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Rotifers average size are around 0.1–0.5 mm long making them a great food for filter feeding animals like most corals, clams, many other members of the reef tank. Rotifers are nearly microscopic and are a crucial part of the natural food chain being a primary food source for copepods, and amphipods as well as starfish.
Feed only as much as your tank will consume in a 1 minute period, multiple times a day. It is best to feed very small amounts multiple times a day over a single large feeding. Fish and other filter feeders will naturally graze and scavenge for food throughout the day and by offering different foods multiple times a day will mimic their natural feeding instincts and lead to better coloration and overall healthier fish.
When feeding corals it is best to put a very small amount in the water column a few minutes before to activate the natural feeding response from corals, then target feed the corals with a pipette or similar tool.
- 3 Step Sterilized
- Free of harmful bacteria
- Free of harmful parasites
- Free of foul odors
- Bio-Encapsulated With Multi-Vitamins
- Vitamins in the animal not the water
- Similar to gut loading
- Guarantees your pet gets the vitamins
- Provides maximum nutrition for your fish
Processed Through Hikari's Mega-Power Freezer
- Retains natural color
- Retains natural shape
- Retains nutritional benefits
Crude Protein - 4.5% min
Crude Fat - 1.2% min
Crude Fiber - 0.5% max
Moisture - 93.0% max
Phosphorous - 0.01% min
Rotifer Ingredients: Rotifers, water, DHA oil, EPA oil, vitamin E supplement, L-ascorbyl-2polyphosphate (stabilized vitamin C), thiamine mononitrate, riboflavin, pyridoxine hyrdochloride, vitamin B12 supplement.
NOTE: Handling a frozen food that is derived from a live animal can cause the same allergic reaction possible by handling the live animal itself. To avoid potential problems, always wash your hands immediately after use and avoid contact with your nose and mouth prior to washing.