Marine Power is a semi-new line of foods designed for coral and marine fish by Tropical, a company in Poland that makes flake and granulated foods for aquarium and pond fish and reptiles. Although this writer hasn’t come across Tropical before, they website notes they have been making foods since 1977 and has a broad line of products.
They hit on all the important points in the literature — low dust, low in phosphorous and good hydrostability to minimizes the release of nutrients. They note the foods are based on raw materials of “marine origin” including marine crustaceans, fish and mollusks along with algae and seaweed. They also are designed to improve fish and
coral immunity with prebiotics, vitamins, PUFAs, garlic, etc.
Tropical Marine Power Coral LPS Granules are sinking granules in the 1.2-1.4 mm size range, primarily made from five types of algae along with crustaceans and mollusks.
Tropical Marine Power Coral LPS Mini Granules are just like the regular formula, but are smaller sinking granules in the 0.8 to 1.0 mm size range.
Both coral foods come in a 2.47 oz. (100ml) jars that retail right around $11 USD and are available from many major retailers
Tropical Marine Power Coral SPS Powder that vary in size from 1 to 500 microns with 80% in the 1-250 micron range designed for all sorts of coral and filter feeders.
Tropical Marine Power Spirulina Formula Granules is a food designed for your omnivorous and herbivorous marine fish that contains 36% spirulina.
Tropical Marine Power Krill Formula Granules are made for omnivorous marine fish that have a high Antarctic krill content (40%) that is rich in proteins, amino acids, fats and carotenoids.
Tropical Marine Power Garlic Formula Granules are made primarily from garlic to supplement feeding, help get finicky fish to eat and help with their overall health.
The fish foods look like they come in two sized (around 6 oz. and around 1 lb.) and retail around $8-12 USD for the small and around $18-30 for the large ones — depending on the formula.
Marine Power Coral Food LPS Granules Marine Power Coral Food LPS Granules is food with algae and crustaceans in the form of sinking granules (1.2-1.4 mm) for Ricordea, Rhodactis, Discosoma, Zoanthus soft corals, LPS corals and small species of marine fish. – Facilitates the immune system,- Ensures growth and coloration of corals- Encourages polyp extension – Low phosphorus content
Posted by Tropical International on Monday, March 19, 2018