Betta tomi

Betta tomi is a species of fish in the Belontiidae family.

The Betta tomi lives in the benthopelagic, freshwater environment.

Betta tomi is a species of fish in the Belontiidae family. It is endemic to Malaysia. References - * Kottelat, M. 1996. Betta tomi. More

Betta tomi can be housed in pairs, species tanks, and community tanks. Pairs can be housed in a 20 gallon tank, groups should be housed in a 55 gallon tank or larger. Pairs should be given cover such as caves and plants. More

Betta tomi is named after Professor Tom Lam Toong Jin of Singapore University, and reaches a length of 14 cm (TL). More

The origins of the Betta Tomi appear to have been from the waters of Singapore, but it is now extinct in that region. Today these fishes are found in the waters of Malaysia, from eastern Johor. They grow to a length of about 7 centimeters in the shallow waters of streams. More

Betta tomi Ng & Kottelat 1994 Betta tussyae Schaller 1985 Betta uberis Tan & Ng 2006 Betta unimaculata (Popta 1905) Parophiocephalus unimaculatus Popta, 1905 Betta ocellata (non de Beaufort, 1933) Howong Betta More

Has anyone caught Betta Tomi or know the location in the wild. IBC list the Tomi found somewhere between Kota Tinggi and Mersing. Extinct now in Singapore. Any survivors left in the wild? All times are GMT +8. The time now is 03:34 AM. More

Betta Tomi 2nd Location 1 May 2008 May holidays. Head towards a second location as directed by a researcher into wild betta. Although the location as described has pugnax in abundance with little Tomi within the same stream. More

Common names

Mustaleukataistelija in Finnish (suomen kieli)
汤姆氏搏鱼 in Mandarin Chinese
汤姆氏搏鱼 in Unknown
湯姆氏搏魚 in Mandarin Chinese
湯姆氏搏魚 in Unknown

Order : Perciformes
Family : Osphronemidae
Genus : Betta
Species : Betta tomi
Authority : Ng & Kottelat, 1994