Betta waseri

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Betta waseri
Not evaluated (IUCN 3.1)
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Actinopterygii
Order: Perciformes
Family: Osphronemidae
Genus: Betta
Species: B. waseri
Binomial name
Betta waseri
Krummenacher, 1986

Betta waseri is a species of gourami endemic to Malaysia. It is an inhabitant of well shaded blackwater streams in peat forests with plentiful organic debris and root growth. This species grows to a length of 9.8 centimetres (3.9 in) SL.[1]


  1. ^ Froese, Rainer and Pauly, Daniel, eds. (2014). "Betta waseri" in FishBase. February 2014 version.