Can be used to start your saltwater and reef aquarium quickly and effectively with all sorts of rock, e.g. living, natural, inert or artificial. Removes the usual drawbacks of endless cyanobacteria and invasive algae growth that ends up discouraging fish-keepers. The daphbio start-up kit ensures a smooth start-up with no complications. Download the usage protocol here.
daphbio® the biological engine for your aquarium
daphbio® natural biological and living products
A whole range of natural organic and living products to reproduce the balance of natural biotopes within your reef and marine aquariums, your freshwater aquariums and your ponds..
Daphbio organically cultivates micro-algae, micro-organisms, micro-crustaceans and pro- and pre-biotic bacteria for aquariums and aquaculture.
Popular Products SEA WATER
Seeding and reseeding kit to create the food chain and keep the aquarium in equilibrium. The reseeding kit offers a coherent whole including bacteria, diversified microfauna, zooplankton and phytoplankton. For best results from the reseeding kit, apply it regularly every 3 months. We recommend ordering Bactoreef® with this kit for optimum effectiveness. Download the usage protocol here.
Bactoreef® combines everything your reef and saltwater aquarium needs in terms of bacteria. It cleans and recycles impurities, and digests waste matter by bio-digestion. If used continuously, it also serves to balance your NO₂, NO₃ and PO₄ levels. Bactoreef® comprises live, diversified aerobic and anaerobic bacteria together with nitrifying and denitrifying enzymes and micro-organisms. Very economical: 1ml per 100 litres of water ! Guaranteed effects when used in conjunction with Microfauna Booster®.
Phytoplankton and bacterioplankton for your reef aquarium To start, reseed, maintain, reset or transfer your aquarium and feed your coral, invertebrates, bacteria and microfauna. Microfauna Booster® comprises the most commonly-used phytoplankton in marine biology labs, plus bacterio-plankton and enzymes. Guaranteed effects when used in conjunction with Bactoreef®.
To reintroduce zooplankton into a reef aquarium and feed all corals, fish and fry. Zoo Booster® is composed of various cultures of biological zooplankton and saltwater microfauna. For guaranteed optimum effects, use Zoo Booster® with our Live Microfaune Booster® phytoplankton and our Bactoreef® diverse cultures of live bacteria.
For maintenance, seeding, reseeding or starting your reef aquarium, or after infestation by cyanobacteria, or filamentous or invasive algae. Comprising different cultures of microfauna and meiofauna eggs, certified as harmless, to recreate all the diverse microfauna and the food chain so essential for saltwater reef aquariums.
Popular Products FRESH WATER
Living bacteria and micro-organisms for starting, maintaining and resetting freshwater aquariums. The combination of Bactofresh and Micro Macro Life allows a living soil: aerated, ploughed and maintained, beautiful roots, plant growth and colour, prevents root rot. Activates and boosts fertilisers and minerals. Removes the greasy surface film. Recycles organic matter, CO2, nitrogen, NO3 and PO4 from the aquarium. Reduces ammonia and nitrites, eliminates waste by bio-digestion. Maintain, and start, with this kit for impeccable water, soil and aquarium.
Bacteria to start, maintain and reset freshwater aquariums. Bactofresh is used to start up an aquarium, obtain the right levels of chemical compounds, regulate the nitrogen cycle, reduce ammonia and nitrites, and eliminate waste matter by bio-digestion. Used in combination with Micro Macro Life, optimum decomposition of waste and aquarium plant growth will be obtained. For impeccable water, substrate and aquariums.
Living microorganisms and macro-organisms. Living soils: aeration, ploughing and maintenance, prevents root rot, beautiful roots, plant growth and colour, flowering. Activates and boosts fertilisers and minerals. Removes the greasy surface film. Recycles all organic matter, CO2, nitrogen, NO3 and PO4 from the aquarium. Guaranteed effects with Bactofresh!
The daphbio® freshwater daphnia and microfauna breeding kit is used to seed your aquarium with live micro-organisms crucial to your aquarium’s equilibrium, and to breed daphnia and microfauna to feed all your fish. The kit comprises daphnia, ostracods, cyclops, rotifera and other micro-organisms. It is normal, at the reception, not to have a lot of daphnia otherwise they die from lack of oxygen and even some losses. Don't worry, we put in seeded daphnia ready to spawn: be sure that once in their new habitat they will reproduce abundantly.
Aragonite is a carbonate, one of the two most common naturally-occurring crystalline forms of calcium carbonate, CaCO₃ (the other forms being calcite and vaterite). It is formed by biological and physical processes, including by precipitation in marine and freshwater environments. (Available soon)