I named him 'Vesuvius' after the famous volcano that forever froze and immortalized the lives of those in the ancient Roman Pompeii.
He is red, with a slight teal - purple shimmer on his body, and he is a crown-tail betta - that why his fins look 'chopped up'. It makes him absolutely gorgeous when he fans them all out!
Although he's going to be living on the other side of the living room, I thought he and Ghost should know about each other:
...and they didn't have too much interest....for awhile, then the - em - gills came out! I quickly put Ghost back where he's happier: