Growth of Chelonia mydas
Auximetric graph M vs K graph
M vs K graph
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Main Ref. : 74665     Data Ref. :74642
Data Type : others 
Sex : unsexed 
L infinity (cm) : 101.0 CL 95% confidence limit:      
K (1/y) : 0.040   ELEFAN I n: r2: 95% confidence limit:      
to (y) : 0.00 95% confidence limit:  
Winf. : 156.5 kg as given in Main Ref. or Ref. for growth   b used :3.000 Ø' : 2.61
C : 0.40000
M (1/y) : 0.160  M Ref. :74642   M doubtful? n: r2: 95% confidence limit:      
length-converted catch curve in unexploited population
Lm (cm) :     Unsexed   Lm Ref. :  
Locality : Bahia Magdalena
Country : Mexico
Environment: open waters 
Temp. :         Temp. Ref. :  
Comment : Seasonal VBGF parameters; Ts= 0.75 from Ref. 74642 (page 35). Growth is 3 times higher in summer (0.28 cm per month) than winter 0.09 cm/month; average growth rate 1.62 cm per year. Linf measured as straight carapace length; K from theta prime.
Entered by Dar, Christine on 03.20.08
Modified by Parducho, Vina Angelicaon 11.25.15
 
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