Available
Amphibians

(updated 10-09-2021)




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. Prices start from £50.00. 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 late-2021)
Please contact info@dartfrog.co.uk for further details.
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Current Availability

Special Offers (no further discounts)

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

Eastern green lizard
UK-produced c/b 2021 juveniles 10 - 12cm
Stunning lacertid from eastern Europe. These are captive bred juveniles from one of the northern-most populations in Eastern Germany and can be kept in an unheated greenhouse in the UK. Taking spiders, 2nd instar crickets, small waxworm and calci-worms.

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Lacerta viridis
(more available in 4 - 6 weeks)

SOLD

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European wall lizard
UK-produced c/b 2021 juveniles 50 - 60mm
Small lacertid from Central and Southern Europe. These are captive bred juveniles from adults collected near Passau (southern Germany) and are very hardy. They can be successfully kept in a protected outdoor vivarium or unheated greenhouse in the UK. Taking spiders, 1st instar crickets, small waxworm and small calci-worms.

Podarcis muralis nigriventris
(16 available)

£25.00

Dyeing poison dart frog
UK-produced c/b 2020 large juveniles 25mm+
Super, distinct morph possessing with powder blue or pale grey legs. These are very healthy specimens taking fruit flies, small crickets and aphids. These are unsexed.

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Dendrobates tinctorius 'Powder Blue/Grey Legged'
(3 left)

£45.00



Anurans (frogs & toads)


Poison Frogs

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

El Copé poison dart frog
UK-produced c/b 2021, grown-on juveniles 20 - 30mm
Gorgeous, easy to keep species and one of the bolder auratus morphs. The contrast in colours is stunning. These are superb large juveniles, very active and do well in groups.

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Dendrobates auratus 'El Copé'
(16 left)

£45.00 or £160.00 /4

Bumblebee poison dart frog
c/b 2021 well grown juveniles 20mm+
Great starter species. Easy to keep and breed under suitable conditions. Bold, greedy and males have a loud call.

Dendrobates leucomelas
(4 available)

£40.00

Blue poison dart frog
Dartfrog-produced c/b 2021 juveniles 20mm+
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 2 unrelated bloodlines but cannot be sexed.

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Dendrobates tinctorius azureus
(4 available)

£65.00

Dyeing poison dart frog
UK-produced c/b 2020, sub-adults 35mm+
Super, distinct morph possessing with powder blue or pale grey legs. These are very healthy specimens taking fruit flies, small crickets and aphids. These are unsexed.

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Dendrobates tinctorius 'Powder Blue/Grey Legged'
(2 reserved)

£120.00 /2

Dyeing poison dart frog
UK-produced c/b 2021 well-grown juveniles 25mm+
Another attractive and popular morph not seen as often in recent years. Adults are medium-sized tinctorius around 35 - 40mm. These are lovely, plump specimens not quite sexable but we will do our best.

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Dendrobates tinctorius 'Patricia'
(4 available)

£60.00

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
(3 left
)

£70.00

Black-legged poison dart frog
UK-produced c/b 2020, adults 35mm
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 bicolor 'yellow'
(3 available - possible 2,1)

SOLD

 


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

European fire-bellied toad
Dartfrog-produced c/b 20
21 grown-on juveniles 15 - 20mm +
Hardy, slow-growing but ultimately long-lived European species which is becoming increasingly difficult to find in captivity. These are from multiple bloodlines of which the adults came tadpoles produced by a German breeder but are unsexed.


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Bombina bombina
(0 left)
SOLD

Appenine yellow bellied toad
UK-produced c/b 2021 juveniles 15 - 20mm
We are pleased to offer this rare species which hails from central and southern Italy. It tends to have a smoother dorsum than Bombina variegata and the belly is yellow with blue tinges. Care is identical to Bombina variegata although this species can tolerate warmer conditions.

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Bombina pachypus
(4 left)

£20.00

Oriental fire-bellied toad (Korean green form)
UK-produced c/b 2021 juveniles 10 - 15mms 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 fruit flies, 1st instar crickets, chopped worm and small waxworm. Increasingly difficult to source in the UK.

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Bombina orientalis
(6 left)
£20.00
Japanese Toad
UK-produced c/b 20
21 juveniles 20mm+
This is a very rare and very beautiful toad and mature females are vivid-orange to brick red while males are olive green. Probably extinct on the island group it is named after (Miyakojima and its adjacent islands). The orginal adults come from a small introduced population on mainland Japan. These are genuine captive-bred specimens and require typical Bufo conditions in captivity but prefer warmer conditions, ideally no lower than 10 deg. C.

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Bufo gargarizans miyakonis
(2 left)

£30.00
American green tree frog
UK-produced c/b 2021 large juveniles 20 - 25mm
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. Becoming increasingly difficult to source in the UK.

Dryophytes cinereus
(4 left)

£25.00
Grey tree frog
UK-produced c/b 2021 juveniles 15mm
Easy USA-native species for the vivarium or greenhouse set up. Prefers a tall vivarium with a few leafy foliage plants. These are genuine captive-bred specimens and are in excellent health.

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Dryophytes versicolor
(6 left)

£20.00

Bumblebee toad
UK-produced c/b 2021 juveniles 10 - 12mm
These are stunning diurnal toads from shrub and arable areas of Paraguay and Argentina. Females are larger than males. Most of the toads previously described as Melanophryniscus stelzneri in the hobby are probably this species.
These are genuine UK-produced specimens that are in superb condition and taking pinhead crickets, aphids and fruit fly.

Melanophryniscus klappenbachi
(2 left)

£50.00

Parsley Frog
c/b 2021 juveniles 12mm+
Lovely, small western European species which makes a great vivarium subject or is equally at home in an outdoor vivarium. These are healthy juveniles, growing fast and taking fruit flies and small crickets.

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Pelodytes punctatus
(4 left)

£25.00 or £85.00 /4

 

 

     

Caudata (newts & salamanders) & Caecilians (Gymnophiona)

Species (Vernacular) & Description (size is snout - tail tip)
Scientific Name Price Guide
Spotted salamander
UK-produced c/b 2020 juveniles 40mm+
Lovely eastern North American mole salamander. Very hardy and quite secretive. Easy to keep. These are recently morphed juveniles taking small worms, slugs, live bloodworm and small wax worm.

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Ambystoma maculatum
(10 left)

£30.00 or £110.00 /4

California climbing salamander
Dartfrog-produced c/b 2020 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 captivity requiring an arboreal vivarium with a large oak or other deciduous log in which to hide and lay its eggs. Feeding on crickets, waxworm, spiders and similar. Juveniles take 2 - 3 years to reach maturity. We will provide a care sheet when purchased. We can provide unrelated specimens from 3 successful pairings.

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Aneides lugubris
(
3 left)

£75.00 or £180.00 /3

Japanese fire-bellied newt
c/b 2021 juveniles 30mm+
Although previously imported in huge numbers prior to the 1990's these highly aquatic, cool water newts are rarely available these days. These juveniles are currently terrestrial feeding on Drosophila melanogaster, pinhead crickets, hatchling wax worm and whiteworm. These will be available in 2 - 3 weeks as we would like to grow them on a bit.

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Cynops pyrrhogaster 'Sasayame'
(2 left)

£30.00

Southern Italian Alpine newt
UK-produced c/b 2020 adults 80mm+
Rarely available subspecies of alpine newt from the Calabrian region of southern Italy where it is restricted to just 5 lakes. Fortunately quite easy to breed in captivity. Adults grow to be slightly larger than the nominate form but are otherwise similar. A highly aquatic subspecies too but general care as for the nominate form.

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Ichthyosaura alpestris inexpectatus
(2 sexed pairs left)

 

£45.00 /pair

Lake Urmia newt
UK-produced c/b 2021 well-grown 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). These can be kept full-aquatic with a small; land area

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Neurergus crocatus
(4 left)

£60.00 or £220.00 /4

Algerian Ribbed newt
c/b 2021 juveniles 50 - 60mm+
This rarely available species occurs in marshes, ponds and ditches in northern Algeria west towards Oran. Apparently declining due to increasing pollution of such waterways it is highly aquatic and even newly- metamorphosed juveniles can be coaxed back into an aquatic existence quite easily. Grows to around 18 - 20cm, these juveniles are taking worms, live bloodworm, tubifex and water crustacea.

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Pleurodeles nebulosus
(4 available)

£45.00

Alpine salamander
Dartfrog-produced c/b 2019 Adults 90mm
Stunning, rarely available salamander. Females give birth to 1 - 3 fully-formed juveniles after a long gestation period. Easy to keep, feeding on crickets, slugs, worms and waxworm but keep as cool as possible. These are an unrelated captive bred pair of adults that are surplus to requirement.

Salamandra atra atra
(1 sexed pair available
)

SOLD

Moroccan fire salamander
UK-produced c/b 2021 juveniles 50mm+
A seldom available subspecies from the northwest region of Morocco called Beni Arous. Female give birth to larvae and with this particular localised form, small areas of red or orange are often prevalent on the head and dorsum.


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Salamandra algira tingitana Beni Arous
(3 available)

£80.00 or £225.00 /3

Solling Lined fire salamander
Dartfrog-produced c/b 2021 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 Yellow
(8 left)

£45.00

Italian crested newt
c/b 2020 grown-on juveniles 45- 55mm
Large species, easy to keep & very aggressive feeder. Becomes quite aquatic with age. These specimens are too small to sex.


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Triturus carnifex
(6 available)

£40.00

Macedonian crested newt
c/b 2021 juveniles 40mm+
Rarely available species only recently split from Triturus carnifex. Grows into a large, stocky crested newt. Easy to keep. These are captive bred from specimens obtained from Germany several years ago. The original adults are of Northwest Greek origin (Smolikas Mountains).

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Triturus macedonicus
(6 available)

£40.00

Marbled newt
c/b 2020 large juveniles 50mm+
Gorgeous species, long-lived and relatively easy to breed once established. These are unsexed juveniles and will mature in 12 - 18 months.

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Triturus marmoratus
(1 available)

£45.00

 

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