Davidsons AFA (alcohol, formalin, acetic acid) fixative is recommended for most histological applications. The fixative is rapid, reduces autolytic changes in decapod crustaceans and its acidic content decalcifies the cuticles.
Made with de-ionised water. Can be supplied with sea water, please request when placing your order.
Reference on use:
OIE. June 2019. Manual of Diagnostic Tests for Aquatic Animals.