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Betta is one of the most beautiful freshwater fish and one of the famous aquarium fish. Male Betta is perhaps the best looking of all freshwater fish. Perhaps the most recognized is the male with his splendid colors.  Bettas are known jumpers and their tanks must be covered.

Scientific Names:Betta splendens.
Origin:Cambodia, Thailand
Medium: Tropical.
Diet: Live foods, flakes, frozen foods, daphnia.
Temperament: Peaceful towards other fish but males will not tolerate each other.
Life Span: 2-3 years.

  Goldfish   Arowana   Loaches  
  Goldfish   Arowana   Loaches  
Angel Fish   Gourami   Raphael  
Angel Fish   Gourami   Raphael  
Cichlid   Catfish   Koi  
Cichlid   Catfish   Koi  


Fish Photo Gallery

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Betta Varieties

Fighting Fish   Female Betta  
Siamese Fighting Fish   Female Betta  

Questions of
 Questions & Answers
 1.  Posted on : 23.7.2018  By  :  R. RAMACHANDRAN , ram.acedata@gmail.com View Answer (0) Post Answer

I have recently installed a 4 ft fish tank with curved glass. It was placed in a place where nearby window's reflection falls on the glass and disturbs view. Any solution?

 2.  Posted on : 15.9.2013  By  :  Udaya Kumar Tom , Bangalore View Answer (2) Post Answer

Where should the fish pot or aquarium be placed in a house.


Place it in the Nort-East side of house

  Posted By :Yabu , Coimbatore | On 20.1.2016

Place it in the North-East corner of the house.

  Posted By :Ravi , Erode, Tamil Nadu | On 11.3.2014
 3.  Posted on : 5.7.2012  By  :  Phad , Pune View Answer (1) Post Answer

Sir i have fish tank 2' x 1' x 1', include goldfish 4, sakar 2, Koi 1, and Angle 1. Last week per day 1/2 two fish die, after that i change the water, also put tablet as per instruction of fish dealer. but after that 2 goldfish and 1 koi and 1 subhankar is dead. tel l me how i maintained my fish tank with goldfish and which is the cofish with goldfish.


Dear sir, instead of having a variety of fishes who shares different habitats, one should lay more emphasis on the ecosystem of the aquarium. Your fish tank is relatively small and therefore just 4-5 goldfishes including one black moor (from feng-shui point of view)without including koi or angels. Change water after at least 3-4 weeks time (use good filters and O2 pump) and feed less pallets to fishes. Add prescribed amount of anti-fungals and please add little bit of salt at the time of changing water/cleaning the tank.

  Posted By :Ashish Banerjee , New Delhi | On 28.8.2012
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