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Amphibians

(updated 22-09-18)




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).
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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 2017/18, juveniles 18 - 25mm+
Gorgeous sought-after large morph with prodigious appetite (for smaller insects). Grows to around 45 - 50mm.
These cannot be sexed.

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Dendrobates tinctorius 'Alanis'
(12 left
)

£40.00 or £140.00 /4

Maranon poison dart frog
UK-produced c/b 2018, large juveniles/sub-adults 18 - 22mm
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. F1 and F2 specimens can be offered from 2 unrelated bloodlines.
No further discounts.

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Excidobates mysteriosus
(6 left
)

£65.00

Blue poison dart frog
UK-produced c/b 2017 sub-adults 30 - 35mm
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 8 - 9 months. No idea of sex currently and we can supply unrelated frogs.

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Dendrobates tinctorius azureus
(8 left)

£70.00



Anurans (frogs & toads)


Poison Frogs

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

El Copé poison dart frog
c/b 2018, large juveniles 25mm+
Gorgeous, easy to keep species and one of the bolder auratus morphs. The contrast in colours is stunning. These originate from successful captive breeding from frogs originally imported from UE in Canada.

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Dendrobates auratus 'El Copé'
(4 available)

£45.00

Green & Black poison dart frog
c/b 2017,near-adult 30mm+
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)

£85.00 or £150.00 /2

Bumblebee poison dart frog
c/b 2017 large juveniles 20mm+
The much rarer greenish form (with blue/green feet) of Dendrobates leucomelas hails from Cerro Autana which is a remote table mountain located in the jungles of Venezuela. Seems to do well in a very humid vivarium, generally not too warm (around 74 F during the day) but then increase to around 85 - 88 F for several weeks to encourage breeding. Otherwise care is similar to the nominat form. These are unsexed but healthy juveniles and we can offer unrelated specimens.

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Dendrobates leucomelas
'Cerro Autana'
(3 available
)

£75.00 each or £200.00 /3

Bumblebee poison dart frog
c/b 2017, adults 35mm+
Great starter species. Easy to keep and breed under suitable conditions. Bold, greedy and males have a loud call.

Dendrobates leucomelas
(3 left)

£50.00

Dyeing poison dart frog
c/b 2017, large uveniles 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'
(1 left)

£60.00

Dyeing poison dart frog
c/b 2017 Understory Enterprise import, near-adults 30mm
Beautiful small morph from French Guyana. These are well grown but unsexed juveniles feeding avidly on small or large fruit flies, aphids, pinhead crickets and springtails.

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Dendrobates tinctorius 'Oyapok'
(1 sexed pair
reserved)

£150.00 /pair

Dyeing poison dart frog
UK-produced c/b 2017 adult pair 35mm+
Another attractive morph and extremely popular. Adults are very plump and active. These are lovely plump adults which are a proven sexed pair.

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Dendrobates tinctorius 'Patricia'
(1 pair available)

SOLD

Dyeing poison dart frog
UK-produced c/b 2018 juveniles 20mm+
Another beautiful recently-described multicolored morph that grows to around 50mm+. These are well-grown juveniles taking pinhead crickets, aphids, Drosophila melanogaster and springtails.


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Dendrobates tinctorius Robertus
(5 available)

£60.00

Dyeing poison dart frog
c/b 2017, juveniles 25mm +
Impressive large morph with prodigious appetite (for smaller insects). Grows to around 40mm. Superb specimens - very active and plump and feeding well. These are unrelated but cannot be sexed. Around 4 - 5 months old.

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Dendrobates tinctorius 'Sipaliwini Green'
(2 available)

£150.00 /2

Lowland phantasml poison frog
c/b 2017, adults 30mm
Very popular and ideal starter species. Very prolific once breeding starts and has a voracious appetite when not reproducing. We have two sexed pairs available.

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Epipedobates anthonyi
(4 available)
£60.00 /pair

Strawberry poison dart frog
UK-produced c/b 2018 near-adults 17mm
This attractive red morph with slate grey/bluish legs is from the northeast coast of Panama. These are superb specimens wth lovely red bdies and blue legs.

Oophaga pumilio
'Almirante'
(2 left)

£150.00

Strawberry poison dart frog
c/b 2017 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 two unrelated sexed pairs.

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Oophaga pumilio
' Colon'
(1 pair left)

£330.00 /pair

Strawberry poison dart frog
Adults 18mm+

Stunning 'new' morph introduced to the hobby in 2014. Occurs on mainland Panama in the vicinity of the River Colubre. Ultra- rare sought-after morph.


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Oophaga pumilio
'Colubre'
(1 pair available)

£650.00 /pair

Strawberry poison dart frog
c/b 2017 adult pair 20mm
A gorgeous little morph with a green body mottled in lot of dark spots and with blue/cyan & black spotted legs. From mainland Panama in the Bocas archipelago. Rarely available.

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Oophaga pumilio
'Punta Laurent'
(1 pair reserved)

£350.00 /pair

Strawberry poison dart frog
UK-produced c/b 2017 near-adult /adults 17 - 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 adults feeding mainly on springtails, fruit flies and hatchling crickets.

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Oophaga pumilio
'
'Rio Branco / Guaramo'
(4 available)

£170.00

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. These are a proven pair already producing tadpoles.

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Oophaga pumilio
'Vulture Point'
(1 pair available)

£330.00 /pair

Colombian poison dart frog
UK-produced c/b 2017, grown-on juveniles 25mm
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 terriblis 'yellow'
(4 reserved)

£65.00

Banded poison dart frog
c/b 2017 30mm adults
Easy species with a melodius call. Excellent for the beginner, relatively shy but bolder with age. These specimens

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Phyllobates vittatus
(4 available)

£45.00

Amazonian red poison dart frog
Understory Enterprises Import c/b 2018 adult 17mm+
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 apparantley a sexed pair.

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Ranitomeya amazonica Iquitos
(
sold)

SOLD

Benedict's poison dart frog
c/b 2018 sub-adults 15mm+
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 reserved)

£85.00

Imitator poison dart frog
Dartfrog-produced c/b 2017 juveniles 10mm
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
'Huallaga Canyon'
(more available soon)

SOLD

Imitator poison dart frog
Understory Enterprise Imports c/b 201
7 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.

Ranitomeya imitator
'Tarapoto orange'
(sold)

SOLD

Summers' poison dart frog
UK captive-bred c/b 2017 juveniles 12 - 14mm
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
(4 available)

£85.00

Vanzolini's poison dart frog
UK-produced c/b 2018 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.

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Ranitomeya vanzolinii
(more available soon)

SOLD

Variable poison dart frog
c/b 2017 near-adults 15mm+
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. From several unrelated sources.

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Ranitomeya variabilis 'southern''
(4 available)

£70.00

 


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

£75.00 /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
(3,1 available)

SOLD

European fire-bellied toad
Dartfrog-produced c/b 2018 grown-on juveniles 18 - 20mm
Hardy, slow-growing but ultimately long-lived European species which is becoming increasingly difficult to find in captivity. These are this years captive bred toads around 2 - 3 months out of the water and growing fast.


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Bombina bombina
(10 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

Oriental fire-bellied toad (Korean green form)
Dartfrog-produced c/b 2018 juveniles 15 - 16mmes 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
(2 left)
£12.50

European yellow bellied toad
Dartfrog-produced c/b 2018
sub-adults 25mm+
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. We can offer unrelated specimens. These are some excess specimens from one of our outdoor vivaria.

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Bombina variegata variegata
(4 available)

£15.00

European green toad
Dartfrog-produced c/b 2017 large juveniles 40mm+
Gorgeous, sought-after species, these hail from eastern Europe and are near adults/adults. Feeding on large crickets, mealworm, wax worm, wax moths and small locust hoppers. The adults of these specimens originated from Hungary/Italy and are the classic, beautiful green toad coloration.

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Bufotes viridis
(
2 left)

£35.00

European green toad
Dartfrog-produced c/b 2018 juveniles 10mm
Gorgeous, sought-after species, these hail from eastern Europe and are near adults/adults. Feeding on large crickets, mealworm, wax worm, wax moths and small locust hoppers. The adults of these specimens originated from Hungary/Italy and are the classic, beautiful green toad coloration.

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Bufotes viridis
(
10 left)

£15.00 or £55.00 /4

European green tree frog
UK-produced c/b 2018 juveniles15 - 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.

Hyla arborea arborea
(4 available)

£19.99
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
(2 reserved)

£12.99
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
(6 available)

£15.00
Grey tree frog
UK-produced c/b 2018 sub-adults 25mm
Easy USA-native species for the vivarium or greenhouse set up. Prefers a tall vivarium with a few leafy foliage plants. These are 5 long term captives that have recently been offered to us and are in excellent health.

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Hyla versicolor
(4 left)

£20.00 or £35.00 /2
Colorado river toad
c/b 201
8 juveniles 20mm
Large, sought-after species from southwest USA. Adult females can grow to 19cm. Requires a large semi-arid vivarium and usually breeds after flash-floods. Prodigious appetite. Only occasionally available in the UK.

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Incilus alvarius
(4 available)

£55.00
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)
£60.00
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
(7 left)
£30.00
Golden Mantella
c/b 2017 Understory Enterprises Import grown-on juveniles 12 - 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 available)
£75.00
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Painted Mantella
Dartfrog-produced c/b 2018 F1 grown-on juveniles 15mm +
Stunning species, slightly more intensely coloured and larger than Mantella madagascariensis. Requires similar conditions to Mantella aurantiaca. These are healthy, plump specimens taking Drosophila, small crickets and aphids.

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Mantella baroni
(8 left)

£85.00 or £300.00 /4

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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
(2 left)
£75.00
Guibé's Mantella
c/b 2017 adults 30mm
Occurring in north-east Madagascar this species hails from the moist, humid lowland forests of the region and is threatened by widesp[read habitat loss. Rarely available in the UK these are genuine captive bred adults which we think are either 2 males, 1 female or 1 male, 2 females,.
Mantella nigricans
(3 available)
£80.00 or £225.00 /3
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
Italian pool frog
UK-produced c/b 2018 grown-on juveniles 15 - 20mm
Excellent outdoor species (especially suited to the greenhouse) or for a large indoor set up, these raucous, voracious frogs are extremely popular vivarium subjects.

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Pelophylax lessonae
(8 available)

£15.00

Iberian water frog
UK-produced c/b 2018 juveniles 20mm+
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)
£15.00

European moor frog
UK-produced c/b 2018 grown-on juveniles 18- 22mm
Although widepsread and abundant in the wild this species is rarely available in the UK. Good subject for an outdoor vivarium/shaded greenhouse or a woodland-style vivarium. These specimens are growing well taking up to 2nd instar crickets.

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Rana arvalis
(4 available)

£15.00

Amazon milking frog
UK-produced c/b 2018 juveniles 20mm
Beautiful large Souther American arboreal species. Feeding on 3rd instar crickets, curly-winged flies and waxmoths.

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Trachycephalus resinifictrix
(8 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
(sold)

SOLD
Marbled salamander
Dartfrog-produced c/b 2017 adult pair 80mm
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
(1 pair available)

£80.00 /pair

Wandering salamander
Dartfrog-produced c/b 2017 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
(2 reserved - more available in 3 - 4 months)

£80.00

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
(6 reserved)

£75.00

Grey-cheek salamander
Large juveniles 75mm+
First time we have seen these in the UK, this insectivorous species inhabits the Appalachian Mountains of eastern USA. Requires a moist, woodland terrarium with lots of logs (some rotting) in which it will lay its eggs. Development occurs completely on land.

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Plethodon montanus
(sold)

SOLD

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
(3 reserved)
SOLD

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
(sold)
SOLD
Marbled newt
Dartfrog-produced c/b 2015??? 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 of males so these can be offered in groups of 2 males to 1 female or just as males

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Triturus marmoratus
(1 male left)

£30.00

 

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