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images of siamese fighting fish

images of siamese fighting fish
It is a quick lived species and its technology interval is only 5–6 months, with each spawning generating up to several hundred eggs Monvises et al. 2009. The initiation of domestication of combating fish has been documented to have occurred as early as 600 years ago, with the aim of using these fish in staged fighting contests by the Siamese in the existing Thailand, best to the “Plakat” betta Smith 1945. Selection on other screen traits, mainly adding coloration and fin shapes, has a more recent origin traced back to the middle of the nineteenth century and was brought on by the use of these fish in exhibition contests Lucas 1968. In the past a long time since these fish became the thing of a world aquarium hobby, most artificial preference in fighting fish has concentrated on modifying the amazing body colors and the overgrowth of fins supplementary fig. S1, Supplementary Material online.