Available
Amphibians

(updated 21-10-2020)




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.
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Current Availability

Special Offers (no further discounts)

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

Blue poison dart frog
UK-produced c/b 2019 juveniles 10mm+
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. These frogs are fromunrelated bloodlines and cannot be sexed.

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Dendrobates tinctorius azureus
(more available soon)

SOLD



Anurans (frogs & toads)


Poison Frogs

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

Splashback poison dart frog
c/b 2020 sub-adults 25mm+
A relatively large, attractive frog the red form is increasingly difficult to find in the UK especially as healthy, genetically strong frogs. As adults these 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.

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Adelphobates galactonotus
'red and black'
(4 available
)

SOLD

Chrome pleasing poison frog
c/b 2020 grown-on juveniles 15mm+
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. One of the specimens available is shown left. These are unsexed.


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Ameerega bassleri Sisa
(2 left)

£65.00

Three-striped poison frog
UK-produced c/b 2019 grown-on juveniles 25mm+
Large (in dart frog terms!) species with lime or pale green and black stripes. Excellent subject for the community vivarium. Taking anything up to 3rd instar crickets.

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Amereega trivittata
'Green stripes'
(2 left)

£65.00

El Copé poison dart frog
Dartfrog-
produced & UK-produced c/b 2020, juveniles 20mm
Gorgeous, easy to keep species and one of the bolder auratus morphs. The contrast in colours is stunning. Two separate bloodlines available.

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Dendrobates auratus 'El Copé'
(2 left)

SOLD

Bumblebee poison dart frog
c/b 2020 well started juveniles 15 - 20mm
Great starter species. Easy to keep and breed under suitable conditions. Bold, greedy and males have a loud call.

Dendrobates leucomelas
(6 left)

SOLD

Dyeing poison dart frog
c/b 2020, juveniles 20 - 25mm+
Impressive large morph with prodigious appetite (for smaller insects). Females can attain 70mm. Very bold, popular frog.

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Dendrobates tinctorius 'Citronella'
(3 available)

SOLD

Dyeing poison dart frog
UK-produced c/b 2020 grown-on juveniles 25mm+
Stunning Brazilian morph discovered relatively recently and now becoming popular in the hobby. These specimens are growing well but are not currently sexable.

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Dendrobates tinctorius Tumucumaque
(8 available
)

£80.00

Lowland phantasml poison frog
UK-produced c/b 2019, near adults/adults 20 - 25mm
Very popular and ideal starter species. Very prolific once breeding starts and has a voracious appetite. These are taking Drosophila melanogaster & hydei, and pinhead and small 1st instar crickets. Some are already calling.

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Epipedobates anthonyi
(6 left)
£25.00 or £70.00 /3

Strawberry poison dart frog
c/b 2019 adults 18 -20mm
Gorgeous, large (in pumilio terms) morph from the area around the main town on Bastimentos particularly the cemetary. It is becoming increasingly rare due to over-collection and habitat loss. We have 2 sexed pairs available (as indicated by the Dutch breeder which we haven't been able to validate yet).

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Oophaga pumilio
'Bastimentos Cemetery Morph'
(reserved)

£380.00 /pair

Strawberry poison dart frog
c/b 2018 adults 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 have 2 pairs of adults feeding mainly on springtails, fruit flies and hatchling crickets. We can offer unrelated pairs.

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Oophaga pumilio
'
'Guaramo'
(2 sexed pairs available)

£380.00 /pair

Black-legged poison dart frog
UK-produced c/b 2020, sub-adults 22mm
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 bicolor 'yellow'
(2 available)

£80.00 /2

Banded poison dart frog
c/b 2019, 20 - 22 mm near-adults
Easy species with a melodius call. Excellent for the beginner, relatively shy but bolder with age.

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Phyllobates vittatus
(available to order)

£45.00

Red-headed poison dart frog
c/b 20
20 near-adult 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. These two are unrelated and only one is calling so pair assumed but not proven.

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Ranitomeya fantastica
'True Nominat'
(1 pair available)

£250.00 /pair

Tahuayo poison dart frog
Dartfrog-produced c/b 20
20 & c/b 2020 12 - 14mm
Beautiful small species from the Tamshiyacu-Tahuayo communal reserve near Iquitos, Peru. Related to Ranitomeya vanzolinii this is a highly arboreal species spending most of its time in bromeliads. Rarely available.

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Ranitomeya flavovittata
(2 reserved)

£120.00

Imitator poison dart frog
c/b 2020 & Dartfrog-produced c/b 2020 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'
(2 available)

£170.00 /2

Imitator poison dart frog
c/b 20
20 near-adults 15mm+
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 available)

£180.00 /2

Imitator poison dart frog
c/b 2020 sub-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)

£240.00 /3

Vanzolini's poison dart frog
c/b 2020 sub-adults 15 -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. These are not currently sexed.

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Ranitomeya vanzolinii
(2 reserved)

£90.00

 


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

Oak toad
W/C Adults 16 - 22mm
This is the smallest toad endemic to North America and inhabits the coastal regions of the southeastern USA. Super little species suitable for the smaller vivarium and also has the added bonus of being diurnal. Increasingly difficult to source. These are almost certainly 2.1

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Anaxyrus quercicus
(3 reserved)
£75.00 /3

European fire-bellied toad
c/b 201
9 adults 25mm+
Hardy, slow-growing but ultimately long-lived European species which is becoming increasingly difficult to find in captivity. These are from multiple bloodlines of which our adults came tadpoles produced by a German breeder but are unsexed. We can also offer unrelated toads.


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Bombina bombina
(4 left)
£25.00
European green toad
c/b 2018 sub-adults 40 - 50mm
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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Bufotes viridis viridis
(
4 reserved)

£35.00 or £65.00 /2
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Moroccan Painted Frog
UK-produced c/b 2020 juveniles 25mm
A rarely-available species found near streams, ponds and springs (and also often saline water sources) in Morocco including the Spanish enclave of Ceuta. As these are relatively powerful frogs it requires a medium to large vivarium or a good subject for a semi-heated greenhouse.

Discoglossus scovazzi
(12 available)

£20.00 or £75.00 /4
Pacific horned frog
c/b 2020 juveniles 20mm
Endemic to Ecuador and Peru this is one of the smaller norned frog species attaining just 67mm maxumum in males and 82mm in females.
These are imports from Taiwan with the original brreding pool coming from Wikiri in Ecuador. An excellent article on their care can be found here.

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Ceratophrys stolzmanni
(available to order)

£70.00
Chaco horned frog
c/b 2020 juveniles 20mm+
Endemic to the Chaco of northern Argentina, eastern Bolivia, and western Paraguay this monotypic species grows to around 75 - 80mm (males smaller). It inhabits dry shrubland and gallery forest remaining fossorial for large parts of the year except during extended rainfall when it is an explosive breeder. The first time we have seen these available in the UK, these are imports from Taiwan. Limited numbers available.

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Chacophrys pierotii
(available to order)

£250.00
Barking tree frog
UK-produced c/b 2020 large juveniles 25mm
Native to southeastern USA great for the vivarium or greenhouse set up. Rarely available in the UK. Prefers a tall vivarium with a few leafy foliage plants. These are taking 2nd instar crickets, small locust hoppers and waxworms/waxmoths. These cannot currently be sexed.

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Dryophytes gratiosa
(4 reserved)

SOLD
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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Dryophytes squirella
(4 left)

£20.00
Golden Mantella
UK-produced c/b 2020 grown-on juveniles 12mm+
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
(more available in 6 - 8 weeks)
SOLD
Dwarf Surinam Toad
UK-produced c/b 2020 near-adults 30mm+
Hailing from northern Venezuela and northeastern Colombia, mainly in the Lake Maracaibo Basin this species is rarely available in captivity especially as captive bred. As with the more familiar Pipa pipa eggs are manouevered onto the female's back where they are absorbed into the skin to continue their development. Requires a tropical aquarium set-up with gently filtered water. Devours most aquatic live foods plus any small insects that fall onto the surface of the water. Males are somewhat territorial but does well in small groups. Females grow to 44mm, males to 35mm

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Pipa parva
(available to order)
£60.00

 

 

     

Caudata (newts & salamanders) & Caecilians (Gymnophiona)

Species (Vernacular) & Description (size is snout - tail tip)
Scientific Name Price Guide
Blotched Tiger salamander
c/b 2019 sub-adults 15cm+
Genuine captive-bred specimens.
Superb subspecies with prodigious appetite (basically lunges at anything that moves). Grows to around 20 - 24cm.

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Ambystoma mavortium melanostictum
(1 left)

SOLD

California climbing salamander
Dartfrog-produced c/b 2019 juveniles 5cm+
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.
We will also have c/b 2020 juveniles available soon.

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Aneides lugubris
(4 available)

£75.00

Okinawa sword-tailed newt
c/b 2020 juveniles 35mm+
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. These are this years juveniles and are taking small crickets and bloodworm. Currently terrestrial.

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Cynops ensicauda popei
(3 reserved)

SOLD

Oita salamander
c/b 2019 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. These two are unrelated.


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Hynobius dunni
(2 available)

£130.00 /2

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Spanish Alpine newt
UK-produced c/b 2020 juveniles 35mm+
Rarely available subspecies of the alpine newt from northern Spain specifically Lake Ercina near Covadonga, Cantabrian Mountains. Adults grow to be slightly larger than the nominate form and the male breeding colours are slightly more pastel. A highly aquatic subspecies too but otherwise care as for the nominate form. Feeding on pinhead crickets, Drosophila and small waxworm.

Ichthyosaura alpestris cyreni
(6 available)

£20.00

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Alpine salamander
Dartfrog-produced c/b 2016/17 adults 120mm+
Stunning, rarely available salamander. Females give birth to 1 - 3 fully-formed juveniles after a long gestation period.These are a surplus pair produced by us 3/4 years ago. These should breed next year. Easy to keep, feeding on crickets, slugs, worms and waxworm.

Salamandra atra atra
(1, 1 reserved)

£200.00 /pair

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Alpine salamander
Dartfrog-produced c/b 2019 juveniles 50mm+
Stunning, rarely available salamander. These are last years young (3 female produced 5 fully formed juveniles). These should breed in 3 - 4 years. Easy to keep, feeding on small crickets, slugs, worms and waxworm.

Salamandra atra atra
(2 left)

£70.00

Oriental fire salamander
c/b 20
20 juveniles 50mm
Large species from south-eastern Turkey region of Adana. Adults are huge and can attain 28cm. Very greedy species and quite bold (our adults are like Salamandra versions of the tiger salamander). Rarely available in the UK. These are taking small crickets, worms, slugs and wax worm.

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Salamandra infraimmaculata orientalis
(5 reserved)

£165.00

Italian fire salamander
c/b 20
20 juveniles 50mm
Gorgeous large species - these are progeny of specimens hailing from 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 left)

SOLD

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European fire salamander
Dartfrog-produced c/b 2020 juveniles 50mm+
The nominate form, the parents of these captive-bred juveniles are of Czech origin. Growing well and taking slugs, worms and waxworm.

Salamandra salamandra salamandra
(5 left)
SOLD
Rough-skinned newt
c/b 2019 juveniles 30mm+
Large colorful American species, easy to keep & very aggressive feeder.
Require cool terrarium and breeds in deep water usually fed by gently flowing water. These are excellent specimens captive-bred in the UK.

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Taricha granulosa
(3 reserved)
£30.00 or £85.00 /3
Marbled newt
c/b 2020 large juveniles 50mm+
Gorgeous species, long-lived and relatively easy to breed once established. These are unsexed large juvenile and will mature in 12 - 18 months.

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Triturus marmoratus
(3 reserved)

SOLD

 

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