Other Seaweed & Algae
A variety of red seaweed from Southeast Asia, this highly nutrition sea vegetable boasts antioxidant properties, as well as Omega-3 fatty acids and 16 amino acids. New Life Spectrum® includes Spinosum as part of it’s balanced mix of sea vegetables, which are a variety of green, blue-green, red, yellow and brown algaes and seaweeds. This “basket” approach ensures your aquarium companions are provided with the multi-faceted diet that’s ideal for herbivores, omnivores — and even carnivores.
New Life Spectrum® AlgaeMAX formulas feature nine varieties of algae and seaweed, including Euchema cottonii. This sea vegetable is rich in antioxidants, 16 essential amino acids and Omega-3. This balance of vegetables in our herbivore formulas also includes a variety of green, blue-green, red, yellow and brown algaes and seaweeds. This “basket” approach ensures your herbivorous aquarium companions have the multi-faceted diet ideal for grazing fish.
Commonly called “Irish moss”, Chondrus crispus is a lighter-colored form of red algae. In addition to it’s nutrition benefits, this sea vegetable’s gelling properties also reduce the need for wheat-based binders in pellets in New Life Spectrum® AlgaeMAX.
Chondrus crispus contains many beneficial trace elements found in the marine environment that are vital for fish health. It is also is rich in vitamins like iron, iodine, potassium, calcium, magnesium and folate. New Life Spectrum® AlgaeMAX features nine varieties of algae and seaweed, including red, green, blue-green and brown sea vegetation. This “basket” approach ensures your herbivorous aquarium companions have the multi-faceted diet ideal for grazing fish.