Predictions & Data for this entry

Model: abj climate: MC migrate: phylum:
COMPLETE = 2.5 ecozone: MIE, MPW food: biCi class:
MRE = 0.123 habitat: 0iMr gender: D order:
SMSE = 0.112 embryo: Mnm reprod: O family:

Zero-variate data
ab 4 4.258 (0.0645)dage at birthguess
tj 14 15.45 (0.1037)dtime since birth at pubertyKingOCal2017
tp 45 39.01 (0.1331)dtime since birth at pubertyKingOCal2017
am160 159.3 (0.004099)dlife spanKingOCal2017
Lb0.26 0.3213 (0.2358)cmstandard length at birthguess
Lj1.2 1.069 (0.1088)cmstandard length at metamKingOCal2017
Lp3.1 2.695 (0.1307)cmstandard length at pubertyguess
Li 7 6.128 (0.1246)cmultimate standard lengthKingOCal2017
Wwb0.0029 0.001977 (0.3184)gwet weight at birthguess
Wwj0.074 0.07288 (0.01512)gwet weight at puberty KingOCal2017, fishbase
Wwp1.05 1.166 (0.1107)gwet weight at pubertyguess
Wwi10.7 13.71 (0.2817)gultimate wet weight KingOCal2017, fishbase
Ri8.515 8.52 (0.000594)#/dmaximum reprod rateguess
Uni-variate data
DatasetFigure(RE)Independent variableDependent variableReference
tL1 see Fig. 1 (0.1044)time since birthstandard lengthKingOCal2017
tL2 see Fig. 1 (0.1254)time since birthstandard lengthKingOCal2017
tL3 see Fig. 1 (0.1105)time since birthstandard lengthKingOCal2017
Pseudo-data at Tref
DataGeneralised animalPomacentrus coelestisUnitDescription
v 0.02 0.0485cm/denergy conductance
kap 0.8 0.9716-allocation fraction to soma
kap_R 0.95 0.95-reproduction efficiency
p_M 18 170J/^3vol-spec som maint
k_J 0.002 0.0021/dmaturity maint rate coefficient
kap_G 0.8 0.8005-growth efficiency


  • Length-weight for Pomacentrus amboinensis: (W in g) = 0.04394 * (standard length in cm)^2.824; Error in fishbase: FL must be SL! (ref: fishbase)
  • Fork-Standard length: LS = 0.8 * LF, based on photo (ref: Wiki)


  • [Wiki]
  • [fishbase]
  • [KingOCal2017] M. J. Kingsford, M. D. O'Callaghan, L. Liggins, and G. Gerlach. The short-lived neon damsel Pomacentrus coelestis: implications for population dynamics. Journal of Fish Biology, 90:2041--2059, 2017.
  • [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, 2018/01/31

accepted: 2018/01/31

refer to this entry as: AmP Pomacentrus coelestis version 2018/01/31