Betta Splendens – Quick Facts

Species/genus:
Betta splendens

Origin:
South East Asia

Preferred Temperatue:
72 – 82°F (22 – 28°C)

Tolerated Temperature:
68 – 90°F (20 – 32.5°C)

pH: 6 – 7.5, dH: Not Critical

Temperament:
Males fight other males viciously, and are sometimes rough with the females, otherwise usually peaceful with like sized tankmates

Adult Size: 2 to 3 inches (5 to 7.5 cm)

Minimum Tank Size: 1 Gallon

Feeding: Carnivorus

Breeding: Easy, A bubblenest builder