Forest species such as the Day Gecko, require lower levels of UVB and should be kept under an appropriate size of UVB 6% UV-B D3 lamp, which contains ample levels of UV-B radiation for such species. ¥For Forest Species ¥The D3 range of lamps is deal for use shorter enclosures for partial shade dwelling animals ¥6% UVB for the synthesis of vitamin D3 ¥30% UVA ¥Produces excellent natural colours Arcadia Reptile D3 and D3+ T8 lamps have been specifically designed with the animals health in mind. We are proud to have the world's highest output T8 lamps in a true 6% and 12% UVB. All of our UVB percentages are measured as part of the total output of light from the lamp and AFTER the all important first 100 hours of output. You can be rest assured that by using Arcadia Reptile D3 and D3+ lamps that you are providing the very best in T8 technology that money can buy. The Arcadia Reptile D3 and D3+ UVB lamps are effective to for one whole year and will keep your animal in tip top condition.