Predictions & Data for this entry

Model: abj climate: Cfb, Dfb migrate: Mp
COMPLETE = 2.5 ecozone: THp food: biCi, jiHl, jiD
MRE = 0.075 habitat: 0iFp, 0iFm gender: D
SMSE = 0.071 embryo: Fh reprod: O

Zero-variate data
ah5.5 6.355 (0.1554)dage at hatchBeel2008
ab 13 10.82 (0.1677)dage at birthBeel2008
tp1278 1338 (0.0474)dage at puberty for femalesBeel2008
tpm912.5 821.6 (0.09967)dage at puberty for malesBeel2008
am7300 7260 (0.005495)dlife spanBeel2008
Lh0.45 0.3907 (0.1318)cmtotal length at hatchBeel2008
Lb0.53 0.6105 (0.1519)cmtotal length at birthBeel2008
Lp 24 22.75 (0.05225)cmtotal length at puberty for femalesBeel2008
Lpm15.5 14.94 (0.03582)cmtotal length at puberty for malesBeel2008
Li 84 78.52 (0.06529)cmultimate total lengthBeel2008
Wb0.00027 0.0002648 (0.01939)gwet weight at birthBeel2008
Wp239 240.9 (0.007991)gwet weight at puberty for femalesBeel2008
Wpm 65 68.33 (0.05122)gwet weight at puberty for malesBeel2008
Wi9950 9909 (0.004169)gultimate wet weightBeel2008
Uni-variate data
DatasetFigure(RE)Independent variableDependent variableReference
tL see Fig. 1 (0.01556)time since birthtotal lengthPompFran2012
LN see Fig. 2 (0.1297)total lengthfecundityBeel2008
WN see Fig. 3 (0.1278)wet weightfecundityBeel2008
Pseudo-data at Tref
DataGeneralised animalTinca tincaUnitDescription
v 0.02 0.01196cm/denergy conductance
kap 0.8 0.5689-allocation fraction to soma
kap_R 0.95 0.95-reproduction efficiency
p_M 18 11.14J/^3vol-spec som maint
k_J 0.002 0.00068191/dmaturity maint rate coefficient
kap_G 0.8 0.7988-growth efficiency
k 0.3 0.3206-maintenance ratio


  • Length-weight: Ww (in g) = 0.018654 * (TL in cm)^2.9762 (ref: Beel2008)


  • Males are assumed to differ from females by E_Hp only
  • In view of low somatic maintenance, pseudodata k_J = 0.002 1/d is replaced by pseudodata k = 0.3


  • [Wiki]
  • [fishbase]
  • [Beel2008] P. Beelen. Kennisdocument zeelt, Tinca tinca (Linnaeus, 1758). Technical report, Sportvisserij Nederland, 2008.
  • [Kooy2010] S.A.L.M. Kooijman. Dynamic Energy Budget theory for metabolic organisation. Cambridge Univ. Press, Cambridge, 2010.
  • [PompFran2012] L. Pompei, E. Franchi, D. Giannetto, and M. Lorenzoni. Growth and reproductive properties of tench, Tinca tinca Linnaeus, 1758 in Trasimeno Lake (Umbria, Italy). Knowledge and Management of A quatic Ecosystems (2012) 406, 07, 406(7), 2012.

Bibtex file with references for this entry

Bas Kooijman, 2017/08/15

accepted: 2017/08/15

refer to this entry as: AmP Tinca tinca version 2017/08/15