Predictions & Data for this entry

Model: abj climate: MB, MC migrate:
COMPLETE = 2.5 ecozone: MANE, MAm food: bjPz, jiCi
MRE = 0.059 habitat: 0jMp, jiMb gender: D
SMSE = 0.068 embryo: Ms reprod: O

Zero-variate data
ab 45 42.2 (0.06218)dage at birthJoneRick2010
tp190 199.9 (0.0519)dtime since birth at pubertyJoneRick2010
am270 270.1 (0.000527)dlife spanJoneRick2010
Lb0.2 0.2075 (0.0373)cmdorsal mantle length at birthJoneRick2010
Lp1.7 1.61 (0.05317)cmdorsal mantle length at pubertyJoneRick2010
Li2.1 2.243 (0.06832)cmdorsal mantle length at deathJoneRick2010
Ni161 159.9 (0.00661)#cum reprod at deathJoneRick2010
Uni-variate data
DatasetFigure(RE)Independent variableDependent variableReference
tL see Fig. 1 (0.07829)time since birthdorsal mantle lengthJoneRick2010
LW see Fig. 2 (0.1717)dorsal mantle lengthwet weightYauBoyl1996
Pseudo-data at Tref
DataGeneralised animalSepiola atlanticaUnitDescription
v 0.02 0.01366cm/denergy conductance
kap 0.8 0.7236-allocation fraction to soma
kap_R 0.95 0.95-reproduction efficiency
p_M 18 17.99J/^3vol-spec som maint
k_J 0.002 0.0021/dmaturity maint rate coefficient
kap_G 0.8 0.8005-growth efficiency


  • Death is programmed, not by ageing; reprod once just before death (ref: YauBoyl1996)


  • [Wiki]
  • [JoneRick2010] N. J. E. Jones and C. A. Richardson. Laboratory culture, growth, and the life cycle of the little cuttlefish Sepiola atlantica (Cephalopoda: Sepiolidae). Journal of Shellfish Research, 29:241--246, 2010.
  • [Kooy2010] S.A.L.M. Kooijman. Dynamic Energy Budget theory for metabolic organisation. Cambridge Univ. Press, Cambridge, 2010.
  • [YauBoyl1996] C. Yau and P. R. Boyle. Ecology of Sepiola atlantical (Mollusca: Cephalopoda) in the shallow sublittoral zone. J. mar. biol. Ass. U.K., 76:733--748, 1996.

Bibtex file with references for this entry

Bas Kooijman, 2012/12/11 (last modified by Bas Kooijman 2016/10/14)

accepted: 2016/01/10

refer to this entry as: AmP Sepiola atlantica version 2016/01/10