Available
Amphibians

(updated 02-06-20)




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 us (new shop not open until September/October 2020)
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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 in 2 - 3 weeks)

£45.00



Anurans (frogs & toads)


Poison Frogs

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

Splashback poison dart frog
UK-produced c/b 2019 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'
(2 available)

£60.00

Spot-legged poison frog
UK-produced c/b 2019 large juveniles 20mm+
A small black species with yellow/orange lines along the snout head and flanks and with small, spotted legs. Occurs in Bolivia, Venezuela, Brazil and Peru. Rarely seen in the UK hobby.


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Ameerega picta
(available to order)

£60.00

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'
(4 available
)

£65.00

Green & black poison dart frog
UK-produced c/b 2019, sub-adults 25mm+
Gorgeous, easy to keep species and one of the bolder auratus morphs. Unusual morph that is solid yellow-green to golden in colour. Hails from the Darien region of southern Panama/northern Colombia. Easy to keep.

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Dendrobates auratus 'El Oro'
(available to order
)

£55.00

Bumblebee poison dart frog
c/b 2019 sub-adults 25mm+
Great starter species. Easy to keep and breed under suitable conditions. Bold, greedy and males have a loud call. These cannot be sexed.

Dendrobates leucomelas Nominat
(5 available)

£45.00

Blue poison dart frog
UK-produced c/b 2019 sub-adults 30mm+
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 from unrelated bloodlines and we think they 2 males, 1 female. Would prefer to sell as a group or the male singly plus the pair.

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Dendrobates tinctorius azureus
(3 available)

£240.00 /3

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
(3 reserved
)
£25.00 or £70.00 /3

Strawberry poison dart frog
UK-produced c/b 2019 near-adults 16mm+
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. We think this is a sexed pair.

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Oophaga pumilio
'Cristobal'
(1 pair left
)

£350.00 /pair

Colombian poison dart frog
c/b 2019 25 - 30mm large juveniles
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'
(2 reserved
)
£75.00

Banded poison dart frog
UK-produced 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

Variable poison dart frog
UK-produced c/b 2019 grown-on juveniles 12mm+
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.

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Ranitomeya variabilis 'southern''
(3 available)

£70.00 or £200.00 /3

 


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

European fire-bellied toad
Dartfrog-produced c/b 201
9 juveniles 15 - 20mm
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
(more available in 2 - 3 weeks)
SOLD

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
(4 left)

SOLD
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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Bufotes viridis viridis
(
more available in 2 - 3 weeks)

SOLD

European green tree frog
UK-produced c/b 2019 near adult 25mm+
A hardy tree frog that makes a great vivarium or greenhouse subject.
Males possess a loud raucous call. Feeding on small crickets, curly-winged flies, wax worm and wax moths.

Hyla arborea arborea
(4 left)

£25.00
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
(12 available)
£40.00
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 or £230.00 /4

Bumblebee toad
UK-produced c/b 2018 adults 25mm
These are stunning diurnal toads from shrub and arable areas of Paraguay and Argentina. Females are larger than males. Most of the toads previously described as Melanophryniscus stelzneri in the hobby are probably this species.
These are genuine UK-produced F1 specimens that are in superb condition and taking pinhead crickets, aphids and fruit fly.

Melanophryniscus klappenbachi
(6 reserved)

SOLD

African bullfrog
c/b 2019 juveniles 25mm
Huge species with males capable of attaining 25cm. These are juveniles around 3 months old. Avidly feeding on anything that will fit into their mouths.

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Pyxicephalus adspersus
(1 left)

SOLD

 

 

     

Caudata (newts & salamanders) & Caecilians (Gymnophiona)

Species (Vernacular) & Description (size is snout - tail tip)
Scientific Name Price Guide

California climbing salamander
Dartfrog-produced c/b 2018 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.

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Aneides lugubris
(4 available)

£75.00

Alpine newt
UK-produced c/b 2020 juveniles 50mm
Beautiful, hardy species we have a good number of healthy terrestrial juveniles which are taking white worm, small wax worms, small chopped worms and small crickets. These can mature in 12 months if cared for properly.

Ichthyosaura alpestris alpestris
(10 left)

£10.00

Moroccan Ribbed newt
UK-produced c/b 2020 large juveniles 50mm+
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 rocks for them to emerge on land if required. Voracious appetites.

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Pleurodeles waltl
(6 available)

£15.00

Oriental fire salamander
c/b 20
20 juveniles 50mm
Large species from south-eastern Turkey region of Iskenderun (probably most habitat lost now due to Syrian refugees). Adults 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
(3 reserved)

£175.00

Bulgarian fire salamander
c/b 20
20 juveniles 50mm
A stout subspecies the original adults of these specimens are from the Pirin Mountains in Bulgaria. The adults have quite a triangular head and the body is very stout. These are taking small crickets, worms, slugs and wax worm.

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Salamandra salamandra beshkovi
(0 available)

SOLD

Portuguese fire salamander
UK-produced c/b 20
20 juveniles 50mm
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 small crickets, worms, slugs and wax worm.

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Salamandra salamandra gallaica 'Coimbra'
(2 available)

£70.00 /2

Italian fire salamander
c/b 20
20 juveniles 50mm
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 reserved)

£190.00 /2

Lined fire salamander
UK-produced c/b 201
8 sub-adults 120mm+
The typical morph with yellow lines (and thus thinner black lines). These are a genuine captive bred specimens taking slugs, lob worms, crickets and wax worm. They can be sexed so are offered as pairs.

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Salamandra salamandra terrestris
(2 pairs available)

£100.00 /pair

Lined fire salamander
c/b 2020
juveniles 50mm+
This form is from Solling in Germany where some specimens are orange/red. These are a genuine captive bred specimens taking slugs, lob worms, crickets and wax worm. Very sought after and stunning as adults.

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Salamandra salamandra terrestris Solling Red
(3 available)

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
(4 left)
£30.00 or £110.00 /4
Danube crested newt
c/b 2018 near-adults 80 - 100mm+
A rarely-available Triturus from the Central/Eastern Europe. These specimens are the offpsring of adults from the Danube delta in Hungary. These will be breeding size next year and are currently fully aquatic and taking live tubifex, bloodworm and small earthworms. These are offered as sexed pairs.

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Triturus dobrogicus dobrogicus
(3 pairs available)

£90.00 /pair

 

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