Betta fin type?

Discussion in 'Betta Fish' started by kittykat0725, Jul 27, 2014.

  1. kittykat0725

    kittykat0725Valued MemberMember

    hey fishlore - i have had a betta for about a year now and i was wondering what his fin type is. so please tell me! :)ImageUploadedByFish Lore Aquarium Fish Forum1406518255.198446.jpgImageUploadedByFish Lore Aquarium Fish Forum1406518316.990909.jpgImageUploadedByFish Lore Aquarium Fish Forum1406518341.066419.jpg

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  2. FiscCyning

    FiscCyningValued MemberMember

    He looks like either a delta or halfmoon. If you can get him to flare it will be easier to tell (try holding up a mirror to the tank to see if he flares at his reflection). A halfmoon's caudal (tail) fin will be a perfect half circle when he flares, if it is less than that he is a delta or super delta.

    Here is a site with good pictures of the different tail types:  
  3. junebug

    junebugFishlore LegendMember

    No way to tell without a side shot of him flaring.
  4. Betta305

    Betta305New MemberMember

    Looks like you hot yourself a delta! He's a good lookin boy

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  5. Aquarist

    AquaristFishlore LegendMember

  6. UniqueBettasNew MemberMember

    either delta, super delta, or half-moon.
  7. OP

    kittykat0725Valued MemberMember

    UniqueBettas yes he is a halfmoon! he is my favorite fish, other than one of my first goldfish named Koi Boy. (he is not a koi I just named him that when I was in 2nd grade haha) :;voices :)

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