Aquaculture

Aquaculture

● Frozen Chinese Copepods

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Complete diet for your larvae!! 

Use of Frozen Copepods can reduce labor and production cost.

-Rich in essential nutritional composition such as HUFA, required for production of healthy larvae.
-No need for incubation and enrichment which is needed for Artemia.
-1 can of Artemia Nauplius (425g) is equivalent to 2kg of Frozen Chinese copepods. 

 

Features 

-Available in three sizes, Small (S), Medium (M), and Large (L).
You can select the size which suits your larvae size.
Can also be used in mixed sizes depending on the difference in individual larvae size.

●Body Length

Small (S) 1kg x 20

-800μ

Medium (M) 1kg x 20

800-1200μ

Large (L) 1kg x 20

1200μ-

 

Usage

Simply float them in the tank or put them in a colander or basket and aerate from the bottom.

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Adjust the strength of the aeration, flow of water and salinity level when feeding. 
Use seawater when defrosting.  Preferably, use watering can for the first time of feeding.
 

Suggested feeding amount

Feed 1kg of frozen copepods per day for 10, 000 larvae. Feed them twice or three times a day. 

1 can of Artemia Nauplius (425g) is equivalent to 2kgs of Frozen Chinese copepods. 

 

Nutrition composition

 

 

Carbohydrate

6.1%

Protein

74.2%

Fat

15.5%

Ash

 7.2%

*100g dry weight basis 

 

Fatty acid composition
 

C14:0

4.1%

C-20:1

0.4%

C14:1

0.4%

C-20:4 n-6

1.9%

C16:0

16.1%

C-20:5 n-3 (EPA)

14.3%

C16:1

4.7%

C-22:0

0.3%

C16:2

0.8%

C-22:1

1.5%

C18:0

2.8%

C:22 5 n-3

1.3%

C18:1

2.6%

C22:6 n-3 (DHA)

13.7%

C18:2 n-6

1.8%

C24:0

0.7%

C18:3 n-3

10.8%

C24:1

1.2%

C20:0

0.2%

Total Fat

15.6%

 

Storage 

 

Keep frozen (under -18 degrees)