DO NOT USE TAP WATER
Now that your tank is set up, you are ready for jellyfish! Return here to order Moon Jellyfish and Food, which are shipped via FedEx Express shipping according to our scheduler. Vouchers can be redeemed at this time.
Once your Jellyfish Cylinder nano Tank is set up, you're ready to order jellyfish. All orders containing live animals ship with FedEx Express shipping. This Express shipping cost is included in all of the jellyfish kits. Our Arrive Alive Guarantee ensures your jellyfish arrive in perfect health, and allows for replacements within 30 days.
Ordering Jellyfish and Food If you ordered your tank with jellyfish and food as a kit, on Jellyfishart.com, order themhere. Otherwise, use the included voucher code for jellyfish or food to redeem here.
Acclimating Jellyfish and Live Accessories Upon arrival, jellyfish must be gradually introduced to their new home because water conditions in shipping bag will be different from those inside the tank.
Acclimation Jellyfish arrive in an insulated shipping container. Make sure someone will be available to receive jellyfish shipment on your scheduled delivery day. We recommend getting them delivered at work so the package can be brought inside until the jellyfish can be introduced to the tank. You have until the end of the delivery day to acclimate them to the tank, but it is best to do it as soon as possible. You will receive an email with your FedEx tracking number the evening before your jellyfish arrive.
After you have acclimated your jellyfish, be sure to maintain the water level within the indicator line.
Test the salinity of existing tank water with a hydrometer. Use Jellyfish Art’s Jelly Salt to prepare ½ gallon of new saltwater. Jelly Salt is available in convenient one gallon mix packages for ease of use. Following directions on Jelly Salt package, mix salt with 1 gallon of fresh water* (DO NOT USE TAP WATER) in a separate container and allow to mix thoroughly before measuring salinity. Use ½ gallon for this water change and save the other ½ gallon for the next water change. Salt water test kit, Jelly Salt, and maintenance tools are available atwww.Jellyfishart.com/shop
*Fresh water is water that has been deionized or has undergone reverse osmosis
Carefully, use an algae cleaner magnet or flexible acrylic-safe scrub brush to remove any debris on the inside of the tank walls. Use the feeding pipette to suspend any uneaten food from the bottom of your aquarium before performing the water change. Use a measuring cup or other small clean container to remove ½ gallon of water from the aquarium.
Ensure the salinity of the new saltwater is within 1 ppt of your aquarium water. Add ½ gallon of water to the filtration compartment to top off your aquarium with premixed saltwater, filling the tank so that the water level falls within the indicator line. Once all maintenance is complete and new salt water has been added to the tank, test the water quality parameters again. If water quality is outside the range listed in the table above, conduct another 25% (½ gallon) water change. Add ½ capful of JellyBio Maintain after you have completed your water change.
Monthly Test the salinity of existing tank water with a hydrometer. Remove and dispose of the Chemi-pure Blue Nano packet. Carefully, use an algae cleaner magnet or flexible acrylic-safe scrub brush to remove any debris on the inside of the tank walls. Use the feeding pipette to suspend any uneaten food from the bottom of your aquarium before performing the water change. Use a measuring cup or other small clean container to remove 1 gallon of water from the aquarium and set aside. Disconnect the flexible airline tubing from the rigid airline tubing and turn the rigid airline tubing 90 degrees to allow access to the filtration pad. Remove and rinse the foam filtration pad using the aquarium water that was just removed from the tank. Once rinsed, re-insert the foam filtration pad into the back of the aquarium. Rinse and place a fresh Chemi-pure Blue Nano packet in the slot in the foam filtration pad, and reconnect the airline tubing back into place.
After you have removed 1 gallon of water from your tank you can add 1 gallon of premixed saltwater. Ensure the salinity of the new saltwater is within 1 ppt of your aquarium water. Add water to the filtration compartment to top off your aquarium with premixed saltwater, filling the tank so that the water level falls within the indicator line. Add ½ capful of JellyBio Maintain after you have completed. your water change.
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Jellyfish Art's food is specifically formulated for jellyfish. It is made from planktonic eggs high in HUFAs (Highly Unsaturated Fatty Acids), which are essential for proper nutrition. We strongly recommend feeding your jellyfish with our food only. Other fish foods that claim to be suitable for jellyfish are often low quality. For jellyfish keepers who are interested, you can also hatch your own live food using our brine shrimp hatcher. Feeding jellyfish too much results in poor water quality. Jellyfish should be fed daily, although it's okay to skip feeding for a weekend if they get extra food before and after. Please do not combine feedings into a single feeding. It is best to have two feedings per day, feeding ½ scoop of Jelly Food each feeding. You can re-suspend any uneaten food on the bottom of the tank using the pipette after each feeding. Feeding Instructions: Once your Jelly Food arrives, store in the refrigerator in between feedings. Daily Feed jellyfish twice a day; once in the morning and once in the evening. Add ½ level scoop of Jelly Food to the surface of the aquarium water and stir the water surface lightly. The food may remain on the surface and slowly sink over time feeding the jellyfish in a manner similar to what they would encounter in the open ocean. Increase or decrease food dosage accordingly depending on number of jellyfish. Use feeding pipette to re-suspend uneaten food into water column for jellyfish to eat. Jellyfish are significantly healthier in a clean tank. Note: if your tank contains more than 3 jellyfish, take extra care with water quality. You may want to perform water changes more frequently. Jellyfish are living creatures that require a specific diet. Jellyfish Art has created a specially formulated jellyfish food to provide these animals with proper nutrition, while maintaining ease of use for the aquarist. Please note, using other fish foods could seriously harm jellyfish. Jellyfish Art Jellyfish Food is available at www.Jellyfishart.com/shop