There are many reasons to buy Copepod from Aquatic Live Food (ALF) as food for Mandarin fish and corals.
Ocean animals like Mandarin fish, seahorses, corals, squid, cuttlefish, shellfish, clams, all the way up to the our exciting whales, depend on eating those lovely live copepods as an integral part of their diet. Live copepods and Phytoplankton are the best live fish food you can feed your saltwater reef or fish aquarium tank.
When you buy Copepods and Amphipods for sale online, it’s best to find a dependable source, someone with the most variety of copepod types available in one place. Buy Copepods straight from our Larviculture farm so you get the freshest copepods, rotifers, clam shrimp and when available amphipods and Mysid shrimp. This is the best way to get quality feed copepods online.
Products like our Ultimate Reef Mix have 5 types of copepods, 3 types of rotifer, clam shrimp, salps mixed together along with 6 types of essential phytoplankton which is the key to healthy copepod and zooplankton population.
If you buy our copepods once a month to feed your fish, corals and invertebrates, you will notice an improvement in their health, colour and vitality.
By introducing a range of copepods to your tank like the wild mix, these copepods can establish a breeding colony and start reproducing in the tank for a constant supply of the most nutritious fish food for healthy reef life. The wild zooplankton mix contains large numbers (1500-200) copepod nauplius (Nauplius = 6 instar stages) (Copepodite = juvenile copepod, 5 stages of change). Copepod Life Stages
Copepods and Amphipods are a very important and essential source of vitamins, omega 3 and 6, and various enzymes that fish and corals need to lead the most productive life in captivity.
For more information follow these links:
Have a look at; https://www.aquaticlivefood.com.au/how-to-start-your-own-copepod-culture/
Or try; https://www.aquaticlivefood.com.au/shop/ultimate-reef-mix/