Predictions & Data for this entry

Model: abj climate: MC migrate:
COMPLETE = 2.5 ecozone: MANE food: bjPz, jiCi
MRE = 0.081 habitat: 0jMp, jiMcp gender: D
SMSE = 0.076 embryo: Mp reprod: O

Zero-variate data
am1825 1828 (0.00185)dlife spanfishbase
Lb0.25 0.3139 (0.2556)cmtotal length at birthMunkNiel2005
Lp13.4 11.98 (0.1058)cmtotal length at pubertyfishbase
Li 40 35.9 (0.1026)cmultimate total lengthfishbase
Wwb0.0005 0.0004653 (0.06941)gwet weight at birthMunkNiel2005
Wwp 25 25.88 (0.03528)gwet weight at pubertyfishbase
Wwi674 695.9 (0.03242)gultimate female wet weightfishbase
Ri58.8 59.12 (0.005348)#/dreprod rate at 26.5 cmWiki
Uni-variate data
DatasetFigure(RE)Independent variableDependent variableReference
tL see Fig. 1 (0.1226)time since birthtotal lengthMagn2007
Pseudo-data at Tref
DataGeneralised animalTrisopterus minutusUnitDescription
v 0.02 0.02013cm/denergy conductance
kap 0.8 0.9616-allocation fraction to soma
kap_R 0.95 0.95-reproduction efficiency
p_M 18 19.46J/^3vol-spec som maint
k_J 0.002 0.0021/dmaturity maint rate coefficient
kap_G 0.8 0.8009-growth efficiency


  • Preferred temperature 16 C (ref: fishbase)
  • Differences between males and females are small (ref: fishbase)
  • demersal (ref: fishbase)
  • Length-Weight relationship: W in g = 0.01030 * (L in cm)^3.006 (ref: fishbase)


  • [Wiki]
  • [fishbase]
  • [Kooy2010] S.A.L.M. Kooijman. Dynamic Energy Budget theory for metabolic organisation. Cambridge Univ. Press, Cambridge, 2010.
  • [Magn2007] E. Magnussen. Interpopulation comparison of growth patterns of 14 fish species on Faroe Bank: are all fishes on the bank fast-growing? Journal of Fish Biology, 71, 2007.
  • [MunkNiel2005] P. Munk and J. G. Nielsen. Eggs and larvae of North Sea fishes. biofolia, Frederiksberg, DK, 2005.

Bibtex file with references for this entry

Bas Kooijman, 2017/03/19

accepted: 2017/03/19

refer to this entry as: AmP Trisopterus minutus version 2017/03/19