Summary: Betta Fish also known as Siamese fighting fish; derives its name from the Thai phrase ‘ikan bettah”. Mekong basin in Southeast Asia is the home of Betta Fish and is considered to be one of the best aquarium fishes.
Fish Care Tips. There’s a reason people of all types love bettas. Sometimes called Siamese fighting fish, these feisty fish pack a lot of personality into a very small package and make great pets for almost every living situation.