Predictions & Data for this entry

Model: abj climate: MC migrate:
COMPLETE = 2.5 ecozone: MANE food: biPp
MRE = 0.072 habitat: 0iMpe, 0iMi gender: D
SMSE = 0.079 embryo: Mbf reprod: O

Zero-variate data
ab 23 19.02 (0.1731)dage at birthWinkGrev2002
tp106.8 113.9 (0.06672)dtime since birth at pubertyWinkGrev2002
am365 365.1 (0.0002934)dlife spanguess
Lb0.3 0.2862 (0.04589)cmtotal length at birthWinkGrev2002
Lj0.6 0.5903 (0.01616)cmlength at metamWinkGrev2002
Lp1.8 1.667 (0.07392)cmlength at pubertyWiki
Li2.6 2.477 (0.04739)cmultimate lengthWiki
Wdb5.78e-05 6.065e-05 (0.04937)gdry weight at birthWinkGrev2002
Wdp0.0125 0.01198 (0.04158)gdry weight at pubertyWiki
Wdi0.0376 0.0393 (0.04515)gultimate dry weightWiki
Uni-variate data
DatasetFigure(RE)Independent variableDependent variableReference
tL_10 see Fig. 1 (0.06413)time since birthtotal lengthWinkGrev2002
tL_15 see Fig. 1 (0.07489)time since birthtotal lengthWinkGrev2002
LN_15 see Fig. 2 (0.2397)standard lengthnumber of youngWinkGrev2002
Pseudo-data at Tref
DataGeneralised animalPraunus flexuosusUnitDescription
v 0.02 0.01178cm/denergy conductance
kap 0.8 0.992-allocation fraction to soma
kap_R 0.95 0.95-reproduction efficiency
p_M 18 478J/^3vol-spec som maint
k_J 0.002 0.0021/dmaturity maint rate coefficient
kap_G 0.8 0.8-growth efficiency


  • Females release eggs into a brood pouch or marsupium, where they are held until they hatch (ref: Wiki)
  • Closely associated with the seaweed Fucus vesiculosus (ref: Wiki)


  • The creation of this entry was supported by the Norwegian Science Council (NFR 255295)


  • [Wiki]
  • [Kooy2010] S.A.L.M. Kooijman. Dynamic Energy Budget theory for metabolic organisation. Cambridge Univ. Press, Cambridge, 2010.
  • [WinkGrev2002] G. Winkler and W. Greve. Laboratory studies of the effect of temperature on growth, moulting and reproduction in the co-occurring mysids Neomysis integer and Praunus flexuosus. Mar Ecol Prog Ser, 235:177--188, 2002.

Bibtex file with references for this entry

Bas Kooijman, Starrlight Augustine, 2017/09/27

accepted: 2017/09/27

refer to this entry as: AmP Praunus flexuosus version 2017/09/27