To our valued customers: We will continue to operate as best we can under the circumstances. We know that your operations, large and small, rely on timely delivery of food. However, our utmost concern is for the health of you and your families, our dedicated employees and their families. So please bear with us as we try to make the best of a bad situation.

To limit exposure in the workplace we will be closed on Fridays. 

Our shipping transit times are no longer guaranteed by FedEx. Until further notice, we will ship all frozen orders on Mondays and Tuesdays.
Stay healthy!

Frozen Arctic Copepods

Presentation: Frozen 3.5 oz cube tray (100 gm. net wt.); 16 oz. flat pack.

Sustainably harvested carotenoid-rich marine zooplankton from the North Atlantic.

Brine Shrimp Direct's Arctic Copepods (Calanus finmarchicus) are an ideal aquarium food for both freshwater and marine fish and coral. In addition to being a highly palatable source of protein and marine lipids, Arctic Copepods provide natural pigments, including astaxanthin, for color enhancement. Like other crustacea, Arctic copepods are also a source of exogenous enzymes to aid digestion, and are used as a feeding stimulant. Fresh frozen at sea. 300 - 800 microns in size. 

Analyis: Moisture, 83.3 %; Protein content, 9.2%; Lipid content, 5.0%.

Packaged with dry ice to ship to most locations via Fedex Second Day service. If you have any questions or to confirm shipping charges, please call (1-800-303-7914). Product ships on Mondays, Tuesday and Wednesdays only unless other arrangements are made.

If you live in California, Nevada, Oregon, Washington, Idaho, Montana, Wyoming, Colorado, Arizona or New Mexico, please call for lower FedEx Ground shipping options (some locales excluded). 



Important Message

Happy Fourth of July from the folks at Brine Shrimp Direct

For the week of the Fourth, we will be closed on Wednesday and Friday. If you are ordering perishable or frozen products during this week, we will be required to ship on Monday for Next Day delivery or on Thursday for Next Day delivery only. Next Day shipping rates will apply. It is advisable that you call us (801-782-4700) to confirm that we have received your order and will be able to ship before the applicable FedEx cut-off time. Orders not placed with overnight shipping will ship on Monday, July 9th.

Thank you for your understanding and have a safe and relaxing 4th of July!