Predictions & Data for this entry

Model: abj climate: MC migrate: Mo phylum:
COMPLETE = 2.8 ecozone: MAE food: bjPz, jiCi class:
MRE = 0.155 habitat: 0jMp, jiMcd gender: D order:
SMSE = 0.157 embryo: Mp reprod: O family:

Zero-variate data
ah2.5 2.035 (0.1859)dage at hatchJone1972
tb 7 8.234 (0.1763)dtime since hatch at birthJone1972
tj 69 67.19 (0.02619)dtime since hatch at metamJone1973
ap1628 1511 (0.07179)dage at pubertyJone1974
am1.387e+04 1.37e+04 (0.01231)dlife spanWiki
Lh0.05 0.08455 (0.6909)cmtotal length at hatchguessed
Lb0.28 0.2825 (0.009055)cmtotal length at birthJone1972
Lj2.3 2.039 (0.1135)cmtotal length at metamJone1973
Lp46.01 39.46 (0.1424)cmtotal length at pubertyJone1974
Li84.2 86.03 (0.02171)cmultimate total lengthHamm2011
Wwb0.000188 0.000181 (0.03748)gwet weight at birthJone1972
Wwp1200 1281 (0.06758)gwet weight at pubertyJone1974
Wwi1.55e+04 1.328e+04 (0.1435)gultimate wet weightHamm2011
Ri2.274e+04 2.67e+04 (0.1743)#/dmaximum reprod rateJone1974
Uni-variate data
DatasetFigure(RE)Independent variableDependent variableReference
tL see Fig. 1 (0.1174)agetotal lengthJone1972
tL1 see Fig. 2 (0.4501)time since hatchtotal lengthJone1972
tL2 see Fig. 3 (0.1663)time since hatchtotal lengthJone1974
WN see Fig. 4 (0.2549)wet weightfecundityJone1974
LW see Fig. 5 (0.08874)total lengthwet weightsHamm2011
Pseudo-data at Tref
DataGeneralised animalPsetta maximaUnitDescription
v 0.02 0.05973cm/denergy conductance
kap 0.8 0.6858-allocation fraction to soma
kap_R 0.95 0.95-reproduction efficiency
p_M 18 26.72J/^3vol-spec som maint
k_J 0.002 0.0021/dmaturity maint rate coefficient
kap_G 0.8 0.8016-growth efficiency


  • [Wiki]
  • [Hamm2011] IMARES Frisbe database.
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  • [Jone1974] A. Jomes. Sexual maturity, fecundity and growth of the turgot Scophthalmus maximum L. J. Mar. biol. Ass. U.K, 54:109--125, 1974.
  • [Jone1972] A. Jones. Studies on egg development amd larval rearing of turgot, Scophthalmus maximus L., and brill, Scophthalmus rhombus L., in the laboratory. J. Mar bio. Ass. U.K., 52:965--986, 1972.
  • [Jone1973] A. Jones. Observations on the growth of turbot larvae Scophthalmus maximus L. reared in the laboratory. Aquaculture, 2:149--155, 1973.
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Bibtex file with references for this entry

Tessa van der Hammen, Lorna Teal, 2011/04/13 (last modified by Bas Kooijman 2016/10/17)

accepted: 2015/08/28

refer to this entry as: AmP Psetta maxima version 2015/08/28