Betta hipposideros

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Betta hipposideros
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Actinopterygii
Order: Perciformes
Family: Osphronemidae
Genus: Betta
Species: B. hipposideros
Binomial name
Betta hipposideros
P. K. L. Ng & Kottelat, 1994

Betta hipposideros is a species of gourami native to Malaysia and Indonesia. It is an inhabitant of blackwater swamps. This species grows to a length of 7.8 cm (3.1 in).[2]


  1. ^ Kottelat, M. 1996. Betta hipposideros. In: IUCN 2013. IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2013.2. < Archived June 27, 2014, at the Wayback Machine.>. Downloaded on 23 March 2014.
  2. ^ Froese, Rainer and Pauly, Daniel, eds. (2014). "Betta hipposideros" in FishBase. February 2014 version.