can you put decorations in betta fish tankThis species also is called by the average name Betta, especially in america. Other common names include Split Tailed Betta and Libby Betta. They are called “pla kad” by the natives, which actually means “biting fish”. Interestingly in Thailand they are called “pla kat Khmer” meaning “Fighting Fish from the land of Khmer” Kampuchea. This then interprets in English to “Fighting Fish from the country of Cambodia”. Khmer is the language of the Khmer people and the official language of Cambodia and Kampuchea is the respectable name of Cambodia.