Predictions & Data for this entry

Model: abj climate: Cfb, Dfb migrate:
COMPLETE = 2.5 ecozone: THp food: bjCi, jiHl
MRE = 0.075 habitat: 0iFm, 0iFp gender: D
SMSE = 0.072 embryo: Fbb reprod: O

Zero-variate data
ab 18 18.58 (0.03243)dage at birthSmitReic2013
ap365 371.1 (0.01679)dage at pubertyWiki
am1825 1825 (5.803e-05)dlife spanfishbase
Lb0.4 0.48 (0.2001)cmstandard length at birthBattStoi2005
Lp3.25 3.82 (0.1755)cmstandard length at pubertyWiki
Li8.61 8.21 (0.0464)cmultimate standard lengthBattStoi2005
Wb0.002 0.001868 (0.06619)gwet weight at birthBattStoi2005
Wp 1 0.9415 (0.05852)gwet weight at pubertyBattStoi2005
Wi8.63 9.345 (0.08281)gultimate wet weightBattStoi2005
Ri0.3726 0.3731 (0.001303)#/dreprod rate at 4 cmKone2012
Uni-variate data
DatasetFigure(RE)Independent variableDependent variableReference
tW see Fig. 1 (0.05601)time since birthwet weightBattStoi2005
LW see Fig. 2 (0.1592)standard lengthwet weightBattStoi2005
Pseudo-data at Tref
DataGeneralised animalRhodeus amarusUnitDescription
v 0.02 0.02975cm/denergy conductance
kap 0.8 0.9036-allocation fraction to soma
kap_R 0.95 0.95-reproduction efficiency
p_M 18 37.75J/^3vol-spec som maint
k_J 0.002 0.0021/dmaturity maint rate coefficient
kap_G 0.8 0.8017-growth efficiency


  • [Wiki]
  • [fishbase]
  • [BattStoi2005] K. W. BATTES and I. STOICA. Bitterling growth biology (Rhodeus amarus L.) in the Bistria River. Analele Univ. Oradea, Fasc. Biologie, 12:21--29, 2005.
  • [Kone2012] M. Konecna. Reproduction mode of European bitterling (Rhodeus amarus, Bloch, 1782) determined through rapid oocyte counts and size determination using digital imaging. J. Appl. Ichthyol., 28:806--810, 2012.
  • [Kooy2010] S.A.L.M. Kooijman. Dynamic Energy Budget theory for metabolic organisation. Cambridge Univ. Press, Cambridge, 2010.
  • [SmitReic2013] C. Smith and M. Reichard. A sperm competition model for the European bitterling (Rhodeus amarus). Behaviour, 150:1709--1730, 2013.

Bibtex file with references for this entry

Bas Kooijman, 2017/02/14

accepted: 2017/02/14

refer to this entry as: AmP Rhodeus amarus version 2017/02/14