"We have the utmost confidence that well studied groups of PNS undoubtedly have a beneficial effect on natural reefs and the corals that live there. For all their accolades we still believe that a direct positive effect on our reef aquariums and a nutritious impact on aquarium corals still has lots of room to be demonstrated. Despite our trepidation about new coral foods which usually consist of little more than flakey dust, purple non sulfur bacteria have a lot of promise to fill a gap in coral nutrition that is significantly different from regular phyto and zooplankton and we for one are very eager to try it on our own corals."
Purple Non Sulfur Bacteria Now Available as a Coral Food from Hydrospace | Reef Builders | The Reef and Saltwater Aquarium Blog
Hydrospace is a new company offering Purple Non Sulfur Bacteria as a novel source of coral foods for our aquariums. Purple Non Sulfur Bacteria are an important part of the microbial food webs in many…