Giant Redtail Gourami (Osphronemus laticlavius)

Also known as Giant Gourami, Giant Redfin Gourami, Giant Red-finned Gourami, Red-finned Gourami, Giant Redflag Gourami, Giant Red-tailed Gourami

Description

Also known as Giant Gourami, Giant Redfin Gourami, Giant Red-finned Gourami, Red-finned Gourami, Giant Redflag Gourami, Giant Red-tailed Gourami.

Found in slow moving, stagnant waters of canals, flooded forests, lakes, marshes and rivers.
They feed on algae, crustaceans, fish, frogs and worms.
Length - 50cm
Depth - ?m
Asia - Malaysia, Indonesia

Popular in the aquarium trade. These fish can vary greatly in colour. Ref: https://www.fishbase.se/summary/16572

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