Ocean Nutrition

Ocean Nutrition Brine Shrimp Plus Flake 5.5 oz.

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Ocean Nutrition™ Formula Flake Foods™ are innovative solutions that are the very best in fish nutrition. Formulated and extensively tested by aquaculture biologists, they are the most complete and nutritious foods available to the hobby.

Ocean Nutrition Flakes include ingredients such as: salmon, Pacific plankton, squid, krill, clams, kelp, herring, brine shrimp, etc., as well as various vitamins, minerals, and carotenoid pigments.  They are also low in phosphates, low in ash, and highly digestible to help maintain a cleaner aquarium environment, benefiting the fish and allowing hobbyists to spend more time enjoying their aquariums.

Brine Shrimp Plus™ Flakes

Brine Shrimp Flakes are supplemented with a nutritious blend of seafood, plankton, algae, vitamins and minerals yielding a succulent flavor. Helps support coloration and will help maintain health and vitality.

Product Features:

  • A Gourmet Food For All Tropical Fish.
  • Highly attractive staple food for marine and freshwater tropical fish.
  • High protein content.
  • Supports coloration and will help maintain health and vitality.
  • Formulated and tested by aquaculture biologists.
  • Does not cloud the water.

Recommended for use with:

Nearly all marine fish and freshwater species.

Feeding Recommendations:

  • Feed one to three times a day.
  • Do not feed more than can be eaten in five minutes.
  • For best results use in combination with other FORMULA FLAKE FOODS™.
  • Ingredients:

    Fish meal, dried fish protein digest, wheat gluten, salmon, wheat flour, plankton, wheat starch, lecithin, brewer`s dried yeast, caramel color, soy protein isolate, brine shrimp, fish oil, salmon eggs, dried kelp, annatto seed (added color), cochineal (added color), mussels, paprika, choline chloride, magnesium sulfate, iron, inositol, a-tocopherol acetate (source of vitamin E), zinc sulfate, manganese sulfate, calcium carbonate, biotin, calcium pantothenate, niacin, sodium selenite, pyridoxine hydrochloride (source of vitamin B6), riboflavin (source of vitamin B2), L-ascorbic acid (source of vitamin C), potassium iodide, vitamin A supplement, citric acid (preservative), folic acid, thiamine mononitrate (source of vitamin B1), menadione sodium bisulfite complex (source of vitamin K3 activity), cobalt carbonate, vitamin B12 supplement

    Guaranteed Analysis:

  • Crude Protein (min.) — 55.2%
  • Crude Fat (min.) — 15.3%
  • Crude Fiber (max.) — 0.2%
  • Moisture (max.) — 8.0%
  • Ash (max.) — 4.1%
  • Phosphorus (min.) — 0.7%

  • Specifications

    INGREDIENTS: A fresh seafood mix including (salmon fillets, Euphausia pacific plankton, adult brine shrimp, squid, salmon eggs and/or salmon egg oil, Euphausia superba plankton and/or krill hydrolysate, sea clams, herring, and kelp), MPAX™ (Marine Protein Amino eXtract: fish meals, hydrolysate, and select amino acids (arginine, histidine, isoeucine, leucine, lysine, methionine, cystine, phenylalanine, threonine, tryptophan, and valine), wheat flower, egg, soy protein, blood meal, lecithin, calcium chloride, magnesium sulfate, vitamin premix (ascorbic acid, stabilized vitamin C, dl-alpha tocopheryl acetate, d-pantothenic acid, riboflavin, niacin, menadione, folacin, cholecalciferol, biotin, thiamin, retinol, pyrdoxine, and cyanocobalamin), carotenoid pigments (canthaxanthin and/or astaxanthin), artificial color, and preservative (ethoxyquin).

    GUARANTEED ANALYSIS: Crude Protein (min) 55.7%, Crude Fat (min) 13.0%, Crude Fiber (max) 0.9%, Ash (max) 7.6%, Moisture (max) 8.8%


    Manufacturer Info

    Ocean Nutrition

    Ocean Nutrition, founded in 1982 in San Diego, CA, specializes in the manufacturing of premium fish foods for marine and freshwater tropical fish.

    Ocean Nutrition has commercial headquarters in Europe (Belgium), USA (San Francisco) and Asia (Thailand). The production facilities are strategically located at the source of fresh ingredients to preserve their optimal nutritional qualities.

    "Preserving Life and Beauty through Nutrition" is their mission and a continuous driver for them to create the freshest, highest quality fish feeds, mimicking the natural diet of marine and fresh water tropical fish.

    Ocean Nutrition has close ties with the aquaculture industry and as a result applies cutting-edge nutrition technology to develop innovative products for aquarist purposes.

    Thanks to Ocean Nutrition`s high level of expertise and innovation, they supply many of the world’s largest public aquaria and breeders with foods for their fish.

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    I bought a sample Ocean Nutrition Brine Shrimp Plus Flake 1 oz. My fish (tangs: PBT, Naso, Desjardin's Sailfin and Yellow and Indian Gold Ring Bristletooth, both Wrasses, Damsels and Ocellaris) and shrimp like it. They eat it well. I added this Flake Food to my diet reef.
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    The most important is my fishes love it~
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    no one eats it

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    So far, fish (mixed bag of tangs, angels, hawks, wrasses) not interested
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    This is a good product for the money. It is easy to use and my fish love it. I would reccomend this product to anyone who has saltwater fish.
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    I prefer large flakes -- they are easier to feed and easier to control the amount feed. These flakes were chopped very fine -- I don't care for that consistency.
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    I bought this thinking it would be a quality product accepted by most fish. This hasn't been the case. The majority of my fish won't eat it. I wouldn't recommend this as a staple flake food.
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    I have FW, 50 gal, 29 gal, community tanks, lots of variety, but mostly South American. All the fish seem to love this stuff. It seems to be a bit "firmer" than some concventional flakes like Tetra, so I soak it first. some floats, some drops down...good mix. I crumble some for the small g...Read More
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