JBL PRONOVO FIL
Red blood worms as treats for all ornamental fish from 3-10 cm

  • Freeze-dried red blood worms (larvae of chironomids, Chironomidae) as an ideal food supplement for healthy ornamental fish
  • Red blood worms are very rich in nutrients and form the food basis of many fish species in the wild
  • Alternative to live and frozen food: supplementary nutrition for tropical freshwater fish. Drying process preserves nutrients
  • No water cloudiness: better water quality due to improved digestibility of the food, which reduces fish excretion
  • Package contents: original sealed, air- and light-tight, recyclable tin with dosing aid in the lid
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Price: 9,94 €
basic price 994 EUR / kg
Recommended retail price incl. VAT
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Price: 19,49 €
basic price 779.6 EUR / kg
Recommended retail price incl. VAT
You can find this item in your specialist and online shop
Product information

Red blood worms are the ideal food for strengthening fish. Larvae of the chironomids (nonbiting midges) sometimes occur in masses and form a main food source for very many fish species in the wild. They are NOT the larvae of mosquitoes (Culicidae)!

Ideally you should find a staple food for your ornamental fish, e.g. JBL PRONOVO BEL and supplement it with a second staple food such as JBL PRONOVO COLOR. In addition, use alternating treats and supplements such as JBL PRONOVO SPIRULINA or JBL PRONOVO FIL, FEX, DAPH or ARTEMIO. This ensures a varied diet for the fish in your care.

Food size/mouth size:
It may sound obvious, but it is important that the food size fits the mouth size of the fish. Not all fish are able to bite off larger chunks of food. The fish size to which the food size fits is written on all JBL food tins at the bottom left of the front of the labels.

There is hardly a freshwater fish that will not eat red blood worms unless they are too big for its mouth (e.g. the neon tetra). East African cichlids from Lake Malawi and Lake Tanganyika should NEVER be fed red mosquito larvae. For reasons still unknown, they do not tolerate red mosquito larvae. White or black mosquito larvae, on the other hand, do not pose any problems for the cichlids from the two lakes.

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JBL PRONOVO FIL 100ml

Art. no.:
3157900
EAN Code:
4014162315793
Content:
100 ml
Weight:
10 g
Volume packaging:
0.161 l
Gross weight:
30.943 g
Net weight:
10 g
Weight factor:
0
Packaging dimensions (l/h/w):
44/106/44 mm

Properties

Animal species: Barbels, Bettas, Bichirs/reedfish, Catfish, Clawed frogs, Danions, Discus, Flowerhorn, Goldfish, Gouramis, Guppy, Killifish, Livebearers, Loaches, Newts, Panchaxes, Rainbowfish, Tetra, Veiltails, blood parrot cichlids, freshwater butterflyfish
Animal size: 3 - 10 cm
Animal age group: All aquarium fish
Volume habitat: For all aquariums
Material: You will find details of the materials used under Details & Composition
Feed type: mosquito larvae
Colour: red
Dosage: Feed 1 – 2 times a day, as much as can be eaten within a few minutes

Electronic label / illuminant

Mercury: No
Dimmable: No

Technical Data

Height:106 mm
Length:44 mm
Width:44 mm
diameter:44 mm

JBL PRONOVO FIL 250ml

Art. no.:
3158100
EAN Code:
4014162315816
Content:
250 ml
Weight:
25 g
Volume packaging:
0.36 l
Gross weight:
60.896 g
Net weight:
25 g
Weight factor:
0
Packaging dimensions (l/h/w):
56/146/56 mm

Properties

Animal species: Barbels, Bettas, Bichirs/reedfish, Catfish, Clawed frogs, Danions, Discus, Flowerhorn, Goldfish, Gouramis, Guppy, Killifish, Livebearers, Loaches, Newts, Panchaxes, Rainbowfish, Tetra, Veiltails, blood parrot cichlids, freshwater butterflyfish
Animal size: 3 - 10 cm
Animal age group: All aquarium fish
Volume habitat: For all aquariums
Material: You will find details of the materials used under Details & Composition
Feed type: mosquito larvae
Colour: red
Dosage: Feed 1 – 2 times a day, as much as can be eaten within a few minutes

Electronic label / illuminant

Mercury: No
Dimmable: No

Technical Data

Height:146 mm
Length:56 mm
Width:56 mm
diameter:56 mm
Analytical components
Composition
Additives
Colouring
are not added by JBL
Vitamins per kg
are not added by JBL
Blog (opinions & experiences)

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05.06.2023

The JBL food advisor is available for everyone 365 days a year

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Instructions

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  • safety instructions for food
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      safety_instructions-Futter.pdf
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Customer reviews

Reviews

Overall rating: 5.0
3 public review(s) for this product.

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3 more reviews in other languages

3 Reviews in other languages

ShrimpPuddle - German
2023-11-30T14:01:34Z

Das Futter wurde sehr gut von meinen Blutsalmlern und den größeren Neons angenommen. Für Nanofische wird es schwierig mit der Größe, aber hierfür ist es ja auch nicht gedacht.^^


LadyDiscus - Polish
2023-11-16T21:02:22Z

moje ryby uwielbiaja ! najlepszy!bardzo bardzo polecam


S. Tejera Galindo - Spanish
2023-07-04T12:00:51Z

mis escalares se vuelven locos con este alimento


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