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.

Flameback Hap

Facts and Information

flameback hap cichlid

This is a beautiful, yet undesribed Haplochromis species from Lake Victoria.  The haps of this lake are quite smaller and sport a different body and dorsal fin than their Lake Malawi cousins.  Similar in body shape to the Obliquidens, but males sport a bright red stroke of color along the dorsal area and fin, with a soft blue coloration below.  Females are similar, but are more of a rusty orange color with some yellow along the dorsal area.

PH Levels - 7.8 to 8.2

Hardness Levels - 160 to 530 ppm

Temperature - 72 to 78°F

Level of Difficulty - Level 3

Size - Large

Aggression Level - 2

Possible Tankmates - Lake Victoria Cichlids, Green Face Peacock

glow fish tetras

yellow cichlid labidochromis caeruleus