Betta waseri

The Betta waseri lives in the benthopelagic, freshwater environment.

Betta waseri 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

Summary: Notes on the Betta waseri group of seven recently described species. How to keep and breed them. Contact for editing purposes: email: stefanhome@ilse. More

The Betta Waseri is a large species of the Gouramies, or Osphronemidae, the sub family Macropodinae, the order Perciformes and the class Actinopterygii. They grow to about 9 centimeters in length in freshwaters of Asia. More

Betta waseri was first described from aquarium specimens but only one was preserved. This was about 9 cm, although the largest wild specimen is only about 8 cm standard length. More

caught is 12cm long! It got characteristic of Betta waseri of having black lip & black marking on throat. Both anabatoides & waseri group of Betta are quite similar to each others. More

Betta waseri in Kalimantan, I guess it is Betta anabatoides ??? Betta anabatoides ??? First time caught this small Betta rutilans (less than 2.5cm long!!!). More

Common names

Isotaistelija in Finnish (suomen kieli)
瓦氏搏魚 in Mandarin Chinese
瓦氏搏鱼 in Mandarin Chinese

Order : Perciformes
Family : Osphronemidae
Genus : Betta
Species : Betta waseri
Authority : Krummenacher, 1986