Daphnia, good online places to buy

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Where are good online places to buy daphnia for axolotl larvae? I have vinegar eel cultures, microworm cultures and bbs. I want to keep a variety of live foods for them and betta fry.
 

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Thank you for sharing these places to buy. However, we need addresses and probably websites to check out all prices.
 

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Another option is to buy daphnia 'eggs'. They're easy to ship and won't die on you.
You get better hatch rates if you mix in distilled/RO water. Once they hatch, you'll have daphnia for life. Even if you population crash, just leave it alone for a few weeks and they'll come back. You can see white specs on the side of your tank/container. Those are the daphnia 'eggs'.
 

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Where are good online places to buy daphnia for axolotl larvae? I have vinegar eel cultures, microworm cultures and bbs. I want to keep a variety of live foods for them and betta fry.
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