What is the Exo Terra Deep Forest LED 8W?
The Exo Terra Deep Forest LED 8W is a bulb designed for use in bioactive planted terrariums. It is fitted with an ES screw fitting so it just needs to be twisted into place, this bulb can then be pivoted up to 300 degrees to cast light exactly where you want it. The bulb recreates the sunlight found in deep rainforests and is perfect for many reptiles, amphibians and invertebrates.
What are the benefits of the Exo Terra Deep Forest LED 8W?
As an 8W LED, the Exo Terra Deep Forest LED 8W is energy efficient and will stand the test of time - easily outlasting traditional terrarium bulbs. The bulb is key to the success of your terrarium as it recreates the natural light quality found in your pet's native habitat.
Why do reptiles need light similar to their native habitat?
Lighting is very important in any terrarium, it helps to make your pets feel at home and it has even been proven to lower their stress levels, putting them at ease and lowering the chance of stress-induced diseases. By choosing the correct lighting you can also ensure that the colour of your reptiles or amphibians is the best it can be.
How long will the Exo Terra Deep Forest LED 8W last?
Exo Terra Deep Forest LED 8W bulbs will outlast any traditional bulbs with around a 50,000 hour lifespan. This means that even if you run the bulb for 24 hours a day it should last for plenty of time without needing to be replaced.