This tiny aquatic crustacean is found in almost every body of water, both fresh and salty. At the bottom of the food chain, they are a food source for almost all aquatic animals, and there’s a good chance you’ve swallowed one too!
Giant Microbes make excellent teaching aids as they assist students to develop an understanding of biology while taking a fun, hands on approach.
Not for children under three years of age as parts may dislodge and become a choking hazard.
Copepod is 180mm long, 150mm wide and 50mm thick, made of orange medium-pile polyester plush and red knitted cord with polyester filling and plastic eyes.