Predictions & Data for this entry

Model: abj climate: MC migrate: Mda phylum:
COMPLETE = 2.5 ecozone: MAE food: bjCi, jiCic, jiCvf class:
MRE = 0.079 habitat: 0jFr, jiMpe gender: D order:
SMSE = 0.084 embryo: Fg reprod: O family:

Zero-variate data
ab_4117 139.1 (0.189)dage at birth at 4COjanBran2003
ab_8 63 62.17 (0.01323)dage at birth at 8COjanBran2003
ap1095 1284 (0.1729)dage at puberty OjanBran2003, Elli1984
am3650 3603 (0.01292)dlife span KlemAmun2003
Lh1.5 1.696 (0.1309)cmtotal length at hatchOjanBran2003
Lb 2 1.944 (0.02814)cmtotal length at birthKlemAmun2003
Lp 35 35.26 (0.00756)cmtotal length at pubertyKlemAmun2003
Li110 110.5 (0.004873)cmultimate total length Elli1994
Ri5.479 5.423 (0.01036)#/dmaximum reprod rate Elli1984
Uni-variate data
DatasetFigure(RE)Independent variableDependent variableReference
Tah see Fig. 1 (0.06379)temperatureage at hatch OjanBran2003
LW see Fig. 2 (0.2321)lengthwet weight Elli1975
Pseudo-data at Tref
DataGeneralised animalSalmo truttaUnitDescription
v 0.02 0.1648cm/denergy conductance
kap 0.8 0.965-allocation fraction to soma
kap_R 0.95 0.95-reproduction efficiency
p_M 18 115.3J/^3vol-spec som maint
k_J 0.002 0.0021/dmaturity maint rate coefficient
kap_G 0.8 0.8002-growth efficiency


  • The alevin hatches from the egg, but is fed by yolk 7 - 30 days before external feeding starts (ref: KlemAmun2003)


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Bibtex file with references for this entry

Jan-Erik Thrane, 2009/11/15 (last modified by Bas Kooijman 2016/10/27)

accepted: 2015/11/06

refer to this entry as: AmP Salmo trutta version 2015/11/06