Siamese fechtin fish

Siamese fichting fish or Betta
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Selectively bred halfmuin male displaying its flared opercula
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Naiturally occurrin female. This female is stressed, this can be seen frae the white colour an slight black bandin alang her body kent as "stress stripes". When nae stressed she would be a dark reid or blue. Anither sign shawin she is stressed or ill is that she haes her fins clamped up.
Scienteefic clessification
Kinrick:Animalia
Phylum:Chordata
Cless:Actinopterygii
Order:Perciformes
Faimily:Osphronemidae
Genus:Betta
Species:B. splendens
Binomial name
Betta splendens
Regan, 1910[2]

The Siamese fichtin fish (Betta splendens, ə/) an aa kent as betta, is a popular species o freshwatter aquarium fish. The name o the genus is derived frae ikan bettah, taken frae a local dialect o Malay.[3] The wild auncestors o this fish are native tae the rice paddies o Thailand, Laos, Cambodie an Vietnam[4] an are cried pla-kad (lit. bitin fish) in Thai or trey krem in Khmer.

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References

  1. Vidthayanon, C. (2011). "Betta splendens". IUCN Reid Leet o Threatened Species. Version 2012.2. Internaitional Union for Conservation o Naitur. Retrieved 27 June 2013. 
  2. "Betta splendens". Integrated Taxonomic Information System. Retrieved 19 March 2006. 
  3. Froese, Rainer, and Daniel Pauly, eds. (2006). Species of Betta in FishBase. March 2006 version.
  4. Froese, Rainer and Pauly, Daniel, eds. (2013). "Betta splendens" in FishBase. April 2013 version.
Other Languages
العربية: سمك الفايتر
azərbaycanca: Betta splendens
bosanski: Sijamski borac
Ελληνικά: Ψάρι μονομάχος
español: Betta splendens
français: Combattant
hrvatski: Sijamski borac
hornjoserbsce: Betta splendens
Bahasa Indonesia: Betta splendens
italiano: Betta splendens
ಕನ್ನಡ: ಕಾಳಗಮೀನು
Bahasa Melayu: Ikan Pelaga
မြန်မာဘာသာ: ဖိုက်တာ (ငါး)
Nederlands: Siamese kempvis
português: Betta splendens
srpskohrvatski / српскохрватски: Sijamski borac
Simple English: Betta splendens
slovenčina: Bojovnica pestrá
Tiếng Việt: Cá xiêm
中文: 泰國鬥魚