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Amphibians

(updated 22-10-17)




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).
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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 2016, juveniles 16 - 22mm
Gorgeous sought-after large morph with prodigious appetite (for smaller insects). Grows to around 45 - 50mm.
These are very healthy juveniles growing quickly on a diet of fruit flies, aphids, pinhead crickets and springtails

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Dendrobates tinctorius 'Alanis'
(12 available
)

£35.00



Anurans (frogs & toads)


Poison Frogs

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

Spot-legged poison frog
UK-produced c/b 2016 juveniles 14mm+
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
(4 left)

SOLD

Green & black poison dart frog
Understory Enterprise Import c/b 2016 large juveniles 20mm
Stunning form from the Choco-Darien region of northeast Colombia. Although a standard green & black colour the spots are especially large and edged in a blue tinge. Also a very bold auratus morph. Apparently these are the progeny of the first import into Europe.

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Dendrobates auratus 'Capurgana'
(2 left)

£60.00

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'
(4 available)

£50.00

Green & Black poison dart frog
c/b 2016, sub-adults 25 - 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 left)

£45.00

Green & Black poison dart frog
c/b 2016, 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.

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Dendrobates auratus 'Pena Blanca'
(6 available)

£95.00

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'
(4 available)

£50.00 or £90.00 /2

Super blue poison dart frog
UK-produced c/b 2016,sub-adults 25mm
Gorgeous, easy to keep species and one of the bolder auratus morphs. The contrast in colours is stunning. These are superb, bold specimens and unrelated.

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Dendrobates auratus 'Super Blue'
(2 left
)

£50.00

Bumblebee poison dart frog
c/b 2016 near-adult/adult 35mm+
Great starter species. Easy to keep and breed under suitable conditions. Bold, greedy and males have a loud call. Mixed bloodlines available from UK and Dutch stock.

Dendrobates leucomelas
(2 left)

£50.00

Blue poison dart frog
UK-produced c/b 2016 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. Age around 3 - 5 months. We can offer frogs from different bloodlines.

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Dendrobates tinctorius azureus
(2 left)

SOLD

Dyeing poison dart frog
c/b 2016, large juveniles 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'
(2 left)

£60.00

Dyeing poison dart frog
c/b 2016 near-adults 40mm+
Impressive large morph with prodigious appetite (for smaller insects). Females can attain 70mm. Very popular morph but increasingly difficult to obtain. These are one male and one female.

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Dendrobates tinctorius 'Citronella'
(1 sexed pair available)

SOLD

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'
(6 available)

£55.00

Dyeing poison dart frog
c/b 2016 adult 35mm
Beautiful multicolored morph that grows to around 45 - 50mm.
We can offer a sexed pair of near-adults.

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Dendrobates tinctorius Nominat
(1 pair available
)

SOLD

Dyeing poison dart frog
c/b 2016, near-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. Two very attractive pairs available.


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Dendrobates tinctorius 'Oranje Gerbergte'
(1 pair left)

£140.00 /pair

Dyeing poison dart frog
UK-produced c/b 2016 juveniles 20mm
Another attractive morph and extremely popular. Adults are very plump and active. These are lovely plump juveniles but are not sexable.

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Dendrobates tinctorius 'Patricia'
(4 left)

£55.00

Lowland phantasml poison frog
c/b 2017 sub-adults 20mm
Very popular and ideal starter species. Very prolific once breeding starts and has a voracious appetite when not reproducing. These metamorphosed early summer and are already nearing adult size.

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Epipedobates anthonyi
(4 left)
£25.00

Maranon poison dart frog
UK-produced c/b 2016 large juveniles 15mm
Stunning species from isolated spots in Peru. Relatively easy to keep in captivity as is tolerant of a fairly wide temperature range. These grown on juvenile specimens are genuine captive bred and are from mixed bloodlines.

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Excidobates mysteriosus
(1 left
)

£70.00

Strawberry poison dart frog
UK-produced c/b 2016 sub-adults 16mm+
Fantastic bold species with numerous colour and geographic morphs.
We have obtained a small number of this stunning morph which hails from mainland Panama. It is similar to (patterning-wise) and in close proximity to the Guaramo morph.

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Oophaga pumilio
'Branca'
(2 left
)

£270.00 /2

Strawberry poison dart frog
c/b 2017 sub-adults 16mm+
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'
(2 reserved
)

£300.00 /2

Strawberry poison dart frog
c/b 2016 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 an established unrelated sexed pair.


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Oophaga pumilio
' Colon'
(1 pair available)

SOLD

Strawberry poison dart frog
c/b 2017 near-adult 17mm+
Fantastic bold species with numerous colour and geographic morphs. This gorgeous mauve/green morph occurs on the island of Loma Partida, part of the Bocas Del Toro of Panama. It is rarely available these days.. This is a medium-sized morph. These were acquired as a sexed pair.

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Oophaga pumilio
'Loma Partida'
(1 pair available)

SOLD

Imitator poison dart frog
c/b 2017 near-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.

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Ranitomeya imitator
'Chazuta'
(3 available)

£280.00 /3
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Red poison dart frog
Understory Enterprise Imports c/b 2017 sub-adults 12mm
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.

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Ranitomeya reticulata
(3 available)

£300.00 /3

Summers' poison dart frog
Dartfrog-produced & UK-c/b 2017 near-adults 16mm+
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
(2 left)

£115.00

Vanzolini's poison dart frog
c/b 2017 sub-adults 16 - 18mm
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 the progeny of Understory Enterprises origin specimens and are available from two unrelated sources.

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Ranitomeya vanzolinii
(4 reserved)

SOLD

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 ventrimaculata
'Borja Ridge'
(2 left)

£40.00

 


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

Midwife toad
Dartfrog-produced c/b 2017
juveniles 15mm
Lovely little toad with fascinating reproductive behaviour. Males possess a bell-like call. Prodigious appetites and relatively easy to keep in a cool, woodland-style terrestrial vivarium.

Alytes obstetricans
(6 available)

£22.50
Great plains toad
Adults 80 - 100mm
Large, plump toad species widespread throughout central-southern Canada, central to -south-west USA and northern Mexico. Females are much larger than the males. Very attractive patterning and a toad with an amazing appetite. Great candidate for a greenhouse set-up. Rarely available these days. Attains up to 120mm in females.

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Anaxyrus cognatus
(2 sexed pairs available)

£50.00 /pair
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
(6 available)

£22.50

European fire-bellied toad
Dartfrog-produced c/b 201
7 near-adults 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 the adults came tadpoles produced by a German breeder but are unsexed.


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Bombina bombina
(14 left)
£19.99

Giant fire-bellied toad
U
K-produced c/b 2017 juveniles 12mm+
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
(8 available)

SOLD

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
(2 pairs available)

£300.00 /pair

Oriental fire-bellied toad (Korean green form)
c/b 2017 grown-on juveniles 25mmes 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
(6 available)
£12.50

European yellow bellied toad
UK-produced c/b 2017 grown-on juveniles 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
(6 available)

£15.00

European green tree frog
UK-produced c/b 201
7 juveniles 15 - 22mm
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
(16 left)

£15.00
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
(3 left)

£15.00
Grey tree frog
c/b 2016 sub-adults 25 -30mm
Easy USA-native species for the vivarium or greenhouse set up. Prefers a tall vivarium with a few leafy foliage plants.These are cap[tive bred from last year that have recently been offered to us and are in excellent health.

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Hyla versicolor
(4 left)

£15.00
Golden Mantella
UK-produced c/b 2016 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
(6 left)
£35.00
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)
£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 samp 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 Import c/b 2016 sub-adults 20mm
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)

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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
(10 available)
£20.00

Amazon milking frog
UK-produced c/b 2017 large juveniles 25mm+
Beautiful large Souther American arboreal species. Feeding on 3rd instar crickets, curly-winged flies and waxmoths.

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Trachycephalus resinifictrix
(2 left)

£20.00

 

 

     
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
(6 available)

£40.00

Marbled salamander
Dartfrog-produced c/b 2017 juveniles 40 - 50mm
This species has becoming increasingly difficult to obtain but we have managed to successfully breed these this 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 2 - 3 months)

SOLD

Okinawa sword-tailed newt
Dartfrog-produced c/b 2017 & c/b 2017 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. This is the more colourful southern island form.

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Cynops ensicauda popei
(16 available)

£15.00

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
Laos newt
c/b 2017 grown-on juveniles 40mm+
Huge, vividly-marked aquatic species endemic to sub-tropical forest ponds and lakes of Laos where it is considered vulnerable. Fortunately it is now being bred in decent numbers. These are from Germany and although small are avidly feeding on bloodworm, tubifex and whiteworm.

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Laotriton laoensis
(6 available)
£60.00
Italian newt
c/b 2017 juveniles 30mm+
Rarely available species from central and southern species, these are recently metamorphosed specimens taking springtails, pinhead crickets, small wingless fruit fly, whiteworm and aphids. Adults on grow to a maximum of 80mm making it one of Europe's smallest caudate species.

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Lissotriton italicus
(6 left)

£15.00

Lake Urmia newt
c/b 2015 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 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
(3 left)
£45.00 or £130.00 /3
Luristan newt
UK-produced c/b 2016  sub-adults 80mm+
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. We think these are a sexed pair. Copies of the article 10 paperwork is provided.

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Neurergus kaiseri
(1 pair left)
£150.00 /pair
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

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
Cantabrian fire salamander
Dartfrog-produced c/b 2017 juveniles 40mm+
Gorgeous large species, the adults possessing wide bands of yellow. We have a form from the Santander region that can give birth to fully-formed young (no aquatic larval stage).
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Salamandra salamandra bernadezi
(8 juveniles available)

£25.00

Pyrenean fire salamander
Adults 15cm+
Stunning high-yellow subspecies found around the Pyrenean mountain range. These particular specimens are from near the Lourdes area of southwest France. Only a few available.

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Salamandra salamandra fastuosa
(2 males left)

£30.00

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

Rough-skinned newt
c/b 2017 juveniles 35mm+
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 Belgium.

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Taricha granulosa
(8 left)

£25.00

Italian crested newt
c/b 2016 large juveniles - sub-adults 65mm+
Large species, easy to keep & very aggressive feeder. Becomes quite aquatic with age. These specimens are already showing sexual maturity and most can be sexed.
Triturus carnifex
(4 left)
£30.00

 

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