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Class: Actinopterygii
Order: Perciformes
Family: Osphronemidae Gouramies
Subfamily: Luciocephalinae
Genus: Sphaerichthys

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4 species (see list below)

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Asia
Max. Length 4.6 cm SL
Sphaerichthys acrostoma Vierke, 1979

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Sphaerichthys acrostoma
[]

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Asia
Max. Length 6 cm TL
Sphaerichthys osphromenoides Canestrini, 1860

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Sphaerichthys osphromenoides
[Chocolate gourami]

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Asia
Max. Length 4 cm SL
Sphaerichthys selatanensis Vierke, 1979

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Sphaerichthys selatanensis
[]

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Asia
Max. Length 3.9 cm SL
Sphaerichthys vaillanti Pellegrin, 1930

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Sphaerichthys vaillanti
[]
4 Species of Family Osphronemidae with Genus Sphaerichthys
(Gouramies)
Sort by: Species Length Year
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Year Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm)
1979 Sphaerichthys acrostoma Asia 4.6 SL
1860 Sphaerichthys osphromenoides Chocolate gourami Asia 6 TL
1979 Sphaerichthys selatanensis Asia 4 SL
1930 Sphaerichthys vaillanti Asia 3.9 SL



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