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Amphibians

(updated 26-11-2020)




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 £45.00. 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 early 2021)
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Current Availability

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

Blue poison dart frog
UK-produced c/b 2020 juveniles 15mm+
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
(2 left)

SOLD



Anurans (frogs & toads)


Poison Frogs

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

Splashback poison dart frog
c/b 2019 near-adults 16 - 20mm
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
'orange & black'
(4 available
)

£60.00

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

Green & black poison dart frog
UK-produced c/b 2020 large juveniles/sub-adults 20 - 25mm
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. These offspring are the progeny of frogs originally bred by Understory Enterprises.

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Dendrobates auratus 'Capurgana'
(3 available)

£50.00

Bumblebee poison dart frog
c/b 2019 sub-adults 25mm+
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 sub-adults and we can offer unrelated specimens.

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Dendrobates leucomelas
'Cerro Autana'
(3 available
)

£240.00 /3

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

Dendrobates leucomelas Nominat
(2 available)

£45.00

Blue poison dart frog
UK-produced c/b 2019 near-adult pair 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 are a sexed pair.

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Dendrobates tinctorius azureus
(1 pair available)

£150.00 /pair

Dyeing poison dart frog
c/b 2020, grown-juveniles 20 - 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 available)

£110.00 /2

Dyeing poison dart frog
c/b 2020 juveniles 20mm
Striking, large morph that grows up to 60mm. These come from east of the small town of Regina in French Guyana.

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Dendrobates tinctorius Regina
(2 available)

£110.00 /2

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
(6 left
)

£75.00

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)
SOLD

Granulated poison dart frog
c/b 2019 adults 23 - 25mm
Stunning species from Costa Rica. This particular morph is from the Golfito peninsula in south-west Costa Rica. These are the red with turquoise - blue flanks / legs and highly-granulated red dorsum. The males are bold and raucous. Requires a decent-sized
tall vivarium with some large bromeliads. Increasingly being bred in captivity but still difficult to obtain.

Oophaga granulifera
Golfito
(2,1 trio available)

£1200.00 /trio

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'
(2 pairs available)

£380.00 /pair

Strawberry poison dart frog
c/f 2019 adults 20mm
These are the classic strawberry poison dart frogs and range from Nicaragua to Costa Rica. These specimens are imports from the San Juan River region of Nicaragua and are large, bold specimens.These were brought in as sexed pairs.


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Oophaga pumilio
'Blue Jeans'
(2 sexed pairs available)

£350.00 /pair

Strawberry poison dart frog
c/b 2019 adults 18mm+
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. This is sexed pair (according to the supplier).

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Oophaga pumilio
'Cristobal'
(1 pair available
)

£380.00 /pair

Strawberry poison dart frog
c/b 2020 sub-adults 14mm
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 unsexed.

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Oophaga pumilio
' Colon'
(2 available)

£320.00 /2

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'
(1 sexed pair left)

£380.00 /pair

Strawberry poison dart frog
c/b 2020 near-adults 14mm+
Wonderful miniature species found only on the island of Escudo de Veraguas - tiny island off the Carribean coast of Panama. Relatively easy to keep in captivity as long as a plentiful bounty of springtails and other micro-livefoods can be supplied. These are apparently a sexed pair.


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Oophaga cf. pumilio
'Escudo'
(1 pair available)

£500.00 /pair

Arena Blanca poison dart frog
c/b 2020 juveniles 10mm+
Stunning morph of a small species only recently discovered. It is found near Iquitos, Peru where it is thought to mimic the more toxic Ranitomeya reticulata (Muellerian mimicry). Quite small but very plump species. Seems easy to breed but infrequently available.

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Ranitomeya amazonica 'Arena Blanca'
(4 available)

£75.00

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

Imitator poison dart frog
Understory Enterprise Imports c/b 20
20 near-adults 18mm
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'
(4 available)

£85.00

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)

£80.00 or £225.00 /trio

Highland Pasco poison dart frog
Dartfrog-produced c/b 2020 & UK c/b 2020 large juveniles 12 - 14mm+
Gorgeous species with thick yellow bands and blue/dark blue mottled legs. One of our favourite species and not offered very often. For the advanced hobbyist but great frogs once settled. Requires slightly cooler conditions than most other dart frogs ideally in the 70 - 74°F range. We can offer unrelated frogs.

Ranitomeya (lamasi) sirensis
(
6 left)

£80.00

Vanzolini's poison dart frog
Dartfrog-produced c/b 2020 & UK c/b 2020 large juveniles 12 - 14mm+
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. We can offer unrelated frogs however these are too small to sex.

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Ranitomeya vanzolinii
(6 left)

£85.00

 


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

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
(more avauilable soon)
SOLD
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.

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Discoglossus scovazzi
(8 left)

£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
Colorado river toad
c/b 20
20 large juveniles 45mm+
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)

£75.00
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

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
(2 left)

£75.00

Okinawa sword-tailed newt
Dartfrog-produced 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
(10 available)

£30.00

Chinese fire-bellied newt
Dartfrpg-produced c/b 2020 juveniles 30mm+
Genuine captive bred specimens of this very popular newt. These are currently living terrestrially but should be easy to convert to the aquatic stage. Taking aphids, small crickets, lesser wax worm and small chopped worms.


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Hypselotriton orientalis
(16 available)

£20.00

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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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Kurdistan newt
Dartfrog-produced c/b 2020 large juveniles 65mm+
A rare species from north-east Iraq and probably neighbouring Iran, in the west of the Zagros Mountains. It can attain a very good size (in excess of 15cm). Rarely available in the UK. Formerly described as a subspecies of Neurergus microspliotus but now split into two forms - N.d derjugini and N.d.microspilotus. Adults require a cool, stream-style aqua-terrarium with gently agitated water, a stone/rock bottom and little or no vegetation, plus some large rocks to hide or deposit their eggs under. These juveniles will be terrestrial for another 12 - 18 months and feed mainly on crickets, small waxworm and soldier fly larvae.

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Neurergus derjugini derjugini
(4 available
)

£95.00

Algarve fire salamander
Dartfrog-produced c/b 2019 grown-on juveniles 70mm+
This rarely available subspecies is endemic to the Serra de Monchique in the Algave region of southern Portugal. The adults are extremely variable in patterning often with striations and speckles rather than spots. These are grown on juveniles avidly taking small crickets, slugs, lesser wax worm and worms.

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Salamandra salamandra crespoi
(4 available)

£75.00

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.

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Salamandra salamandra salamandra
(3 left)

£25.00

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
(12 available)

£40.00

Mandarin salamander
c/b 2020 juveniles 50mm+
Superb species with stunning coloration, prodigious appetite and long-lived. These specimens are taking live bloodworm, tubifex, lesser waxworm, chopped worms, white or grey slugs and small crickets. These are unsexed juveniles taking small worms, crickets, waxworm and soldier-fly larvae.
Tylototriton shanjing
(4 available)

£120.00

 

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