Tag Archives: betta splendens

Aquarimax Episode 133: Interstate Fish, Rummynose Requiem, and Betta Traits

Join Aquarimax hosts Rus and Kelly as they discuss comments and questions from David in Colorado, Kelsey in California, and as they interview Isaac about his betta genetics predictions.

Here is the latest betta fry video, including an attempt to show some still photos of the color and pattern variations seen in the spawn.


(Or click here to watch in HD)

Aquarimax Episode 128: Betta and Betta, Black Sand, Corydoras Creepies, and Cycling Success

Join Aquarimax hosts Rus and Kelly as they discuss their 5-week old betta spawn, as well as questions and comments from Juliette in Paris, France, Mick in Carnforth, UK, and Tony in NY (whose tanks, incidentally, have just cycled! Congrats Tony!)


Here are some pics of our bettas at 4 weeks, 6 days old. Click on the images to enlarge them:


Here’s a short video clip of our fry feeding on newly hatched brine shrimp and on walterworms, at 4 weeks, 3 days old, and 4 weeks, 6 days old, respectively:



Aquarimax Episode 127: Precocious Betta Aggression and Algae Crew Lineup

Join Aquarimax hosts Rus and Kelly as they discuss their month-old betta fry as well as respond to Tony in NY’s question about good algae crew candidates for his 6.6 gallon freshwater aquarium.


Aquarimax Episode 126: Avoiding Parasites, Moving Fish, and Bulging Baby Bettas

Join Aquarimax hosts Rus and Kelly as they discuss questions and comments from Carlos in NY, Tony in NY, and Andrejka in OR.


Aquarimax Episode 95: Interview with Carlos on Spawning Betta Splendens

Join Aquarimax hosts Rus and Kelly as they interview Carlos in New York on spawning Betta splendens.

Here are some of Carlos’ favorite betta-related links:

Please check out the International Betta Congress:



and the Central New York Betta Club


Here are some websites full of betta information: