Cardinal Fish

Varieties of fresh and frozen foods for marine fish are more convenient and are more readily available than many live foods.

Fish fillets, shrimp, clams, and scallops are some of the fresh foods that are an excellent choice for feeding young saltwater fishes.

Good diets for herbivores and omnivores are various plant materials such as spinach, lettuce and algae.

Frozen foods are also available such as brine shrimp, daphnia, fish roe, shrimp and other items.

Freeze Dried Brine Shrimp Cubes, 100% Brine Shrimp for All Tropical Fish, Marine Fish, Land & Aquatic Turtles. Aquatic Foods Premium Freeze Dried Tropical Fish Foods. 1/4-lb
Freeze Dried Brine Shrimp Cubes, 100% Brine Shrimp for All Tropical Fish, Marine Fish, Land & Aquatic Turtles. Aquatic Foods Premium Freeze Dried Tropical Fish Foods. 1/4-lb
Please note: All product photos are not exact, product color and sizes may vary a little; Fragile Brine Shrimp Cubes, there will be some Powder & Pieces mixed with the cubes. 
Noa Store Brine Shrimp Eggs Artemia Cysts 90 Percent Hatch Rate Fish Food (50 Gramm)
Noa Store Brine Shrimp Eggs Artemia Cysts 90 Percent Hatch Rate Fish Food (50 Gramm)
For best results store cysts in a dry place below 40°f.; Analysis: 60% Protein, 24% Fat, 4.4% Ash, 8.5% Moisture. Specs: 90% Hatch Rate
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Hikari Bio-Pure Freeze Dried Daphnia for Pets, 0.42-Ounce
Hikari Bio-Pure Freeze Dried Daphnia for Pets, 0.42-Ounce
Patented Ratcheting Dispenser Top; Will not cloud the water; Multi-vitamin rich to reduce stress and stress related diseases
Hikari Bio-Pure Freeze Dried Tubifex Worms for Pets, 0.78-Ounce
Hikari Bio-Pure Freeze Dried Tubifex Worms for Pets, 0.78-Ounce
Convenient, Small Cubes Of Tubifex Worms; Will not cloud the water; Multi-vitamin rich to reduce stress and stress related diseases

Fish

Fresh fish is an excellent food for your saltwater aquarium fishes and invertebrates.

It can be purchased, cut into small pieces, and frozen for later use.

Get portion of frozen food from the freezer, thaw the food in a small amount of warm water, and then feed them to your fishes.

Selecting fresh and frozen food is important. White, firm-fresh fish are the best once to choose (flounder, halibut, snapper and haddock) rather than oily species (salmon, mackerel, and herring) because they can cause buildup of oil on the surface of your aquarium water.

Shrimp

Brine Shrimp

Fresh raw shrimp is one of the best foods for feeding saltwater fish.

You can cut the shrimp into small pieces to feed your smaller saltwater aquarium fishes.

Larger chunks will be taken whole by the bigger ones. It is also good for feeding se anemones, hermit crabs and other invertebrates.

If you use frozen shrimp, remove a portion from the freezer, thaw it in warm water, then remove shell and legs.

Scallops, Clams, Mussels

These are also excellent foods. Prepare it by cutting small pieces to feed your smaller fishes and larger pieces can be fed to larger fishes.

Clams and mussels needs to be cleaned thoroughly to remove any sand or other foreign material that is sometimes still in the shell.

Plant Materials

Julian Sprung's Sea Veggies

Spinach lettuce, algae and other plant materials can also be fed either fresh or frozen.

If you are using it fresh, steam it a little bit just enough to wilt the plants. It will be easier for your fish to consume it this way.

Powder Blue Tang/Surgeon Fish

Frozen spinach needs to be thawed.

Surgeonfish and parrotfishes are some of the herbivores that will benefit these plant material foods.

Omega One Veggie Rounds, 14mm Rounds, Sinking, 8 Oz Container
  • NUTRITION: Veggie Rounds are loaded with fresh ocean kelp hand harvested in Alaska! They are rich in Omega 3 & 6 HUFA's to support strong immune systems, and contain Spirulina, a powerful cyanobacterium that eliminates internal bacteria and pathogens
  • SUPERIOR QUALITY: No meals, hydrolysates, digests, or any other pre-processed protein
  • KEEP A CLEANER TANK: Our Veggie Rounds are naturally insoluble, which reduces water pollution, and they have significantly less starch, which reduces fish waste
  • INSTRUCTIONS: Feed 1-2 rounds daily, or as much as can be consumed in 4 hours. If uneaten food remains after 4 hours, remove it and begin to feed a smaller amount
  • GUARANTEED ANALYSIS: Min Crude Protein 35% / Min Crude Fat 10% / Max Crude Fiber 4% / Max Moisture 8.5% / Max Ash 9%

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