Available
Amphibians

(updated 23-05-19)




The following species are currently available. Online orders accepted but as many are in short supply and we require delivery details or if you are collecting, if interested please phone or email us to reserve and we will direct you to a temporary page for you to place the order.
We are again able to deliver amphibians via a private specialist reptile courier anywhere on mainland UK south of central Scotland. Prices start from £40.00. Please see here or enquire for more details.
Please read our terms and conditions before placing an order. Amphibians are available for delivery in the UK only or can be collected from our retail premises near Bewdley, Worcestershire (approximately 6.5 miles from the West Midlands Safari Park).
Please contact info@dartfrog.co.uk or phone +44 (0)1299 832463 for further details.
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Current Availability

 


Special Offers (no further discounts)

Species (Vernacular) & Description
Scientific Name Price Guide (Each)

African bullfrog
c/b 2018 large juvenile 45mm
Huge species with males capable of attaining 25cm. These are large juveniles around 4 months old. Avidly feeding on anything that will fit into their mouths.

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Pyxicephalus adspersus
(
3 left)

£60.00



Anurans (frogs & toads)


Poison Frogs

Species (Vernacular) & Description
Scientific Name Price Guide (Each)

Chrome pleasing poison frog
c/b 2018 grown-on juveniles 20mm+
A stunning species from the highland Cordillera Oriental and part of the Cordillera Azul of central Peru. Requires collers temperatures in the 70 - 74 F. range. As with most Ameerega these can be quite jumpy and require a relatively large vivarium with some height and large bromeliads. Otherwise relatively easy to care for.


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Ameerega bassleri Sisa
(4 left)

£85.00

Green & Black poison dart frog
c/b 2018,sub-adult 30mm+
Relatively shy species that grows into quite a large dartfrog. Not difficult to keep and relatively easy to breed once established. This is a stunning, sought-after morph from Pena Blanca in Panama that was only introduced into the hobby in 2015. For up to two years the frogs appear with a rather dull blue and black pattern but then suddenly the stunning white and black markings (as in the specimen pictured) begin to show.

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Dendrobates auratus 'Pena Blanca'
(6 available)

£65.00

Bumblebee poison dart frog
Understory Enterprises Import c/b 2018 sub-adults/adults 30mm+
Great starter species. Easy to keep and breed under suitable conditions. Bold, greedy and males have a loud call. This form is the banded Guyana morph which has solid (unbroken) bands of black and yellow/orange.

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Dendrobates leucomelas French Guyana
(4 available
)

£65.00

Bumblebee poison dart frog
UK-produced c/b 2018, juveniles around 25mm
Great starter species. Easy to keep and breed under suitable conditions. Bold, greedy and males have a loud call. We can offer unrelated frogs. These are too small sex (around 10 - 12 weeks out of the water)
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Dendrobates leucomelas
(4 left)

SOLD

Dyeing poison dart frog
c/b 2019 juveniles 15mm
Impressive large morph with prodigious appetite (for smaller insects). Grows to around 35 - 40mm.

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Dendrobates tinctorius 'Brazil'
(2 available)

£50.00

Dyeing poison dart frog
UK-produced c/b 2018, large juveniles 25 - 30mm+
Super, distinct morph possessing eith powder blue or pale grey legs. These are very healthy specimens taking fruit flies, small crickets and aphids. Looking at the toepads these may possibly be a sexed pair.

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Dendrobates tinctorius 'Grey Legs'
(
2 available)

£120.00 /2

Dyeing poison dart frog
UK-produced c/b 2018, large juveniles 30mm
Impressive large morph with prodigious appetite (for smaller insects). Grows to around 40mm. Superb specimens - very active and plump!

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Dendrobates tinctorius 'Sipaliwini Blue'
(available to order)

£65.00

Lowland phantasml poison frog
UK-produced c/b 2018, juveniles 10 - 12mm
Very popular and ideal starter species. Very prolific once breeding starts and has a voracious appetite. These are already taking Drosophila melanogaster and pinhead crickets and will soon progress to larger foods

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Epipedobates anthonyi
(3 left)
£17.50

Blue-bellied poison frog
Dartfrog-produced c/b 201
7 adults 25mm
A very underrated medium-sized species, easy to keep and breed and with non-canibalistic tadpoles. Males carry tadpoles on their back.
These are a genuine, unrelated proven pair.

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Hyloxalus azureiventris
(1 pair available)

£80.00 /pair

Strawberry poison dart frog
c/b 2018 near-adult 17mm
The classic poison dart frog hailing from Costa Rica. Adults are relatively large for a pumilio - up to 22mm. The breeder of these suggests they are a pair but is not 100% certain.

Oophaga pumilio
'Blue Jeans'
(1 pair available)

SOLD

Strawberry poison dart frog
c/b 2018 adults 18mm+
Fantastic bold species with numerous colour and geographic morphs. This gorgeous purple/blue morph occurs on the mainland Panama. It is not available too often. This is a medium-sized morph. The breeder of these suggests they are a pair but is not 100% certain.

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Oophaga pumilio
'Cauchero'
(1 pair reserved
)

SOLD

Strawberry poison dart frog
c/b 2017 adults 18mm+
Fantastic bold species with numerous colour and geographic morphs. This morph is orange/red with grey-blue legs and occurs on the hilly island of San Cristobal in the Bocas Del Torres islands off the Caribbean coast of Panama. A medium sized morph, very arboreal often found high up in elevated broms of trees so an arboreal vivarium is essential. This is sexed pair (according to the supplier).

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Oophaga pumilio
'Cristobal'
(1 pair available
)

SOLD

Strawberry poison dart frog
Dartfrog-produced c/b 2018 adult pair 20mm
A gorgeous little morph with a green body mottled in lot of dark spots and with blue/cyan & black spotted legs. From mainland Panama in the Bocas archipelago. Rarely available.

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Oophaga pumilio
'Punta Laurent'
(1 pair available)

£350.00 /pair

Strawberry poison dart frog
c/b 2018 sub-adults 16mm+
An unusual morph hailing from the Uyama River basin of mainland Panama. Largely black with interesting flecks and bands of white, blue and green. Very bold morph. Rarely available.

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Oophaga pumilio
'Uyama'
(4 available)

£160.00

Colombian poison dart frog
c/b 2018, 30mm large juvenile / sub-adults
One of the larger dart frogs with an appetite to match. Adults are a stunning iridescent lime-green colour. Quite easy to keep in captivity.

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Phyllobates terriblis 'mint'
(4 available
)

£75.00

Colombian poison dart frog
UK-produced c/b 2018, juveniles 18mm+
One of the larger dart frogs with an appetite to match. Adults are a stunning bright yellow colour. Quite easy to keep in captivity as they can devour larger food items such as 2/3rd instar crickets, waxmoths, freshly sloughed mealworms, house spiders etc.

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Phyllobates terriblis 'yellow'
(4 available)

£55.00

Banded poison dart frog
UK-produced c/b 2018 20mm large juveniles
Easy species with a melodius call. Excellent for the beginner, relatively shy but bolder with age.

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Phyllobates vittatus
(2 left)

£40.00

Amazonian red poison dart frog
c/b 2018 near-adult/adult 15mm+
Beautiful, small ventrimaculata-type species which has orange/red and black bands and reticulated black and blue hind limbs. Care is identical to R. ventrimaculata so they are a good beginner thumbnail species and relatively easy to breed. These are sold as unsexed.

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Ranitomeya amazonica Iquitos
(
8 available)

£65.00

Lowland Pasco poison dart frog red/orange
Dartfrog-produced c/b 2018, sub-adults 14mm+
Although very similar to the 'Panguana' morph these frogs have a totally different dispositions in that they are pretty bold and slightly larger. The stripes are orange to deep orange. Easy to keep and very attractive. These juveniles are from 2 unrelated parent groups.

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Ranitomeya (lamasi) sirensis ''Lowland red/orange'
(4 reserved)

SOLD

Vanzolini's poison dart frog
c/b 2018 near-adults 16mm+
Stunning thumbnail species. Bold, active, relatively easy to breed once established and will feed on fruit flies (large & small), hatchling crickets, aphids and springtails. Lovely trill-like call. These are unrelated specimens.

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Ranitomeya vanzolinii
(4 available)

£85.00

 


     
Other Frogs & Toads & Caecilians
Species (Vernacular) & Description
Scientific Name Price Guide (Each)
Western green toad
Adults 35mm
Beautiful, small toad from the arid Sonoran region of the USA. Prefer a dry, scrubby vivarium with a shallow water area and actively basks under heat lamps (mild heat). Rarely available these days.
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Anaxyrus debilis
(1 group of 2 males and 1 female left)

£110.00 /3

Oriental fire-bellied toad (Korean green form)
Dartfrog-produced c/b 2018 juveniles 15mmes 15 - 25mm+
An attractive, easy-to-keep species requiring a semi-aquatic setup with lots of pond weed and a small basking area. These are plump healthy toads taking 1st crickets, Drosophila hydei, chopped worm and waxworm.

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Bombina orientalis
(2 available)
£12.50

European yellow bellied toad
Dartfrog-produced c/b 2018 juveniles 12mm+
This species is proving difficult to obtain these days and this is first time we have been able to offer them for quite some time. Superb hardy species for the temperate semi-aquatic set-up or can even be kept in a greenhouse or outdoor vivarium in protected places.

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Bombina variegata variegata
(10 left)

£12.50
European green toad
Dartfrog-produced c/b 2017/18 large juveniles/sub-adults 50 - 65mm
Gorgeously patterned toad. Very plump with a voracious appetite. These are the true European form. The specimens are of Hungarian origin from German-bred stock.

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Bufo viridis viridis
(
12 available)

£35.00

European green tree frog
UK-produced c/b 2017 sub-adults/adults 25 - 35mm+
A hardy tree frog that makes a great vivarium or greenhouse subject.
Males possess a loud raucous call. Feeding on fruit flies and small crickets.
These are adults from frogs produced in early/mid 2018. Males are calling vociferously and these should breed this year. These can be sexed.

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Hyla arborea arborea
(5 left)

£25.00
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Painted Mantella
Dartfrog-produced c/b 2018 F1 grown-on juveniles 15mm +
Stunning species, slightly more intensely coloured and larger than Mantella madagascariensis. Requires similar conditions to Mantella aurantiaca. These are healthy, plump specimens taking Drosophila, small crickets and aphids.

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Mantella baroni
(3 left)

£85.00

Yellow Mantella
Understory Enterprises c/b 2016 sub-adults 17mm+
A variable Madagascan species preferring cooler temperatures than most dartfrogs ideally in the 65 - 72°F range. We have a small number of frogs that are yellow-orange with black flanks and are taking springtails, pinhead crickets and melanogaster fruitflies.

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Mantella crocea
(3 available)
£60.00
Bronze Leaf Mantella
UK-produced c/b 2016 juveniles 15mm
Found in the rainforests and plantations of north-eastern and north-western Madagascar, this species tolerates warmer conditions than the golden mantella. Eggs are laid in clumps near water or on leaves overhanging water (still or very slow-moving). Very underrated species with attractive two tone coloration of bronze dorsum and black flanks/underside.

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Mantella ebenaui
(4 left)
£30.00
Guibé's Mantella
c/b 2017 adults 30mm
Occurring in north-east Madagascar this species hails from the moist, humid lowland forests of the region and is threatened by widesp[read habitat loss. Rarely available in the UK these are genuine captive bred adults which we think are either 2 males, 1 female or 1 male, 2 females,.
Mantella nigricans
(1 pair left)
£150.00 /pair
Parker's Mantella
Understory Enterprises import c/b 2017 grown-on juveniles 20mm
A species showing Batesian mimicry, i.e. a non-toxic species that mimics the toxic Mantella baroni. Rarely available these days.

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Mantella pulchra
(4 available)
£60.00
Green Mantella
UK-produced c/b 2017 near-adults 30mm
Attractive species which grows slightly larger than the golden mantella and is also somewhat more shy. Otherwise easy to maintain with a prodigious appetite. Requires slightly warmer temperatures than the Mantella aurantiaca.

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Mantella viridis
(2 available)
£80.00 /2

Eastern Spadefoot toad
Dartfrog-produced c/b 2018 sub-adults 50 - 60mm
A plump, very rounded fossorial species with a huge appetite. Easy to keep and can be coerced into breeding by simulating flash floods.

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Pelobates fuscus
(5 left)

£30.00

Eastern spadefoot toad
UK-produced c/b 2018 grown-on juveniles 30mm+
Widespread fossorial species from Eastern USA (New York to Florida). Voracious feeders, these will reach maturity relartively quickly. Provide a woodland-style vivarium with loose, loamy sil into which they burrow.

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Scaphiosus holbrookii
(4 available)

£20.00

Amazon milking frog
UK-produced c/b 2018 large juveniles 40mm
Beautiful large Souther American arboreal species. Feeding on 3rd instar crickets, curly-winged flies and waxmoths.

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Trachycephalus resinifictrix
(3 left)

£30.00

 

 

     
Caudata (newts & salamanders) & Caecilians (Gymnophiona)
Species (Vernacular) & Description (size is snout - tail tip)
Scientific Name Price Guide
Long-toed salamander
c/b 2018 grown-on juveniles 70mm+
We are pleased to offer this rarely available West coast USA species. This is an import of a successful captive breeding in Europe. Adults possess a bronze dorsal band on a darker background.

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Ambystoma macrodactylum macrodactylum
(3 available)

£50.00 or £145.00 /3

California climbing salamander
Dartfrog-produced c/b 2018 juveniles 4cm
Impressive tree-dwelling species from California. Males in particular develop large mandible muscles and will not hesitate to attack and bite when provoked. Excellent species for captivitry requiring an arboreal vivarium with a large oak or other deciduous log in which to hide and lay its eggs. Feeding on crickets, waxworm, spiders and similar. Juveniles take 2 - 3 years to reach maturity. We will provide a care sheet when purchased. We can provide unrelated specimens from 3 successful pairings.

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Aneides lugubris
(6 left)

£75.00

Wandering salamander
Dartfrog-produced c/b 2017 grown-on juveniles 50 - 60mm
First time available in the UK for this species which hails from northern California and southern Oregon, West Coast USA. Genuine captive-bred from adults which we have had in our collection for 15 years. Requires a cool, woodland-style set-up. Fully terrestrial life-cycle and will climb so offer a taller type vivarium. We will only sell these to serious hobbyists with the intention of breeding.


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Aneides vagrans
(8 reserved)

SOLD

Southern Italian Alpine newt
UK-produced c/b 2017 near-adults 70mm+
Rarely available subspecies of alpine newt from the Calabrian region of southern Italy where it is restricted to just 5 lakes. Fortunately quite easy to breed in captivity. Adults grow to be slightly larger than the nominate form but are otherwise similar. A highly aquatic subspecies too but general care as for the nominate form.

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Ichthyosaura alpestris inexpectatus
(3 pairs available)

£40.00 /pair
Lake Urmia newt
UK-produced c/b 2018 large juveniles 55mm+
Stunning species from south-east Turkey (Hakkari), and north east Iraq and western Iran. These specimens are F1 from adults hailing from Aqra (NE Iraq) and possess the large cream/yellow spots and attain a very good size (in excess of 15cm). Rarely available in the UK.

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Neurergus crocatus
(available to order)

£65.00

Anatolian mountain newt
UK-produced c/b 2018 large juveniles 65mm
Stunning species from central-eastern Turkey. The original adults of these specimens occur in the Lake Van vicinity and possess larger spots than those from the western part of the range. Rarely available. We have a small number of large juveniles originating from a successful breeding in Germany. We cannot currently sex these specimens.

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Neurergus strauchii strauchii
(available to order)
£75.00
Moroccan Ribbed newt
UK-produced c/b 2018 sub-adults 120mm+
These specimens are captive bred from North African adults. An almost entirely aquatic species this is one of the largest European caudata attaining 25cm. Easy to keep and breeding in an aquatic set up but provide a few rock for them to emerge on land if required. Voracious appetites.

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Pleurodeles waltl albino
(4 available
£20.00

Algerian fire salamander
UK-produced c/b 2018 juveniles 40 - 45mm+
Stunning species from Chefchaeoun, Rif Mountains, Morocco described as a new subspecies in the last 10 years. The head, upper body and tail in particular can be heavily infused with red in the adults, The adults pictured left are the parents of these juveniles.

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Salamandra algira splendens
(5 available)

SOLD

Lined fire salamander
LTC adults 120mm+
The typical morph with yellow lines (and thus thinner black lines). We have a surplus trio (2 males, 1 female). Taking slugs, worms, wax worm and crickets.

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Salamandra salamandra terrestris
(2 males, 1 female
reserved)
£90.00 /trio

 

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