Betta burdigala Kottelat & Ng, 1994
photo by Baesler, S.

Family:  Osphronemidae (Gouramies), subfamily: Macropodusinae
Max. size:  2.52 cm SL (male/unsexed)
Environment:  benthopelagic; freshwater
Distribution:  Asia: Banka, Indonesia.
Diagnosis:  Dorsal spines (total): 1-1; Dorsal soft rays (total): 13-14; Anal spines: 1-2; Anal soft rays: 23-24
Biology:  Occurs in peat swamp along the road and in secondary forest.
IUCN Red List Status: Critically Endangered (CR); Date assessed: 07 January 2019 (B2ab(iii)) Ref. (126983)
Threat to humans:  harmless


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