Acartia tonsa is a pelagic (open water) calanoid copepod that offers new and exciting feeding opportunities for the marine keeper & breeder.Adults provide excellent food for Seahorses and corals, whilst the minute nauplii are especially useful for the cultivation of difficult to breed marine fish such as Mandarinfish & Pipefish.
Ideal feed for Copepods, Rotifers, Corals, Filter-feeders and other organisms that make use of live phytoplankton. Premium Reef Mix is ideal for aquariums of all sizes. With a guideline dosage rate of 1 ml per 100 l.Our 50x concentrated Premium Reef Mix is blended from the following two nutritionally important alga:Tetraselmis suecica Chaetoceros muelleri
Parvocalanus crassirostris is a small, pelagic calanoid copepod. The nauplii (larval stage) are small, measuring in the 50-100 µm range, making them a suitable feed for small-gape larval fish. Copepodites and adults range in size from 100 to 400 µm.