03999 (0.000359)-gonado somatic indexGranAbde2006
Uni-variate data
DatasetFigure(RE)Independent variableDependent variableReference
tL_f see Fig. 1 (0.0897)time since birthfork lengthGranAbde2006
tL_m see Fig. 1 (0.08248)time since birthfork lengthGranAbde2006
Pseudo-data at Tref
DataGeneralised animalLutjanus fulviflammaUnitDescription
v 0.02 0.022cm/denergy conductance
kap 0.8 0.9717-allocation fraction to soma
kap_R 0.95 0.95-reproduction efficiency
p_M 18 21.14J/^3vol-spec som maint
k_J 0.002 0.0021/dmaturity maint rate coefficient
kap_G 0.8 0.8006-growth efficiency


  • weight-length relationship: W = 0.0239 * FL^2.906 (ref: fishbase)
  • Marine; brackish; reef-associated; depth range 3 - 35 m. Tropical (ref: fishbase)


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


  • [Wiki]
  • [fishbase]
  • [GranAbde2006] E. M. Grandcourt, T. Z. Al Abdessalaam, and F. Francis. Age, growth, mortality and reproduction of the blackspot snapper, Lutjanus fulviflamma (Forsskål, 1775), in the southern Arabian Gulf. Fisheries Research, 78:203--210, 2006.
  • [HamaKuma1992] S. Hamamoto, S. Kumagai, K. Nosaka, S. Manabe, A. Kasuga, and Y. Iwatsuki. Reproductive behavior, eggs and larvae of a Lutjanid fish, Lutjanus stellatus, observed in an aquarium. Japanese Journal of Ichthyology, 30:219--228, 1992.
  • [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, 2017/04/12

accepted: 2017/04/12

refer to this entry as: AmP Lutjanus fulviflamma version 2017/04/12