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

(See list of species below)



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5 species (see list below)

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Photo by Mahalder, B.

Asia
Max. Length 7 cm TL
Trichogaster chuna (Hamilton, 1822)

Photo by Mahalder, B.
 
Trichogaster chuna
[Honey gourami]

Photo by Vierke, J.

Asia
Max. Length 12.5 cm TL
Trichogaster fasciata Bloch & Schneider, 1801

Photo by Vierke, J.
 
Trichogaster fasciata
[Banded gourami]

Photo by Hippocampus-Bildarchiv

Asia
Max. Length 9 cm TL
Trichogaster labiosa Day, 1877

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Trichogaster labiosa
[Thick lipped gourami]

Photo by Mahalder, B.

Asia
Max. Length 8.8 cm TL
Trichogaster lalius (Hamilton, 1822)

Photo by Mahalder, B.
 
Trichogaster lalius
[Dwarf gourami]

Photo by Broad, C.

Asia
Max. Length 13 cm SL
Trichogaster microlepis (Günther, 1861)

Photo by Broad, C.
 
Trichogaster microlepis
[Moonlight gourami]
5 Species of Family Osphronemidae with Genus Trichogaster
(Gouramies)
Sort by: Species Length Year
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Year Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm)
1822 Trichogaster chuna Honey gourami Asia 7 TL
1801 Trichogaster fasciata Banded gourami Asia 12.5 TL
1877 Trichogaster labiosa Thick lipped gourami Asia 9 TL
1822 Trichogaster lalius Dwarf gourami Asia 8.8 TL
1861 Trichogaster microlepis Moonlight gourami Asia 13 SL



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