Growth parameters for Acanthaster planci
 
Maximum Length 80cm WD
n = 7
Note that studies where Loo is very different (+/- 1/3) from Lmax are doubtful.

Auximetric graph [n = 0]

ø = 2.79
L inf = 34.2 cm TL
K = 0.5
Median record no. 4
Ref. 84257
Loo
(cm)
Length Type K
(1/y)
to Sex M
(1/y)
Temp° C Lm Ø' Country Locality Questionable Captive
23.70 TL 1.700 2.98 Guam Hospital point Yes No
29.40 TL 0.760 2.82 Guam South Tumon Bay Yes No
31.10 TL 0.830 2.90 Guam Double Reef Yes No
34.20 TL 0.530 2.79 Fiji Suva Reef Yes No
34.20 TL 0.530 2.79 Philippines Tubbataha Reef Yes No
42.20 TL 0.610 3.04 Australia Davis Reef Yes No
44.40 TL 0.500 2.99 Australia Davis Reef Yes No
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