White Gourami

R120.00

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SKU: Gourami003 Categories: ,

Gourami, any of more than 90 freshwater tropical labyrinth fishes classified in the families Osphronemidae and Helostomatidae in the order Perciformes and native to Asia. One of the most familiar is the giant gourami (Osphronemus goramy), a Southeast Asian fish that is caught or raised for food; it has been introduced elsewhere. This species is a compact oval fish with a long filamentous ray extending from each pelvic fin. It attains a weight of about 9 kg (20 pounds). As an adult, it is brown or gray with a paler belly; when young, it is dark-banded and reddish brown.

Approximate size 8cm

The image is for illustration purposes only. Due to natural colour variations within a species the actual fish may look slightly different.