Salt Lake Artemia (SLA) shrimps 20 capsule 100% natural live brine shrimp eggs. Ready to hatch cysts from great salt lake for fish fry and marine invertebrates. Used for both marine and freshwater aquarium. Invert fish food, breeders lifeline, fish baby/fry food required while breeding. In addition to moving about the water column, live brine shrimp have a number of other useful traits, namely – they are soft and easily digestible and contain enzymes that help fish to better utilize other feeds, they are high in protein, ranging from 55-60 % protein by dry weight, supporting rapid weight gain in young fish, they can be enriched with other feeds or additives, a process often referred to as “bio-encapsulation” in order to deliver hufas, antibiotics or other nutrients to the target species. They can be fed to both marine and freshwater fish, surviving and swimming for hours ” even in fresh water, they originate in hyper-saline biotopes and, therefore, they are seldom vectors for diseases that affect fish, they grow quickly, multiplying in weight 500-fold in three to four weeks and increasing in size from 450 microns to 1. 5 Centimetres in length.
1. Make ready 1 liter 2.5% salt water by adding 25 g of artificial salt in 1 litre of water.
2. Open 1 capsule SLA artemia cysts and soak in the salt water for 5 minutes.
3. Turn on the aeration at maximum.
4. Wait for 24 hours at room temperature.