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Daphnia magna Culture Kit, Living

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Daphnia magna Culture Kit, Living is rated 4.4 out of 5 by 5.
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Daphnia magna is a good choice for use in toxicology and physiology laboratory activities due to D. magna's easily viewed heart and overall large size. Establish and maintain your own D. magna culture with this kit. Kit includes a 1-1/2-gal plastic aquarium with lid, food source, living starter culture of Daphnia, and instructions.

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Daphnia magna is a good choice for use in toxicology and physiology laboratory activities due to D. magna's easily viewed heart and overall large size. Establish and maintain your own D. magna culture with this kit. Kit includes a 1-1/2-gal plastic aquarium with lid, food source, living starter culture of Daphnia, and instructions.

  • This item contains living or perishable material and ships via 2nd Day or Overnight delivery to arrive on a date you specify during Checkout. To ensure freshness during shipping, a Living Materials Fee may apply to orders containing these items.
 

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Rated 4 out of 5 by from Good The product is good. When I got culture of Daphnia 75% were alive. Easy to cultivate in lab.
Date published: 2015-09-15
Rated 4 out of 5 by from Daphnia magna worked great, but they're hard to keep alive Like the directions said, it was very difficult to keep this species of daphnia alive for very long. I had trouble keeping them alive for just a few days. The first shipment arrived with about an 80% mortality rate (apparently the plane had been held up for hours on the runway), but Carolina quickly replaced them and I had them here the next week. When I do this lab in the future, I will keep all of the daphnia in the containers which they are shipped in and do the lab within two days of the arrival date.
Date published: 2015-03-19
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Arrived Alive and Swimming! We received approximately 50 Daphnia in 2 different jars. They arrived in the middle of winter in freezing temperatures but Carolina Biological used a heating pack. We followed the directions that came with culture and we have a thriving community of Daphnia 3 weeks later with babies! They are very low maintenance.
Date published: 2014-02-20
Rated 4 out of 5 by from Fascinating organism for experiments. The visible body of the Daphnia magna allows students to view changes caused by environmental variables. For the ethanol experiment I recommend 3% instead of 1%.
Date published: 2013-11-14
Rated 5 out of 5 by from This product comes complete with everything you need for your science educational project. The kit came with a instruction pamphlet that really helps get you started on set up and gave the project for my 7th grade grand daughter everything she needed to begin her experiment. I highly recommend this kit to anyone doing an experiment with Daphnia magna.
Date published: 2009-12-16
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