Choosing a Betta Fish can be difficult when it comes down to selecting which types of betta fish you want in your aquarium. Here are some things that may help make this process easier.
Different types of betta fish exist and you should know about them. All these different species have their own peculiarities that distinguish them from the rest, and it is best to be aware of the ones in your area before you get a pet!
The common betta has two thin stripes running horizontally across its body with an elongated, pointed head. They are usually brown in color with blue and red fins
Australian betta can be gold or blue, but they all have a prominent black stripe that runs from the front of their body to the back
The long-finned variety is also called veil tail because it has an extended finnage on its caudal fin and so on.
The most popular types of betta fish in captivity include the Rose Petal Betta, Halfmoon Betta Fish, Crown Tail Betta Fish, Crowntail Betta Fish, Het Rasta (Half Red-Cap), Plakat or Marblebelly Betta, and the Thai Betta. All of these types are beautiful and make excellent pets!