Predictions & Data for this entry

Model: abj climate: MA, MB, MC migrate:
COMPLETE = 2.5 ecozone: MAW food: bjP, jiD, jiS
MRE = 0.042 habitat: 0bMb, bjMpe, jiMb gender: D
SMSE = 0.045 embryo: Mbf reprod: O

Zero-variate data
ab 20 20.01 (0.0005199)dage at birthWels1975
tp 40 38.12 (0.04699)dtime since birth at pubertyWels1975
am400 398.3 (0.004309)dlife spanWels1975
Lb0.26 0.2967 (0.1411)cmtotal length at birthWels1975
Lp1.8 1.828 (0.01557)cmtotal length at pubertyWels1975
Li 5 5.221 (0.04427)cmultimate total lengthWels1975
Wwb0.0002 0.0001899 (0.05059)gwet weight at birthWels1975
Wwp0.044 0.04441 (0.009359)gwet weight at pubertyWels1975
Wwi 1 1.035 (0.0349)gultimate wet weightWels1975
Ri1.33 1.328 (0.001239)#/dmaximum reprod rateChaz2009
Uni-variate data
DatasetFigure(RE)Independent variableDependent variableReference
tL see Fig. 1 (0.112)time since birthlengthWels1975
Pseudo-data at Tref
DataGeneralised animalPalaemonetes pugioUnitDescription
v 0.02 0.01903cm/denergy conductance
kap 0.8 0.9918-allocation fraction to soma
kap_R 0.95 0.95-reproduction efficiency
p_M 18 326.6J/^3vol-spec som maint
k_J 0.002 0.0021/dmaturity maint rate coefficient
kap_G 0.8 0.8003-growth efficiency


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  • [Chaz2009] S. Cházaro-Olvera. Growth, mortality, and fecundity of Palaemonetes pugio from a lagoon system inlet in the Southwestern Gulf of Mexico. JOURNAL OF CRUSTACEAN BIOLOGY, 29(2):201--207, 2009.
  • [Kooy2010] S.A.L.M. Kooijman. Dynamic Energy Budget theory for metabolic organisation. Cambridge Univ. Press, Cambridge, 2010.
  • [Wels1975] B. L. Welsh. The role of grass shrimp, Palaemonetes pugio, in a tidal marsh ecosystem. Ecology, 56:513--530, 1975.

Bibtex file with references for this entry

Jan Baas, Bas Kooijman, 2014/05/05 (last modified by Bas Kooijman 2016/10/17)

accepted: 2016/11/01

refer to this entry as: AmP Palaemonetes pugio version 2016/11/01