Ensuring proper UV dosage will help reptiles thrive and live long and healthy lives. The Solar Meter 6.5R is an excellent tool to help you do just that!
Specifically designed for reptile husbandry applications, this is ideal for determining proper UV dosage for your reptile habitats. Let's get started!
The chart below provides the proper zones and suggested UVB for many common herp species.
Extensive scientific research and development into proper reptile care has been performed with the Solar Meter over a number of years by leading experts. UV wavelengths are important for the synthesis of Vitamin D3 in reptiles.
Reptiles Magazine article written by one of the Solar Meter researchers - https://www.reptilesmagazine.com/an-in-depth-look-at-uv-light-and-its-proper-use-with-reptiles/