Category Archives: Betta / Ikan Pelaga

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Class color Guideline hybrid Plakat.

What is HYBRID PLAKAT? A completely new class. The Hybrid Class will encapsulate all hybridized Wild Form show plakat. They include all forms of B.Splenden, B.Mahachai, B.Smaragdina, B.Imbellis, B.Siamorientalis, and cross-bred variations of wild form type hybrids. The guideline for this class is: Preserves the splender line wild body shape. Tail should at maximum be 180 […]

Genomic consequences of domestication of the Siamese fighting fish

Abstract Siamese fighting (betta) fish are among the most popular and morphologically diverse pet fish, but the genetic bases of their domestication and phenotypic diversification are largely unknown. We assembled de novo the genome of a wild Betta splendens and whole-genome sequenced 98 individuals across five closely related species. We find evidence of bidirectional hybridization between domesticated […]

Aquafair Malaysia 2013

Department of Fisheries Malaysia is organising Aquafair Malaysia from 21 – 24 November 2013 at Melaka International Trade Centre (MITC) Ayer Keroh, Melaka.   The event has earned the world reputation of being an important business platform for the international trade on ornamental fish since 2006. It has attracted many world-renowned suppliers and manufacturers of […]