originally known as the siamese fighting fish. the most well-known and common member of the betta family group is the betta splendens. other species of betta are harder to find and maintain than the common splendens.
betta are an easily kept aquarium fish, and average at 2 and 1/2 to 3 inches in body length (tail fin length varies, with some specimens reaching 4 inches in total length). males are the most common specimens found in pet stores, and are brightly colored with long fins. females, once nearly impossible to find by non-breeders, have been trickling into pet stores for sale, though at first glance female bettas may be mistaken for a completely different species of fish. females are the same size as male betta, often lack the same bright colors and never have the large amount of finnage that males have.
bettas do not require airation in their tanks. the fish posses a “labyrinth organ” inside of their heads which allows them to breathe air. it is an adaptation to their original habitat, in thailand, where natural-form betta live in the stagnant, muddy, warm (usually over 80 degrees) water of rice paddies and ditches.
bettas are predatory fish, and must be kept on a high protein diet in order to survive. special betta food is needed for them to live, but to thrive they -need- to be fed on live foods, such as mosquito larvae, bloodworms, small fruit flies, and fruit fly maggots.
males of this species are naturally compet-tive and agressive towards one another. the fish are often fought for money in siam and vietnam, in tents set up for the purposes, rather like aquatic c-ckfighting.
betta have an average lifespan of 2 years (24 months). from hatching to death.
betcha 20 bucks my betta will chew the -ss off of your betta.
melano halfmoon male
as good as anything will ever be
bro: i love grandma’s cornbread
sis: mmm hmm, don’t get no betta
a follower, usually a male that follows his mommy everywhere at all times. that guy arishneel is such a tallywagger, i can’t stand him. it’s another dirty word for a mans p-n-s. bob: “just because your black doesn’t mean you have a big tally wagger.” john: “ummmm…..yes it does.” p-n-s, d-ck, c-ck, slong, wong, w-ng […]
- Peanut Turd
a peanut t-rd can be anything from a rather large chunky piece of sh-t , wherein you can pick out the exact peanut m&m’s you ate earlier that day , to actually calling someone that’s a complete idiot, a peanut t-rd. hence the phrase “your not the smartest peanut in the t-rd” !!!!!! (guy)why did […]
general term for an outstandingly tall and handsome male with an impressive fallix. in nordic mythology, frej was lesser know ûberg-d, known to have an even larger “hammer” than thor. can also be used in cooking. known to cause allergies. let the meat simmer for 10 minutes, before you add 2 tablespoons of salt and […]
- Betty Bojangles
a pair of t-st-cl-s or nut sack. “why don’t i pop an alka-seltzer in my mouth and gargle your betty bojangles”
- point em out knock em out
synonymous with ‘knockout game’. an act of violence against unsuspecting whites executed by the sub-human species called n-gg-rs. in the real world, what do you do when you’re attacked by an animal wanting to harm you? you defend yourself, preferably you kill it. this is how humans have triumphed over primitive forms of life throughout […]