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Amphibians

(updated 16-12-17)




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)

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
(12 available
)

£95.00



Anurans (frogs & toads)


Poison Frogs

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

Brazil nut poison dart frog
UK-produced c/b 2017 juveniles 12 - 16mm+
One of our favourites, this stunning, small/medium sized species hails from Brazil. Not for the beginner but once established relatively easy. These healthy juveniles will be available in 2 - 3 weeks.

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Adelphobates castaneoticus
(5 reserved)

£70.00

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.

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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,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 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'
(3 left)

£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 2017 juveniles 18 - 20mm
Great starter species. Easy to keep and breed under suitable conditions. Bold, greedy and males have a loud call. UK produced.

Dendrobates leucomelas
(sold - more available soon)

SOLD

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 left)

£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'
(4 available)

£60.00

Dyeing poison dart frog
c/b 2016,sub-adults 35mm
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
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'
(4 left)

£55.00

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'
(2 pairs available)

£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 available)

£55.00

Dyeing poison dart frog
c/b 2016, adults 40mm+
Super, distinct morph possessing eith powder blue or pale grey legs. These are very healthy specimens taking fruit flies, small crickets and aphids. A group of 2 males, 1 female is available

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Dendrobates tinctorius 'Powder Blue/Grey Legged'
(
2,1 available)

£220.00 /trio

Lowland phantasml poison frog
c/b 2017 grown-on juveniles 12mm
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
(1 left)
£25.00

Strawberry poison dart frog
c/b 2016 near-adult / adults 18 - 20mm
This attractive red morph with slate grey/bluish legs is from the northeast coast of Panama. These are genine captive bred near-adult/adults, 1 male of which is from a separate bloodline.

Oophaga pumilio
'Almirante'
(2,1 available)

£400.00 /trio

Strawberry poison dart frog
c/b 2016 near-adults 16mm+
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)

£350.00 /pair

Strawberry poison dart frog
Dartfrog-produced c/b 2016 adult pair 18 - 20mm
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 coats of Panama. A medium sized form, very arboreal often found high up in elevated broms of trees so an arboreal vivarium is essential. These are a sexed pair (as far as we can tell - one calling, no fighting) produced from our group of 8 adults.

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Oophaga pumilio
'Cristobal'
(1 pair available
)

£350.00 /pair
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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.

Oophaga pumilio
'Vulture Point'
(1 pair available)

£350.00 /pair

Colombian poison dart frog
c/b 2017 large juveniles 25mm
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'
(4 available
)

£70.00

Amazonian red poison dart frog
Understory Enterprises Import c/b 2017 near-adult 15mm+
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
(
6 available)

£65.00

Benedict's poison dart frog
UK-produced c/b 2016 adults 18 - 20mm
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 pairs available)

£170.00 /pair

Red-headed poison dart frog
Understory Enterprise Imports c/b 2017 sub-adults 16mm+
Stunning morph of this gorgeous species. Available for the first time in Europe last year. Quite secretive but like most fantastica becomes bolder with age.
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Ranitomeya fantastica
'True Nominat'
(3 available)

£375.00 /trio

Imitator poison dart frog
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.

Ranitomeya imitator
'Nominat form'
(3 available
)

£225.00 /trio

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

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)
'Borja Ridge'
(4 available)

£45.00

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'
(6 available)

£45.00

 


     
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 18mm+
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)
£22.50

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)
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 reserved)
£12.50
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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 thesein the UK before. One sexed pair only.

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Dendropsophus columbianus
(1 pair available)

£60.00 /pair

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
(12 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
(1 pair left)

£30.00 /pair
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 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
(6 left)
£35.00
Golden 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 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)
£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
Climbing Mantella
Dartfrog-produced c/b 2017 juveniles 12mm+
A semi-arboreal species with totally different behaviour to other members of the genus. These breed in water-filled tree holes (such as bamboo) and as with species of the genus Ranitomeya often provide unfertile food eggs for the tadpoles. Needs an arboreal vivarium with relatively sparse vegetation and lots of leaves. Require warm, humid surrounds.
Mantella laevigata
(4
available)
£40.00
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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
(6 available)
£60.00
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
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Golden tree frog
c/b 201
6 adults 60mm+
A medium-sized foam-nesting tree frog from tropical Asia. Easy to keep in captivity and devours a wide range of live foods. Requires a tall planted vivarium as it is very agile.

Polypedates leucomystax
(
1 pair available)

£30.00 /pair

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
(6 available)

£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
(4 left)

£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 left)

£35.00

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
Northern two-lined salamander
Sub-adult/adult 60mm+
Hailing from Eastern USA and Canada this small lungless salamander inhabits woodlands often with swamps, seepages and slow moving water. Insectivorous feeding on small crickets, fruit flies and similar. Like most North American salamander this is rarely available in the UK.


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Eurycea bislineata
(4 available)

£35.00

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
Alpine newt
UK-produced c/b 2016 adults 75 - 85mm
Beautiful, hardy species we have a good number of healthy near adult/.adults in the water which are taking small worms, bloodworm (live & frozen) and tubifex.

Ichthyosaura alpestris alpestris
(3 available)

£40.00 /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
(more available soon)
SOLD
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

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

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 reserved)
SOLD

 

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