Table 1.

Morphometric data for A. mississippiensis juvenile and adult forms

Model parameterEllipsoidal headEllipsoidal bodyConical tail
Juvenile (N=9)
   a (m)0.0230.047l=0.16
   b (m)0.0150.015r=0.0075
   c (m)0.0150.015
   m (kg)0.01440.03910.0098
   i (kg m2)1.3×10–63.5×10–61.6×10–7
   I (kg m2)2.2×10–61.9×10–59.5×10–6
Adult (N=1)
   a (m)0.480.90l=1.60
   b (m)0.250.33r=0.23
   c (m)0.250.33
   m (kg)17.3565.9332.39
   i (kg m2)0.432.870.51
   I (kg m2)1.0212.123.37
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