ELOS svC Science M1 MICRO-zooplankton is a new SPS & LPS coral food that was just released in the United States.

It is well known that many corals feed on organic matter. And for many corals to thrive about 15% of their food source to comes from organic matter. Most corals are both heterotrophic (catching nutrition from outside sources) and autotrophic (relying on photosynthesis from symbiotic algae AKA zooxanthellae). Coral morphology clearly exemplifies the need for organic food sources with the presence of feeding tentacles.

Foods that should have a very fine consistency and, in order to ensure maximum absorption by the polyps of these “static” corals, should remain in suspension fluctuating for as long as possible.

Many coral MORE

Follow Us!
Get the latest reef aquarium news in your email.