Scientific Name : Trichogaster trichopterus
Common Names : Three Spot Gourami, Opaline Gourami
The Blue Gourami is a beautiful and durable aquarium fish. This species group is certainly one of the hardiest available to the aquarist. It makes an excellent first fish for people entering the hobby. They are long lived with each specimen having a remarkably individual personality. They will use their pelvic fins to feel their environment and even feel their tank mates. They also seem to be quite aware of their owners.
Gourami fish is a hardy, peaceful fish, they are undemanding and tolerate a range of tank conditions within reason and will accept wide variety of food. A darker substrate will show off their gorgeous beautiful colors and it will increase your aquarium beauty and it’s recommended as a good choice for beginner.