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Related to Anabantidae: Anabas testudineus, Climbing gourami
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Noun1.Anabantidae - small freshwater spiny-finned fishes of Africa and southern AsiaAnabantidae - small freshwater spiny-finned fishes of Africa and southern Asia
fish family - any of various families of fish
order Perciformes, order Percomorphi, Perciformes, Percomorphi - one of the largest natural groups of fishes of both marine and fresh water: true perches; basses; tuna
Anabas, genus Anabas - the type genus of the family Anabantidae; small fish that resemble perch
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In decreasing importance order, these host families can be classified as: Cyprinidae (5 species); Claroteidae (2); Distichodontidae (2); Mochokidae (2); Mormyridae (2); Anabantidae (1); Aplocheilidae (1); Channidae (1); Cichlidae (1); Clariidae (1); Latidae (1); Tetraodontidae (1).
Threatened fishes of the World: Anabas testudineus (Bloch, 1792) (Perciformes: Anabantidae).
Sin embargo, los peces laberinto pertenecientes a la familia Anabantidae (subfamilia Ctenopinae, genero Betta), presentan un organo respiratorio adicional situado en las agallas, compuesto por numerosas laminas que permiten respirar aire fuera de la superficie del agua (9).
Anabas testudineus, the climbing perch is a fish species in the family of Anabantidae. It is a very hardy fish and important as a food fish because of its ability to survive out of water for a long period of time [8].