Zoo Med ReptiSun 5.0 self ballasted compact fluorescent UVB lamp is suitable for all tropical type basking reptiles and amphibians. Ideal for all tropical basking reptiles including box turtles, water turtles, iguanas, anoles, tortoises and chameleons. Also excellent for amphibians (like arrow frogs), hermit crabs and terrarium plants. Energy saving bulb uses only 26 watts.
- 5% UVB output helps prevent or reverse metabolic bone disease
- 30% UVA increases appetite and stimulates mating in captive reptiles
- Simulates sunlight and helps turtles and tortoises develop strong, healthy shells
- Special UVB transmitting quartz provides maximum UVB penetration
- Screws into any incandescent socket, including hoods and clamp lamps