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Artemia supply

We only supply Artemia on order so as to maximize product life. We can supply both the Great Salt Lake Artemia from the USA and the Bohai Bay Artemia from China. Both products are reliable and give good results. GSL Artemia from the USA is more readily available. Russina Artemia is also available.

Estimate air freight fee on a case of 12 cans:

Premium Grade Brine Shrimp Eggs, 12 Pound Case

One Case containing 12 cans; 1 lb. (454 gm.) net weight per can. Store under 40 F. Keep cans tightly sealed to prevent moisture from entering. R15,000.00 excluding VAT and local delivery

With variations in climate availability of Artemia varies.

ARTEMIA CYSTS (BRINE SHRIMP EGGS)

HATCH RATE

WEIGHT / UNIT

UNITS / CASE

Great Salt Lake Strain Cysts

95%

454 g

12

Great Salt Lake Strain Cysts

90%

454 g

12

Great Salt Lake Strain Cysts

85%

454 g

12

San Francisco Bay Strain Cysts (SFB) (smaller nauplii, 315,000 nauplii / g of cysts)

85%

425 g

12

San Francisco Bay Strain Cysts (10 case order price)

85%

425 g

12

 

RESTING ROTIFER CYSTS

SIZE AT HATCH

CYSTS / UNIT

 

 

Saltwater Strain

130-340 micron

3-5,000

Saltwater Strain

130-340 micron

15-20,000

Saltwater Strain

130-340 micron

1 Million

Freshwater Strain

130-340 micron

3-5,000

 

 

Artemia species

Taxonomy & regions of appearance

Artemia nauplius

Fully grown Artemia

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  • Phylum: Arthropoda (german: Gliederfuber)
  • Subphylum: Crustacea
  • Class: Branchiopoda (includes fairy shrimp, brine shrimp, daphnia, clam shrimp, tadpole shrimp)
  • Order: Anostraca (brine shrimp and fairy shrimp)
  • Family: Artemidae
    Genus: Artemia
    Species: Artemia <name>
     
    • Artemia franciscana superspecies:
      • Artemia (franciscana) franciscana Kellogg (1906) - Americas, Caribbean, Pacific islands, Australia
      • Artemia (franciscana) monica Verrill (1869) - California: Mono Lake
  • Artemia gracilis Verrill (1869) - North & south America
  • Artemia nyos (artificial hybrid between A. salina and ... ? ; "New York Ocean Science" laboratories) - the Sea Monkey
  • Artemia parartemia
  • Artemia parthenogenetica Barigozzi 1974, Bowen and Sterling 1978 - Europe, Africa, Asia, Australia
  • Artemia persimilis Piccinelli and Prosdocimi (1968) - Argentina
  • Artemia salina Leach (1819) - England, Spain, Italy, Lybia, Egypt - traditional aquarium life food
  • Artemia salina pacifica Sars (1903)
  • Artemia sinica Cai,Yaneng (1989) - Central and Eastern Asia
  • Artemia sp. Pilla and Beardmore 1994 - Kazakhstan
  • Artemia tibetiana (Abatzopoulos et al.1998) - Tibet
  • Artemia tunesiana Bowen and Sterling 1978 synonym of A. salina
  • Artemia urmiana Gunther (1900) - Iran (ref)

 

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