Available
Amphibians

(updated 17-02-18)




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)

Maranon poison dart frog
UK-produced c/b 2016/17 near-adult/adults 25mm+
Stunning species from isolated spots in Peru. Relatively easy to keep in captivity as is tolerant of a fairly wide temperature range. These mature specimens are genuine captive bred and are from mixed bloodlines.

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Excidobates mysteriosus
(5 left
)

£95.00



Anurans (frogs & toads)


Poison Frogs

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

Green & Black poison dart frog
c/b 2016, near-adults 30mm+
Relatively shy species that grows into quite a large dartfrog. Not difficult to keep and relatively easy to breed once established. One of the larger auratus morphs.

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Dendrobates auratus 'Bronze Giant'
(2 left)

£50.00

Green & Black poison dart frog
c/b 2016 near-adult 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
(3 available)

£45.00

Green & Black poison dart frog
c/b 2017, large juveniles 25mm+
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. These are an unrelated pair.

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Dendrobates auratus 'Pena Blanca'
(1 pair available)

£185.00 /pair

Green & Black poison dart frog
c/b 2016, juveniles 20mm+
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 'Reticulated'
(3 left)

£130.00 /3

Blue poison dart frog
UK-produced c/b 2017 large juveniles 20 - 25mm+
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 around 3 - 6 months. We can offer frogs from different bloodlines.

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Dendrobates tinctorius azureus
(6 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'
(3 left)

£60.00 or £170.00 /3

Dyeing poison dart frog
UK-produced c/b 2017, small - emdium juveniles 15 - 25mm
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 left)

£55.00

Dyeing poison dart frog
UK-produced c/b 2017, juveniles 20mm+
Very closed related to the 'Regina' morph, this relatively new morph (discovered in 2004) grows even larger and is a lovely, bold ground dweller. Found approximately 24 km from Saül near the Arataii river in French Guyana. Some specimens are almost solid yellow.

Dendrobates tinctorius 'Matecho'
(2 available)

SOLD

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.

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Oophaga pumilio
'Vulture Point'
(1 pair available)

£350.00 /pair

Imitator poison dart frog
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 reserved
)

£80.00 or £225.00 /3

 


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

Giant fire-bellied toad
U
K-produced c/b 2017 grown-on juveniles 25mm+
Large fire-bellied toad from the mountains of southern China. Unusually males can grow larger than females. Needs a cool aquaterrarium with a regular supply of small foods. The water should be filtrated as it is prone to fungal disease especially on the eyes. Relatively easy to keep.


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Bombina maxima
(4 available)
£25.00

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

European yellow bellied toad
Dartfrog-produced c/b 2016 large-juveniles/sub-adults 15 - 20mm+
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
(4 left)

£15.00

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 available)

£60.00 /pair

Hourglass Treefrog
UK-produced c/b 2017 juveniles 12mm
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
(6 available)

SOLD

European green tree frog
UK-produced c/b 2017 juveniles 20mm+
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 frogs are not currently sexable.

Hyla arborea arborea
(2 available)

£50.00 /2
American green tree frog
Adults 35 - 40mm
A hardy tree frog that makes a great vivarium or greenhouse subject.
Males possess a loud melodius call. Feeding on 2nd/3rd instar crickets, waxmoths and curly-wing flies.

Hyla cinerea
(1 pair left)

£30.00 /pair
Squirell tree frog
Adults 25 -30mm
Easy south-east USA species for the vivarium or greenhouse set up. Prefers a tall vivarium with a few leafy foliage plants. Grows to 25 - 38mm, females larger than males.

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Hyla squirella
(1 pair available)

£30.00 /pair
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 left)
£35.00
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
(4 available)
£65.00
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
(10 left)
£25.00
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
(more available soon)
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 left)
£20.00

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
(4 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
(4 available)

£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 2 weeks)

SOLD

Okinawa sword-tailed newt
LTC Sexed pairs 13 - 15cm
Fantastic, colorful species from Okinawa Island, Japan capable of tolerating a wide temperature range (from 8 up to 27°C). Almost entirely aquatic and feeding on just about anything. We are selling a few proven pairs to reduce our number and these have been with us for 5 years.
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Cynops ensicauda popei
(1 pair left)

£90.00 /pair

Oita salamander
UK-produced c/b 2016/17 sub-adults 75mm+
Rarely available genus in the UK this is one of the rarer pond-dweller species in Japan but is relatively easy to breed in captivity. Currently taking small worms and crickets. Keep cool.


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Hynobius dunni
(4 available)

£30.00
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
(8 left)

£75.00

Anatolian mountain newt
c/b 2017 juveniles 40mm+
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
(6 available)

£40.00

Eastern red-spotted newt
Adults 70mm+

Another rarely available US species, these are from a recent small import of eastern US species. Prefer a cool aqua-terrarium, these should breed this year. Taking small crickets, Drosophila and small chopped worm. These are 4 males and 2 females.

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Notophthalamus viridescens viridescens
(2 left)

£25.00

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

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 available)
£75.00 /pair

Orange/Red Lined fire salamander
c/b 2017 juveniles 40mm+
Stunning high-orange/red subspecies found in the Solling region of Germany. Very sought after form. Easy to keep. Taking worms, slugs, wax worm and crickets.

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Salamandra salamandra terrestris Solling Red
(2 left)

£65.00

Marbled newt
Dartfrog-produced c/b 2013/14 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 sexed pair available.

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Triturus marmoratus
(1 sexed pair reserved)

£70.00 /pair
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Marbled / Crested newt
adults 150+ mm
We have recently acquired a couple of adult pairs of the natural hybrid cross between Triturus cristatus and Triturus marmoratus. These have typical crested newt dorsums and marbled newt bellies. These particular animals apparently originated near Cherborg, western France.

Triturus 'molge' (marmoratus x cristatus)
(2 sexed pairs available)

£50.00 /pair

 

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