Growth parameters for Genypterus capensis
 
Maximum Length 180cm TL
n = 10
Note that studies where Loo is very different (+/- 1/3) from Lmax are doubtful.
ø = 3.38
L inf = 133.0 cm 
K = 0.1
Median record no. 6
7235Ref. 7235
Loo
(cm)
Length Type K
(1/y)
to
(years)
Sex M
(1/y)
Temp° C Lm Ø' Country Locality Questionable Captive
99.8 TL 0.191 0.67 M 15.0 3.28 Namibia Walvis stock Yes No
101.0 NG 0.170 15.0 3.24 South Africa Southeast Atlantic No No
107.0 TL 0.189 1.11 M 15.0 3.34 South Africa Cape stock Yes No
125.0 0.148 M 15.0 3.36 South Africa West coast No No
130.0 0.149 M 18.0 3.40 South Africa South coast No No
133.0 0.135 F 15.0 3.38 South Africa West coast No No
138.0 TL 0.108 0.13 F 15.0 3.31 Namibia Walvis stock No No
142.0 0.138 F 18.0 3.44 South Africa South coast No No
151.0 TL 0.112 15.0 3.41 South Africa No No
166.0 TL 0.091 0.39 F 15.0 3.40 South Africa Cape stock No No
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