Zoo Med Reptisun T5 HO 5.0 UVB High Output Bulb offers an increased UVB and brighter light output that's perfect for larger reptile habitats. Measuring just 5/8" in diameter, this lamp doesn't take up valuable space, but is still twice as strong as standard 5.0 UVB bulbs.
This bulb emits 30% UVA and 5% UVB, as well as full spectrum visible light. Zoo Med ReptiSun 5.0 UVB T5 HO High Output Bulb is for use in lighting fixtures rated for T5 HO (High Output) lamps.
Ideal for large habitats with the following reptiles:
This lamp provides UVB, UVA & Visible light for your reptile:
UVB: Reptiles need UVB for vitamin D prodction and calcium metabolism. Without UVB, reptiles can develop Metabolic Bone Disease in 6 months or less. This lamp, along with proper temperatures, will enable your reptiles to make vitamin D and process calcium from their diet.