Small size (5 – 10 mm) Bloodworm is supplied in 100 ml sealed plastic bags. Since we get all the live foods fresh once a week, it will take up to 5 (five) working days before we ship this product. Weekly orders are suggested to ensure freshness.
Bloodworms are the bright red larvae of a non-biting midge of Chironomidae family mostly found in stagnant or slow moving waters. The bloodworm has red iron-porphyrin protein in its blood and tissue which gives it its characteristic colour. This rich of haemoglobin larva is very important in the wild aquatic food chain. It’s one of the primary live foods fed to virtually all freshwater aquatic animals such as fish, frogs, shrimp, snails, salamanders, crabs, crayfish, etc. It is very readily taken by all of them. Feeding live bloodworms to your aquatic animals you will find them much healthier maintaining their true colours. It’s a perfect food for conditioning and breedi