Snakeskin Gourami

Snakeskin Gourami: My Gentle Giant

Here's a look at my Snakeskin Gourami female (Trichopodus Pectoralis) in my 55 gallon Freshwater Planted Tank (aquarium).

Species Profile # 9: The Snakeskin Gourami (Trichopodus pectoralis)

Info on the snakeskin gourami.

Large Snake Skin Gourami

My large 10cm+ snake skin gourami :)

Snakeskin Gourami Update 8/9/16

I found my female Snakeskin Gourami (Trichopodus Pectoralis) in worse condition this morning.

Otocinclus on Snakeskin Gourami: Feeding, or Grooming?

I've been watching my Otos swimming around my Snakeskin Gourami and either feeding off the slime coat, or grooming for external parasites.


  • An Ethological Study of the Snakeskin Gourami, Trichogaster Pectoralis, with Comments on Phylogenetic Relationships Among Species of Trichogaster

    1971. 268 pages.
  • Flow of Nitrogen in the Snakeskin Gourami (Trichogaster Pectoralis Regan) Raising Pond Using Material Flow Analysis at Samut Songkhram Province

    2017. 222 pages.
  • Assessment of Freshwater Fish Seed Resources for Sustainable Aquaculture

    Food & Agriculture Org.. 2017. ISBN: 9251058954,9789251058954. 628 pages.

    Four of the most important resources to aquaculture, outside human and technological resources, are land, water, seed and feed. Efficient use of these resources are necessary to guarantee optimum production from aquaculture. A project Study and Analysis of Seed Production in Small-scale Rural Aquaculture was implemented through a desk study and expert workshop (held in Wuxi, China from 23-26 March 2006) to assess the status of freshwater fish seed resources and supply and its contribution to...

  • An Evaluation of Small-scale Freshwater Rural Aquaculture Development for Poverty Reduction

    Asian Development Bank. 2005. ISBN: 9789715615501,9715615503. 164 pages.

    This report looks at small-scale aquaculture from the viewpoint of poverty reduction. What are the main factors that enable fish farming to generate livelihoods and reduce poverty? Based on case studies, the first part of the report highlights the importance of access to capital assets--human, social, natural, physical, and financial--and to a range of transforming processes, such as markets, institutions, facilities, infrastructure, and services.

  • Biological Reviews of Important Cambodian Fish Species, Based on Fishbase 2004

    WorldFish. 2017. ISBN: 9789995071004,9995071002. 141 pages.