Spirulina is a free-flowing powder comprised of blue-green algae harvested from controlled environments. 99% Pure! Spray-dried Arthrospira platensis (formerly, Spirulina platensis) is a blue-green algae that is added to moist fish feeds or fed directly to invertebrates. It is a great source of amino acids (>45% Protein), pigments (>1,500 mg/kg total carotenoids), vitamins and minerals. Spirulina is particularly rich in carotenoid and xanthophyll pigments, factors which are important in attaining bright skin colors in captive fish. The key benefits in adding spirulina to your fish's diet are: Increased growth, heightened immunity, improved skin and fin appearance, and improved coloring. For home prepared diets, the recommended inclusion levels is 1-3% (by dry weight) for most applications. It can be fed directly to artemia, larval shrimp and larval fish.
PROXIMATE ANALYSIS: Protein, 59.2%; Fat, 5.74%; Ash, 7.2; Moisture, 8.87%. [COA 5/17/19 WASLAB]
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