Item Information: Hypsibius dujardini. Water Bear culture

Z151 Hypsibius dujardini. Water Bear culture
Hypsibius dujardini.  Water Bear culture - Easily maintained water bear which feeds on unicellular algae.
Life cycle from eggs to adults is usually about 3-4 weeks at room temp. (14-22 Celsius) and viable eggs are laid in moulted cuticles.
Standard 50ml cultures contain approx. 100 tardigrades plus eggs and sufficient  algal food to sustain them for up to 2/3 weeks.
For ongoing maintenance and culture please order the food algae JA68 Chlorococcum sp.  Easily maintained water bear which feeds on unicellular algae. Life cycle from eggs to adults is usually about 3-4 weeks at room temp. (14-22 Celsius) and viable eggs are laid in moulted cuticles. Standard 50ml cultures contain approx. 100 tardigrades plus eggs and sufficient algal food to sustain them for up to 2/3 weeks. For ongoing maintenance and culture please order the food algae JA68 Chlorococcum sp.
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