Macropodus opercularis (sexual dimorphism)

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DomainEukaryota • RegnumAnimalia • PhylumChordata • SubphylumVertebrata • InfraphylumGnathostomata • SuperclassisOsteichthyes • ClassisActinopterygii • SubclassisNeopterygii • InfraclassisTeleostei • SuperordoAcanthopterygii • OrdoPerciformes • SubordoAnabantoidei • FamiliaOsphronemidae • SubfamiliaMacropodusinae • GenusMacropodus • SpeciesMacropodus opercularis (Linnaeus, 1758)
  • See the Macropodus opercularis category for all about the species.
  • Sexual dimorphism: The male is of major size than the female, and with more intense coloration. Also, the male present filiform radioes in the back, caudal and anal fins.