Predictions & Data for this entry

Model: abj climate: MA migrate:
COMPLETE = 2.4 ecozone: MI food: biP, bjHa
MRE = 0.090 habitat: 0jMcp, jiMb gender: D
SMSE = 0.085 embryo: Mp reprod: O

Zero-variate data
ab 1 1.067 (0.06683)dage at birthguess
tj 15 17.74 (0.1825)dtime since birth at metamguess
tp365 298.6 (0.1818)dtime since birth at pubertyguess
am2008 2008 (8.398e-05)dlife spanSulaPray2012
Lj 1 0.777 (0.223)cmlength at metamguess
Lp 22 24.14 (0.0973)cmtest diameter at pubertyguess
Li 50 57.94 (0.1587)cmultimate test lengthWiki
Wwb4.2e-06 4.22e-06 (0.004777)gwet weight at birthguess
Wwp182 191.7 (0.05312)gwet weight at pubertyguess
Wwi2850 2650 (0.07035)gultimate wet weightWiki
Ri4.658e+04 4.664e+04 (0.001364)dmax reprod rateguess
Uni-variate data
DatasetFigure(RE)Independent variableDependent variableReference
tL see Fig. 1 (0.0362)time since metambody lengthSulaPray2012
Pseudo-data at Tref
DataGeneralised animalStichopus vastusUnitDescription
v 0.02 0.03959cm/denergy conductance
kap 0.8 0.9853-allocation fraction to soma
kap_R 0.95 0.95-reproduction efficiency
p_M 18 7.678J/^3vol-spec som maint
k_J 0.002 0.0021/dmaturity maint rate coefficient
kap_G 0.8 0.7979-growth efficiency


  • Planktontic 9 d auricularian larva, 5 d doliolarian larva, then settle as pentactular larva (ref: Wiki)


  • Life span of related Holothuria_scabra is much larger


  • [Wiki]
  • [iucn]
  • [Kooy2010] S.A.L.M. Kooijman. Dynamic Energy Budget theory for metabolic organisation. Cambridge Univ. Press, Cambridge, 2010.
  • [SulaPray2012] B. Sulardiono, S. B. Prayitno, and B. Hendrarto. The growth analysis of Stichopus vastus (Echinodermata: Stichopodidae) in Karimunjawa waters. Journal of Coastal Development, 15:315--323, 2012.

Bibtex file with references for this entry

Bas Kooijman, 2017/09/21

accepted: 2017/09/21

refer to this entry as: AmP Stichopus vastus version 2017/09/21