Available
Amphibians

(updated 18-06-18)




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)

Dyeing poison dart frog
UK-produced c/b 2017/18, juveniles 18 - 25mm+
Gorgeous sought-after large morph with prodigious appetite (for smaller insects). Grows to around 45 - 50mm.
These cannot be sexed.

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Dendrobates tinctorius 'Alanis'
(12 left
)

£40.00 or £140.00 /4



Anurans (frogs & toads)


Poison Frogs

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

Splashback poison dart frog
UK-produced c/b 2017 grown-on juveniles 25mm
A relatively large, attractive frog and extremely popular. Adults are very plump and active. Quite easy to keep and breed in captivity and loves to climb even though it is essentially a ground-dweller.

Adelphobates galactonotus
'blue'
(3 available)

£85.00 or £240.00 /3

Green & Black poison dart frog
c/b 2017, adults 30mm+
Relatively shy species that grows into quite a large dartfrog. Not difficult to keep and relatively easy to breed once established.

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Dendrobates auratus 'Panama
(4 available)

£50.00

Green & Black poison dart frog
c/b 2017,near-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)

£85.00

Bumblebee poison dart frog
c/b 2017 large juveniles 20mm+
The much rarer greenish form (with blue/green feet) of Dendrobates leucomelas hails from Cerro Autana which is a remote table mountain located in the jungles of Venezuela. Seems to do well in a very humid vivarium, generally not too warm (around 74 F during the day) but then increase to around 85 - 88 F for several weeks to encourage breeding. Otherwise care is similar to the nominat form. These are unsexed but healthy juveniles and we can offer unrelated specimens.

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Dendrobates leucomelas
'Cerro Autana'
(4 available
)

£75.00

Bumblebee poison dart frog
c/b 2017 Understory Enterprise import near-adult 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. These were acquired as a sexed pair.

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Dendrobates leucomelas Guyana banded
(2 sexed pairs available
)

£120.00 /pair

Bumblebee poison dart frog
UK-produced c/b 2017 near-adult/adult 35mm+
Great starter species. Easy to keep and breed under suitable conditions. Bold, greedy and males have a loud call. Can be kept in groups as non-aggressive.

Dendrobates leucomelas
(6 available)

£50.00

Blue poison dart frog
c/b 2017 Understory Enterprise import near-adult /adult 30 - 40mm+
Probably the most popular of the poison dart frogs, this stunning species grows to a good size (around 35 - 40mm) and is relatively easy to care for. Age 9 - 12 months.

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Dendrobates tinctorius azureus
(2 sexed pairs available)

£170.00 /pair

Blue poison dart frog
UK-produced c/b 2018 juveniles 20mm
Probably the most popular of the poison dart frogs, this stunning species grows to a good size (around 35 - 40mm) and is relatively easy to care for. Age 2 - 3 months.

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Dendrobates tinctorius azureus
(2 available)

£65.00

Dyeing poison dart frog
c/b 2017 grown-on juveniles 20mm+
Impressive large morph with prodigious appetite (for smaller insects). Grows to around 35 - 40mm.

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Dendrobates tinctorius 'Brazil'
(2 left)

£60.00 or £115.00 /2

Dyeing poison dart frog
c/b 2017, large uveniles 25mm+
Impressive large morph with prodigious appetite (for smaller insects). Females can attain 70mm. Very popular morph but increasingly difficult to obtain.

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Dendrobates tinctorius 'Citronella'
(4 available)

£60.00

Dyeing poison dart frog
UK-produced c/b 2017, adults 30mm
A dwarf form from the tinctorius group with unusual coloration - a blue-black body with orange or gold strips across the eyes that look like colored eyebrows.


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Dendrobates tinctorius 'Lorenzo'
(1 sexed pair left)

£130.00 /pair

Dyeing poison dart frog
c/b 2017, adults 35mm +
Impressive medium-sized morph which is found on the Oranje Gerbergte mountains near to the Oelemarie population in Surinam, the latter of which is generally a larger morph. Very attractive pairs available.


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Dendrobates tinctorius 'Oranje Gerbergte'
(1 sexed pair available)

£140.00 /pair

Dyeing poison dart frog
c/b 2017 Understory Enterprise import, near-adults 30mm
Beautiful small morph from French Guyana. These are well grown but unsexed juveniles feeding avidly on small or large fruit flies, aphids, pinhead crickets and springtails.

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Dendrobates tinctorius 'Oyapok'
(1 sexed pair available)

£150.00 /pair
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Dyeing poison dart frog
c/b 2017, juveniles 25mm +
Impressive large morph with prodigious appetite (for smaller insects). Grows to around 40mm. Superb specimens - very active and plump and feeding well. These are unrelated but cannot be sexed. Around 4 - 5 months old.

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Dendrobates tinctorius 'Sipaliwini Green'
(2 available)

£150.00 /2

Lowland phantasml poison frog
Dartfrog-produced 201
8, juveniles 10mm
Very popular and ideal starter species. Very prolific once breeding starts and has a voracious appetite when not reproducing.

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Epipedobates anthonyi
(3 available)
£22.50 or £60.00 /3

Strawberry poison dart frog
UK-produced c/b 2018 near-adults 17mm
This attractive red morph with slate grey/bluish legs is from the northeast coast of Panama. These are superb specimens wth lovely red bdies and blue legs.

Oophaga pumilio
'Almirante'
(4 available)

£150.00

Strawberry poison dart frog
adults 20mm
These are the classic strawberry poison dart frogs and range from Nicaragua to Costa Rica. These specimens are imports from the San Juan River region of Nicaragua and are large, bold specimens.These were brought in as a sexed pair.


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Oophaga pumilio
'Blue Jeans'
(1 sexed pair available)

£330.00 /pair

Strawberry poison dart frog
c/b 2017 adults 22mm+
One of the largest pumilio morphs, this morph occurs from the Rio Estrella to the Rio Reventazon on the Caribbean side of Costa Rica. The coloration vary from dark to deep red often with tiny speckles covering the dorsum, head and legs.

These are two unrelated sexed pairs.

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Oophaga pumilio
'BriBri
(1 pair reserved)

£330.00 /pair

Strawberry poison dart frog
c/b 2017 adults 18mm+
Fantastic bold species with numerous colour and geographic morphs. This gorgeous green/yellow with black spot morph occurs on the largest island in the Bocas Del Toro, Panama. Some of the specimens have orange legs.
These are two unrelated sexed pairs.

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Oophaga pumilio
' Colon'
(2 pairs available)

£330.00 /pair

Strawberry poison dart frog
Adults 18mm+

Stunning 'new' morph introduced to the hobby in 2014. Occurs on mainland Panama in the vicinity of the River Colubre. Ultra- rare sought-after morph.


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Oophaga pumilio
'Colubre'
(1 pair available)

£650.00 /pair

Strawberry poison dart frog
c/b 2017 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)

£330.00 /pair

Strawberry poison dart frog
UK-produced c/b 2017 near-adult /adults 17 - 18mm
Fantastic bold species with numerous colour and geographic morphs. This morph occurs on the mainland (Panama) and is medium-sized type which is extremely bold. We adults feeding mainly on springtails, fruit flies and hatchling crickets.

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Oophaga pumilio
'
'Rio Brnaco / Guaramo'
(4 available)

£170.00

Strawberry poison dart frog
c/b 2016 adult pair 18 - 20mm
A very similar morph to Almirante but isolated locale and the red patterning is very finely stippled in small spots. These are a proven pair already producing tadpoles.

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Oophaga pumilio
'Vulture Point'
(1 pair available)

£330.00 /pair

Colombian poison dart frog
c/b 2017 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. These are turning orange and are about 4 months old.

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Phyllobates terriblis 'orange'
(2 left
)

£75.00

Colombian poison dart frog
c/b 2017, 20 - 25mm juveniles
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. These are breeding size and the females have already produced eggs.

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Phyllobates terriblis 'yellow'
(2 left)

£70.00

Banded poison dart frog
c/b 2017 25mm adults
Easy species with a melodius call. Excellent for the beginner, relatively shy but bolder with age. These specimens

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Phyllobates vittatus
(6 available)

£45.00

Arena Blanca poison dart frog
c/b 2017 near-adult sexed pair 16mm+
Stunning morph of a small species only recently discovered. It is found near Iquitos, Peru where it is thought to mimic the more toxic Ranitomeya reticulata (Muellerian mimicry). Quite small but very plump species. Seems easy to breed but tadpoles can sometimes be problematic.

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Ranitomeya amazonica 'Arena Blanca'
(1 pair available)

£180.00 /pair

Amazonian red poison dart frog
c/b 2017 near-adult /adults15mm+
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
(
2 available)

£65.00

Benedict's poison dart frog
c/b 2017 grown-on juveniles 13mm+
Only described as recently as 2005 this stunning Peruvian species is part of the Ranitomeya fantastica group. Requires a tall vivarium with some elevated bromeliads and lots of leaf litter on the ground in between which it spends its day foraging for food.

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Ranitomeya benedicta
(2 available)

£85.00

Red-headed poison dart frog
Understory Enterprise Imports c/b 2017 sub-adults 16mm+
Absolutely stunning morph of this gorgeous species. Available for the first time in Europe a few years ago. Quite secretive but like most fantastica becomes bolder with age.

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Ranitomeya fantastica
'True Nominat'
(1 sexed pair available)

£250.00 /pair

Imitator poison dart frog
Dartfrog-produced c/b 2017 juveniles 10mm
Bold, inquistive species with an amazing reproductive sequence. Once established relatively easy to breed and males have a lovely trill-like call. Requires a tall vivarium with some elevated bromelaids and usually lays 1 - 3 eggs in a slightly inclined film cannister or on a smooth leaf. Adults will show parental care of eggs/tadpoles or tadpoles can be reared artificially.

Ranitomeya imitator
'Huallaga Canyon'
(3 available
)

£55.00

Imitator poison dart frog
c/b 2017 & Dartfrog-produced c/b 2017 sub- adults 14mm+
Bold, inquistive species with an amazing reproductive sequence. Once established relatively easy to breed and males have a lovely trill-like call. Requires a tall vivarium with some elevated bromelaids and usually lays 1 - 3 eggs in a slightly inclined film cannister or on a smooth leaf. Adults will show parental care of eggs/tadpoles or tadpoles can be reared artificially. Can supply unrelated specimens.

Ranitomeya imitator
'Nominat form'
(3 left
)

£75.00 or £210.00 /3

Imitator poison dart frog
Understory Enterprise Imports c/b 201
7 adults 16mm+
Bold, inquistive species with an amazing reproductive sequence. Once established relatively easy to breed and males have a lovely trill-like call. Requires a tall vivarium with some elevated bromelaids and usually lays 1 - 3 eggs in a slightly inclined film cannister or on a smooth leaf. Adults will show parental care of eggs/tadpoles or tadpoles can be reared artificially.

Ranitomeya imitator
'Tarapoto orange'
(2 sexed pairs available
)

SOLD

Imitator poison dart frog
UK-produced c/b 2017 near-adult /adult 16mm+
Bold, inquistive species with an amazing reproductive sequence. Once established relatively easy to breed and males have a lovely trill-like call. This stunning frogs has an orange head and bands of orange traversing the dorsum. Quite bold and relatively easy to breed once established.

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Ranitomeya imitator 'Varadero'
(3 available
)

£80.00 or £230.00 /3

Highland Pasco poison dart frog
Dartfrog-produced c/b 2017 near-adults 16mm+
Gorgeous species with thick yellow bands and blue/dark blue mottled legs. One of our favourite species and not offered very often. For the advanced hobbyist but great frogs once settled. Requires slightly cooler conditions than most other dart frogs ideally in the 70 - 74°F range. We can offer unrelated frogs.

Ranitomeya (lamasi) sirensis
(
2 left)

£180.00 /2

Summers' poison dart frog
UK captive-bred c/b 2017 juveniles 12 - 14mm
Stunning species allied to Ranitomeya fantastica. Occurs in the heavily deforested regions around the towns of Sauce and Chazuta where it lives is relatively dry habitat with a deep leaf litter layer.

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Ranitomeya summersi
(4 available)

£85.00

Tahuayo poison dart frog
Understory Enterprise Imports c/b 201
7ssub-adults 15mm+
Very similar to and often confused with Ranitomeya duellmani (which does not possess the yelllow coloration on the sides), this species occupies dense rainforest in Tahuayo reserve in Peru where it mainly inhabits Guzmania bromeliads. Belongs to the fantastica group but is somewhat more bold. Rarely available in the UK. These are currently unsexed.

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Ranitomeya uakarii
(3 available)

£320.00 /trio

Amazonian poison dart frog
c/b 2017 near-adults 16mm+
Super little species ideal as the starter 'thumbnail'. Taking both Drosophila hydei & melanogaster as well as the usual diet of springtails, aphids and other tiny invertebrates. This morph of ventrimaculata is one of the largest morphs attaining as much as 18mm. Excellent in small groups.

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Ranitomeya variabilis (ventrimaculata)
'French Guyana'
(4 available)

£45.00

Variable poison dart frog
c/b 2017 large juveniles/sub-adults 15mm+
A much under-rated species, these are very bold specimens. This form comes from drier forests south-west of Tarapoto in Peru. The greenish hue of the patterning is particularly bright in juveniles and is often retained to adulthood. From several unrelated sources.

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Ranitomeya variabilis 'southern''
(1 available)

£65.00

 


     
Other Frogs & Toads & Caecilians
Species (Vernacular) & Description
Scientific Name Price Guide (Each)

European fire-bellied toad
Dartfrog-produced c/b 201
6 adults 30mm+
Hardy, slow-growing but ultimately long-lived European species which is becoming increasingly difficult to find in captivity. These are hold-backs from toads we produced a few years ago but are now surplus.


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Bombina bombina
(4 left)
£30.00

Small webbed fire bellied toad
Adults 60mm
This is the first time we have been able to offer this rare species from Vietnam. Apparently less aquatic than most other species and is known to breed in small pools forms by fallen and split bamboo. Definitely a challenge for someone to breed in captivity as it is unlikely that many more will be imported. These are all healthy adults. The bellies are a lovely orange colour.


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Bombina microdeladigitora
(1 pair left)

£250.00 /pair

Oriental fire-bellied toad (Korean green form)
Dartfrog-produced c/b 2018 juveniles 15 - 16mmes 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/2nd instar crickets, chopped worm and waxworm.

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Bombina orientalis
(4 available)
£12.50

European yellow bellied toad
UK-produced & Dartfrog-produced c/b 2017 large-juveniles 15mm+
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
(12 left)

£11.99 or £40.00 /4

European yellow bellied toad
UK-produced c/b 2017 adults 22mm+
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
(1 sexed pair available)

SOLD

European green toad
Dartfrog-produced c/b 2017 sub-adults 35mm+
Gorgeous, sought-after species, these hail from eastern Europe and are near adults/adults. Feeding on large crickets, mealworm, wax worm, wax moths and small locust hoppers. The adults of these specimens originated from Hungary/Italy and are the classic, beautiful green toad coloration.

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Bufotes viridis
(
6 left)

SOLD

Boettger's Colombian Treefrog
Adults 35mm
A small, greenish coloured tree frog from disturbed areas of the lower Andes that formerly supported cloud forest. We have never seen these in the UK before. One sexed pair only.

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Dendropsophus columbianus
(1 pair reserved)

£50.00 /pair

Hourglass Treefrog
UK-produced c/b 2018 juveniles 15mm
A beautiful little tree frog very similar to Dendropsophus leucophyllatus hailing from lowland sub-tropical/tropical forests and disturbed areas of central and northern South America. These are genuine UK-produced offspring taking Drosophila hydei, curly-winged flies and 1st instar crickets.

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Dendropsophus ebraccatus
(10 available)

£20.00 or £35.00 /2

European green tree frog
UK-produced c/b 2017 juveniles 15mm
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.

Hyla arborea arborea
(6 left)

£20.00 or £35.00 /2
Golden Mantella
UK-produced c/b 2017 grown juveniles 10 - 15mm
Stunning Madagascan species which is a fantastic, bold addition to any amphibian collection. Prefers cooler temperatures than most dartfrogs ideally in the 65 - 72°F range. We have a small number of froglets that are just turning orange and are taking springtails, pinhead crickets and melanogaster fruitflies.

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Mantella aurantiaca
(4 available)
SOLD
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
(4 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
(7 left)
£30.00
Blue-legged Mantella
c/b 2016 sub-adults 20mm+
Critically endangered species in the wild but produced occasionally by several European breeders. These require a somewhat drier set up than most other mantellas species, ideally areas of damp and dry. Taking pinhead crickets and small fruit flies.

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Mantella expectata
(2 left)
£70.00 /2
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Harlequin Mantella
Understory Enterprises c/b 2016 sub-adults 17mm+
Highly sought-after species from the central highlands of Madagascar. Although quite widely distributed it is only locally common and large tracts of its habitat have disappeared due to logging & tavy. These are healthy, plump specimens taking Drosophila, small crickets and aphids. These are beginning to develop full adult coloration. Prefers temperatures in the 65 - 73 F range which can drop to low - mid 60's at night.

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Mantella madagascariensis
(4 available)
£75.00
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
Edible frog
Grown-on juveniles 25 - 30mm
Excellent outdoor species (especially suited to the greenhouse) or for a large indoor set up, these raucous, voracious frogs are extremely popular vivarium subjects. These are frogs grown from spawn originating near Dizy, northern France so are very hardy frogs. These are particularly bright -green specimens.
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Pelophylax cf. esculentus
(16 available)
SOLD
Iberian water frog
UK-produced c/b 2017 large juveniles 25 - 30mm
Excellent greenhouse species or for a large indoor set up, these raucous, voracious frogs are very easy to keep in captivity.

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Pelophylax perezi
(4 available)
SOLD

Amazon milking frog
UK-produced c/b 2017 juveniles 20mm
Beautiful large Souther American arboreal species. Feeding on 3rd instar crickets, curly-winged flies and waxmoths.

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Trachycephalus resinifictrix
(3 available)

£25.00

 

 

     
Caudata (newts & salamanders) & Caecilians (Gymnophiona)
Species (Vernacular) & Description (size is snout - tail tip)
Scientific Name Price Guide
Long-toed salamander
c/b 2017 juveniles 60mm+
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
(2 left)

£40.00

Marbled salamander
Dartfrog-produced c/b 2017 near-adults 75mm+
This species has becoming increasingly difficult to obtain but we have managed to successfully breed these last year. Predominantly subterranean they require cool, woodland style vivarium with plenty of hiding places

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Ambystoma opacum
(3 left)

£40.00

Wandering salamander
Dartfrog-produced c/b 2016 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
(more available in about 4 weeks)

SOLD

Carolina mountain dusky salamander
Large juveniles to sub-adult 45 - 65mm+
First time we have seen these in the UK, this insectivorous species comes from the Appalachian and Blue Ridge Mountains of eastern USA. Requires a moist, woodland-style vivarium and often breeds in seepages so try to incorporate this into your set-up if you wish to breed them. Eggs are laid terrestrially with larvae hatching out into slow moving streams and seepage ponds.

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Desmognathus carolinensis
(4 left)

£35.00

Blue Ridge dusky salamander
Large juveniles to sub-adult 45 - 65mm+
First time we have seen these in the UK, this insectivorous species comes from the Blue Ridge Mountains of eastern USA. Requires a moist terrarium that replicates a stream-side where it lays is eggs terrestrially under rock and logs. The tiny larvae hatch out into streams and

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Desmognathus orestes
(6 available)

£35.00

Southern Italian Alpine newt
UK-produced c/b 2016 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 otherwise silimilar. A highly aquatic subspecies too but otherwise care as for the nominate form.

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Ichthyosaura alpestris inexpectatus
(3 pairs available)

£40.00 /pair

Luristan newt
UK-produced c/b 2017 grown-on juveniles 70mm+
A stunning species restricted to the Luristan Mountains of Iran and is now listed as a CITES Appendix 1. These are genuine UK-captive bred and are almost totally aquatic. Copies of the article 10 paperwork is provided.

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Neurergus kaiseri
(6 left)

£75.00

Grey-cheek salamander
Large juveniles 75mm+
First time we have seen these in the UK, this insectivorous species inhabits the Appalachian Mountains of eastern USA. Requires a moist, woodland terrarium with lots of logs (some rotting) in which it will lay its eggs. Development occurs completely on land.

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Plethodon montanus
(6 available)

£35.00

Southern Appalachian salamander
Adults 100mm+
First time we have seen these in the UK, this insectivorous species inhabits the Blue Ridge and Southern Appalachian Mountains of eastern USA. Requires a moist, woodland terrarium with lots of moss and logs (some rotting) in which it will lay its eggs. Development occurs completely on land.

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Plethodon teyahalee
(6 reserved)

£35.00

Grey-cheek salamander
Sub-adults / adults 110mm+
First time we have seen these in the UK, this stunning insectivorous species is endemic to Bat Cave recreation area in Rutherford County , North Carolina where it inhabits rock/talus crevices. Grows to a good size of around 150mm and matures at around 65mm. Reproduction occurs entirely on land.

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Plethodon yonahlossee var. Bat Cave (longricus)
(1 sexed pair
reserved)

£200.00 /pair

Black-chinned red salamander
c/b 2017 large juveniles 75mm+
Stunning species from the Blue Ridge mountains of Eastern USA. It demands a cool sub-aquatic terrarium with fresh running water and lots of rocks and slates. A small land area is recommended although we have found both juveniles & adults to be very aquatic.

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Pseudotriton ruber schenki
(2 reserved)
£180.00 /2

Moroccan fire salamander
UK-produced c/b 2016 juveniles 35mm+
Rarely available morph from Bab Bon Idir near the Taza Mountains, Morocco. This subspecies produces larvae and is very streamlined in appearance. Taking 1st/2nd instar crickets, small waxworm, worms and other invertebrates.

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Salamandra algira splendens
(4 left)
£60.00

Portuguese fire salamander
c/b 2016 large juveniles 70mm+
A stout subspecies the original adults of these specimens are from Luso near Coimbra in Portugal. The unique patterning and red/purple develops at the salamanders reach maturity. These are taking 2nd/3rd instar crickets, worms, slugs and wax worm.

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Salamandra salamandra gallaica 'Luso'
(2 reserved)

£75.00 /2

Italian fire salamander
Dartfrog-produced c/b 2015/16 sub-adults 15 - 20cm
Gorgeous large species - these are progeny of specimens hailing from San Bruno, southern Italy and are around 75 - 85% yellow.
Taking white and grey slugs, crickets, earthworms and wax worms.

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Salamandra salamandra gigliolii
(2 pairs reserved)
£140.00 /pair

Lined fire salamander
LTC adults 120mm+
The typical morph with yellow lines (and thus thinner black lines). These are a group of adults from a hobbyist who has recently streamlined his collection and can be sexed.

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Salamandra salamandra terrestris
(1 sexed pair left)
£60.00 /pair
Marbled newt
Dartfrog-produced c/b 2015??? adults 150+ mm
We have had a clear-out of one of our outdoor vivaria and found a number of sub-adult/adult specimens of this gorgeous species. We have an excess of males so these can be offered in groups of 2 males to 1 female or just as males

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Triturus marmoratus
(1 x 2,1 group left)

£90.00 /3

 

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