Spirulina: The Superfood for Aquarium Fish

Pink FlamingoBefore discussing the health and aesthetic benefits of supplementing the diet of your ornamental aquarium fish with spirulina fish food, we will first pose here a trick question: “What color is a pink flamingo?”

If your answer was “pink”—you’d be wrong. In point of fact, flamingos are naturally white. So what makes them pink? In the wild, these birds feed on a combination of blue-green algae and crustaceans containing carotenoids, which are naturally occurring chemical pigments.

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