three-spot gourami


: a small gourami (Trichogaster trichopterus) of southeastern Asia introduced into other countries as an aquarium fish

Word History


so called from the spot at the body center, the spot at the caudal base, and the prominent eye

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“Three-spot gourami.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 21 Jun. 2024.

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