Popular Freshwater Fish!

Uncle Bill's Pet Centers carries a wide variety of freshwater and saltwater fish, and selection may vary by store location.  Here are some of the most popular freshwater fish Uncle Bill's offers - but it is not a complete listing of all the fish we have available at any given time.  This list as well as our in-store availability fluctuates and is updated regularly.  Please note this information on each fish's page is for your reference only, and any advice acquired from these listings is to be used at your own discretion.

Agassizi Dwarf Cichlid

Facts and Information


Found mainly in the black water streams of Ecuador and Peru.  This species is also found in whitewater (around rapids) areas and in clear streams.  This is a very small cichild, barely measuring two inches as an adult.  Males kept in the aquarium do best with several females (harem style).  The genus name "Apistogramma" is from the Greek words "apisto" (uncertain) and "gramma" (graphic signal).

PH Levels - 6 to 8

Hardness Levels - 80 to 320 ppm ppm

Temperature - 75 to 78°F

Level of Difficulty - Level 3

Size - Extra Small

Aggression Level - 2

Possible Tankmates - Middle and South American Cichlids, Spotted Pictus Cat

glow fish tetras

yellow cichlid labidochromis caeruleus