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

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Trichopodus cantoris

Photo by Nilsson, K.

Max. Length 12 cm TL
Trichopodus leerii (Bleeker, 1852)

Photo by Nilsson, K.
Trichopodus leerii
[Pearl gourami]

Photo by Broad, C.

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

Photo by Broad, C.
Trichopodus microlepis
[Moonlight gourami]

Photo by JJPhoto

Max. Length 25 cm TL
Trichopodus pectoralis Regan, 1910

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Trichopodus pectoralis
[Snakeskin gourami]
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Max. Length 6.6 cm SL

Trichopodus poptae

Photo by Vierke, J.

Max. Length 15 cm SL
Trichopodus trichopterus (Pallas, 1770)

Photo by Vierke, J.
Trichopodus trichopterus
[Three spot gourami]

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Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm) Year
Trichopodus cantoris Asia. 1861
Trichopodus leerii Pearl gourami Asia 12 TL 1852
Trichopodus microlepis Moonlight gourami Asia 13 SL 1861
Trichopodus pectoralis Snakeskin gourami Asia 25 TL 1910
Trichopodus poptae Asia 6.6 SL 2014
Trichopodus trichopterus Three spot gourami Asia 15 SL 1770

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