Energy-efficient, compact UVB coil bulbs fit standard incandescent bulb sockets! UVB light is as essential as proper food and water when it comes to the bone health of tropical reptiles. Also provide needed UVA light, plus visible-spectrum illumination to make subtle skin coloration more vivid and viewable. Tropical 25 UVB bulbs (25 microwatts per second/cm2) in 20W size is designed for 3500 hours or 12 full months of average use.
Ideal for tropical and temperate dwelling reptiles including: Anoles, Day Geckos, Tokay Geckos, Iguanas, Basilisks, Chameleons, Chinese Water Dragons, Tegus, Red-Eared Sliders, Red Foot Tortoises and Eastern Box Turtles.
To maintain UVB effectiveness, replace bulb every 3500 hours or 12 months.
Do not touch lamp or fixtures while operating. Heat is generated by this lamp. Keep away from combustible materials. Position and shield fixture so reptiles are unable to touch lamp. Keep out of the reach of children.
This product contains mercury. Dispose of properly.