Scientific Name: Betta Splendens
Ease of Care: Easy
Approximate Arrival Size: 1 to 1.5 inches
Approximate Full Size: 2 to 3 inches
Native Region: Thailand
Naturally residing in rice paddies and small puddles, the Betta requires little water. Its labyrinth organ helps it to breathe surface air. Without access to the water's surface, the Betta will suffocate. This fish is available in numerous variations of red, blue, peach, and white; there are a nearly infinite combination of adaptations available. If you have a color preference, please specify on your order, but we can not guarantee a particular color.