Culturing Daphnia: Setup, Harvesting, and Maintaining

Culturing Daphnia

These crustaceans are sometimes called water fleas, due to the constant, characteristic hopping motion they make. There are numerous species of cladocerans (the group of crustaceans to which these creatures belong), but for the sake of simplicity, I will use the terms “daphnia” or “water fleas” when I refer to them collectively. Hobbyists culture only … Read more