Comparison of Gompertz growth model parameters nested by Sex.

<p><i>A</i> – asymptotic length, <i>b</i> – integration constant, <i>k</i> – growth rate constant, nls S.E – standard error derived from nonlinear least squares model, Bootstrap S.E – Standard error derived from 1000 bootstrap resamplings of the data and refitting of the model.</p>