Predictions & Data for this entry

Model: abj climate: MC migrate: phylum:
COMPLETE = 2.4 ecozone: MAE food: bjPz, jpCi, piCvf class:
MRE = 0.146 habitat: 0jMp, jiMd gender: D order:
SMSE = 0.121 embryo: Mp reprod: O family:

Zero-variate data
ab 10 13.49 (0.3489)dage at birthfishbase
tp1606 1372 (0.1455)dtime since birth at puberty for femalePineSain2003
tpm912.5 879.7 (0.036)dtime since birth at puberty for malePineSain2003
am7300 6865 (0.05953)dlife spanfishbase
Lp 45 55.08 (0.224)cmtotal length at puberty for femalesPineSain2003
Lpm32.8 37.29 (0.1369)cmtotal length at puberty for malesPineSain2003
Li140 111.7 (0.2018)cmultimate total lengthfishbase
Wwb0.00052 0.0004024 (0.2262)gwet weight at birthfishbase
Wwi1.78e+04 1.794e+04 (0.007977)gultimate wet weightfishbase
Ri1.014e+04 8799 (0.132)#/dmax reprod rate at 78 cmfishbase
Uni-variate data
DatasetFigure(RE)Independent variableDependent variableReference
tL_f see Fig. 1 (0.1196)time since birthtotal lengthPineSain2003
tL_m see Fig. 1 (0.07881)time since birthtotal lengthPineSain2003
LW see Fig. 2 (0.1751)total lengthwet weightPineSain2003
Pseudo-data at Tref
DataGeneralised animalMerluccius merlucciusUnitDescription
v 0.02 0.0124cm/denergy conductance
kap 0.8 0.509-allocation fraction to soma
kap_R 0.95 0.95-reproduction efficiency
p_M 18 174.6J/^3vol-spec som maint
k_J 0.002 0.0021/dmaturity maint rate coefficient
kap_G 0.8 0.7998-growth efficiency


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


Bibtex file with references for this entry

Bas Kooijman, 2017/03/15

accepted: 2017/03/15

refer to this entry as: AmP Merluccius merluccius version 2017/03/15