The IBC Species
Maintenance Program is a clearinghouse and resource center for
all existing available information on Betta species,
promotes continued research to learn as much as we can about
these species and their needs, provides stock cataloging,
breeder networking and offers judging guidance.
Level One changes are complete, all species pages
match the new format
If you have information or pictures you would like to
share please feel free to send them to us at the link on the bottom.
Photo by Kei Sasaki
I encourage anyone who wants to help us preserve
these "jewels of nature" to join our yahoo group by clicking the
link to the side of this page.
"No one can save them all but everyone can at least
Those who are looking to obtain wild Betta species
can click here and it will take you
to a source page for suppliers. The SMP does not sell wild
Bettas but members will occasionally have some for distribution to