Available
Amphibians

(updated 10-12-16)




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 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).
Please contact info@dartfrog.co.uk or phone +44 (0)1299 832463 for further details.
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Available for Pre-order

The following dartfrogs are available for pre-order. All are sub-adults/adults and although we will do our best to supply sexed pairs this cannot be guaranteed. A 50% deposit is required to secure. Some are in very short supply so are on a first come first served. Please enquire in first instance. Please order before Saturday 10th December.
Species / Morph Price Each   Species / Morph Price Each
Dendrobates leucomelas Bocas £45.00   Oophaga pumilio Isla Pastor £135.00
Dendrobates auratus Capira Black And Green £45.00   Oophaga pumilio Las Tablas £125.00
Dendrobates auratus Campana £45.00   Oophaga pumilio Loma Colubre £185.00
Dendrobates auratus Gamboa £50.00   Oophaga pumilio Loma Partida £145.00
Dendrobates tinctorius Peña Blanca £95.00   Oophaga pumilio Nicky £200.00
      Oophaga pumilio Popa £150.00

Oophaga pumilio Almirante

£125.00   Oophaga pumilio Punta Gallinazo £135.00
Oophaga pumilio Bahia Grande £135.00   Oophaga pumilio Punta Laurel £155.00
Oophaga pumilio Bastimento £135.00   Oophaga pumilio Punta Vieja £155.00
Oophaga pumilio Cauchero £135.00   Oophaga pumilio Rambala £160.00
Oophaga pumilio Charco La Pava £165.00   Oophaga pumilio Rio Branco £150.00
Oophaga pumilio Chiriqui Grande £200.00   Oophaga pumilio Salt Creek £150.00
Oophaga pumilio Colubre £250.00   Oophaga pumilio Uyama £150.00
Oophaga pumilio Cristobal £150.00   Oophaga pumilio Valle Del Rey £175.00
Oophaga pumilio Esperanza £125.00      



Current Availability

 


Special Offers (no further discounts)

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

Lined fire salamander
Dartfrog-produced c/b 2010 - 2013 adults 120mm+
The typical morph with yellow lines (and thus thinner black lines). These are sexable sub-adults and adults we have cleared from one of our larger outdoor vivaria due to a house move. We are selling therm in trios of 2 males to one female.

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Salamandra salamandra terrestris
(4 x 2,1 trios available)

£50.00 /trio

Bumblebee toad
UK-produced c/b 2016 large juveniles 15mm
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 F1 specimens that are in superb condition and taking pinhead crickets, aphids and fruit fly.

Melanophryniscus klappenbachi
(4 left)

£35.00



Anurans (frogs & toads)


Poison Frogs

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

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)

£85.00

Panamanian green & black poison dart frog
UK-produced c/b 2015, near adults 30mm
Gorgeous, easy to keep species and one of the bolder auratus morphs. Highly variable morph ranging from the specimen pictured left to blues and bronze. Quite a bold morph. Stunning!

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Dendrobates auratus 'Panama Special'
(2 left
)

£50.00

Bumblebee poison dart frog
c/b 2016 large juveniles 20 - 25mm
Great starter species. Easy to keep and breed under suitable conditions. Bold, greedy and males have a loud call. These are the rarer netted form and possess smaller spots and bands than the above. Extremely attractive.

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Dendrobates leucomelas 'Netted'
(2 left)

£65.00

Bumblebee poison dart frog
c/b 2015 adults 35mm
Great starter species. Easy to keep and breed under suitable conditions. Bold, greedy and males have a loud call. Unrelated bloodlines available.

Dendrobates leucomelas
(5 left)

£45.00

Dyeing poison dart frog
Dartfrog-produced c/b 2016 juveniles 18 - 20mm
This stunning morph has a largely black body with a creamy-white head and smaller patches of the same on the lower back. It hails from the western areas of central French Guyana near the village Maripasoula and is a large morph attaining over 40 - 45mm.

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Dendrobates tinctorius 'Atachi Bakka'
(5 available
)

£45.00

Dyeing poison dart frog
UK-produced c/b 2014 sub-adults 35mm
This stunning morph has a largely black body with a creamy-white head and smaller patches of the same on the lower back. It hails from the western areas of central French Guyana near the village Maripasoula and is a large morph attaining over 40 - 45mm. These were captive bred in the UK and are a viable pair.

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Dendrobates tinctorius 'Atachi Bakka'
(1 pair available
)

SOLD

Blue poison dart frog
c/b 2015 near-adults 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. These are sold as sexed pairs and are around 8 - 9 months old.

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Dendrobates tinctorius azureus
(3 pairs left)

£170.00 /pair

Blue poison dart frog
UK-produced c/b 2015 juveniles 12 - 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. Age around 2 - 3 months

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Dendrobates tinctorius azureus
(1 left)

£60.00

Dyeing poison dart frog
c/b 2016, juveniles 20mm
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'
(4 available)

£65.00

Dyeing poison dart frog
c/b 2016, large juveniles 25mm+
Super, distinct morph possessing either powder blue or pale grey legs. These are very healthy specimens taking fruit flies, small crickets and aphids.

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

£55.00

Blue-bellied poison frog
Dartfrog-produced c/b 2015, sub-adults 18 - 20mm
Stunning little species from San Martín, Peru (altitude 700m). Attains around 25mm and has a lovely bird-like call

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Hyloxalus (Cryptophyllobates) azureiventris
(4 available)

£90.00 /2

Lowland phantasml poison frog
Dartfrog-produced 201
6, large juveniles 25mm
Very popular and ideal starter species. Very prolific once breeding starts and has a voracious appetite when not reproducing.

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Epipedobates anthonyi
(2 reserved)
£25.00

Maranon poison dart frog
UK-produced c/b 2015, near-adults 20mm+
Stunning species from isolated spots in Peru. Relatively easy to keep in captivity as is tolerant of a fairly wide temperature range. These are near adults we are offering as potential pairs.

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Excidobates mysteriosus
(2 pairs available
)

£200.00 /pair

Colombian poison dart frog
c/b 2016, 20mm juveniles
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 left)
£65.00

Colombian poison dart frog
c/b 2015, near adults 40 - 45mm
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. These are around 7 - 10 months old.

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Phyllobates terriblis 'yellow'
(5 left)

£75.00

Arena Blanca poison dart frog
c/b 2015 sub-adult/adults 15mm+
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 tadpoles can sometimes be problematic.

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Ranitomeya amazonica 'Arena Blanca'
(4 available)

£110.00

Amazonian poison dart frog
c/b 2016, near adult/adult 17mm+
Taking both Drosophila hydei & melanogaster as well as the usual diet of springtails, aphids and other tiny invertebrates. This morph of ventrimaculata is stunning with deep orange stripes. Quite a bold morph. We can offer unrelated specimens.

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Ranitomeya amazonica
'Iquitos'
(2 left)

£65.00

Red-headed poison dart frog
Understory Imports c/b 2016 sub-adults 15mm+
Stunning morph of this gorgeous species. Available for the first time in Europe this year. Quite secretive but like most fantastica becomes bolder with age.

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Ranitomeya fantastica 'True Nominat'
(2 left)

£115.00

Imitator poison dart frog
c/b 2016 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
'Baja Huallaga'
(3 left)

SOLD

Summers' poison dart frog
UK c/b 2016 near-adults 17mm+
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
(1 pair available
)

£240.00 /pair

 


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

Midwife toad
Dartfrog-produced c/b 2016 juveniles 12
- 18mm
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
(4 left)

£25.00

European fire-bellied toad
c/b 201
6 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 from a German breeder but are unsexed.


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Bombina bombina
(18 left)
£17.50 or £65.00 /4

Giant fire-bellied toad
U
K-produced c/b 2016 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
(2 left)

£20.00

Appenine yellow bellied toad
UK-produced c/b 2016 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
(12 left)

£25.00 or £90.00 /4

European yellow bellied toad
UK-produced c/b 2016 juveniles 10mm+ sub-adults 20mm+
This species is proving increasingly difficult to obtain these days and this is first time we have been able to offer them this year. 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
(18 juveniles and 6 sub-adults left)

Juveniles:
£
8.00
Sub-adults:
£
12.50

Splendid leaf frog
c/b 2016 large juveniles 50mm
A beautiful species from Central and northern South America. We think we can offer these as a pair as the one specimen is slightly smaller than the other. Males attain around 60 - 80mm whereas females are 65 - 90mm.
Requires a humid, leafy tropical set-up with small pools where it can deposit its eggs.


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Cruziohyla calcarifer
(2 available)

£400.00 /2

European green tree frog
c/b 2016 large juveniles/sub-adults 20 - 30mm
A hardy tree frog that makes a great vivarium or greenhouse subject.
Males possess a loud raucous call. Feeding on 2nd instar crickets, locust hoppers, curly winged flies and waxmoth larvae.

Hyla arborea arborea
(8 available)

£20.00
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
(4 left)

£15.00
Colorado river toad
c/b 201
6 juveniles 25 -30mm
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
(3 left)

£75.00
Golden Mantella
c/b 2016 sub-adults 18mm+
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. Some have just started to call!

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Mantella aurantiaca
(6 left)

£40.00

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
(10 available)
£35.00

Pacific tree frog
UK-produced c/b 2016 juveniles 10 -15mm
Lovely little arboreal species from the chorus/cricket frog family distrubted along the west coast of North America from B.C. in Canada to Baja California in Mexico. These are captive bred specimens from Germany and are a lovely orange-red colour. Superb vivarium species with a suprisingly loud call.


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Pseudacris regilla
(
8 left)

£15.00

African bullfrog
c/b 2015 grown-on juveniles 80mm
Huge species with males capable of attaining 25cm. These are genuine large juveniles around 4 months old imported from a breeding farm in South Africa. Avidly feeding on anything that will fit into their mouths.

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Pyxicephalus adspersus
(
2 reserved)

£90.00

 

 

     
Caudata (newts & salamanders) & Caecilians (Gymnophiona)
Species (Vernacular) & Description (size is snout - tail tip)
Scientific Name Price Guide
Long-toed salamander
c/b 2015 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
(3 available)

£50.00

Barred Tiger salamander
Captive-raised (from wild-caught larvae) near-adults 18cm+
Superb species with prodigious appetite (basically lunges at anything that moves). Grows to around 20 - 24cm.

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Ambystoma mavortium
(10 left)

£34.99 or £65.00 /2

Mole salamander
Juveniles 60mm+
A small, stocky species hailing from Central and Eastern USA where it inhabits the moist leaf litter of woodlands and forests. Eggs are laid in spring in shallow ponds following storms. Easy to keep and preys on most invertebrates but especially worms.
Rarely available in the UK and this will increasingly become so following the ban on export of US salamanders across state lines.

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Ambystoma talpoideum
(2 left)

£75.00

Anderson's ribbed salamander
c/b 2016 juveniles 35mm
We are very pleased to offer genuine captive bred specimens this extremely rare salamander from the Ryuku islands of Japan. These specimens are from adults originating from the island of Tokunoshima. They require a sub-tropical set-up with a leaf base and a plentiful supply of small crickets and worms. Experienced keepers only.


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Echinotriton andersoni
(4 left)

£100.00

Oita salamander
UK-produced c/b 2015 juveniles 50mm+
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 left)

£30.00
Italian newt
c/b 2016 juveniles 25mm+
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 Europes smallest caudate species.

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Lissotriton italicus
(13 left)

£11.99
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
(2 left)

£50.00

Anatolian mountain newt
c/b 2015 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 cannot currently sex these specimens.

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Neurergus strauchii strauchii
(2 left)

£35.00

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
(2 left)
£65.00

Moroccan fire salamander
UK-produced c/b 2015 juveniles 45mm+
Rarely available morph from Chefchaouen in the Rif 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 left)
£65.00
Moroccan fire salamander
UK-produced c/b 2015 juveniles 45mm+
A very streamlined salamander which often quick, lizard like movements which enables it to track down crickets and other small insects. These are the ovoviviparous form giving birth to larvae.

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Salamandra algira tingitana 'Beni Arouss'
(4 left)

£40.00

Moroccan fire salamander
UK-produced c/b 2015 juveniles 40mm+
A very streamlined salamander which often quick, lizard like movements which enables it to track down crickets and other small insects. These are the viviparous form giving birth to fully-formed young.

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Salamandra algira tingitana 'Tahgramet'
(2 left)

£40.00

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
(1 group of 2,1 left and 3 surplus males)

£100.00 /group or males £30.00 each

Tendi Valley fire salamander
Dartfrog-produced 2015 sub-adults 70mm+
Unusual, small golden-brown or yellow-brown morph from the Tendi Valley, Asturias Mountain in Northern Spain. Rarely offered. We have some surplus sub-adults from one of our greenhouses.

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Salamandra salamandra alfredschmidti
(3 left)
£50.00
Cantabrian fire salamander
Dartfrog-produced c/b 2014 sub-adults 60 - 85mm
Gorgeous small 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). We have some sexed sub-adult pairs and juveniles available surplus to requirement from one of our outdoor vivaria

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Salamandra salamandra bernadezi
(4 juveniles and 2 sub-adult sexed pairs available)
Juveniles:
£20.00
Sub-adults
£65.00 /pair

Portuguese fire salamander
c/b 2016 juveniles 45mm+
A stout subspecies the original adults of these specimens are from Luso near Coimbra in Portugal. The unique patterning and red/purple develops at the salamanders reach maturity. These are taking small crickets, worms, slugs and wax worm.

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Salamandra salamandra gallaica 'Luso'
(6 available)
£20.00
Italian fire salamander
Dartfrog-produced c/b 201
3 - 2014 sub-adults 120mm+
Gorgeous large species, the adults of these specimens are around 75 - 85% yellow or orange-yellow. Taking slugs, chopped earthworm and small waxworms. These are sexable sub-adults we have cleared from one of our large greenhouses due to a house move. We are selling them in trios of 2 males to one female.
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Salamandra salamandra gigliolii
(2 groups of 2,1 left)
£180.00 /trio

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
(6 left)

£25.00

Rough-skinned newt
c/b 2016 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
(4 left)
SOLD

Alpine crested newt
c/b 201
5 large juveniles 80mm+
These are specimens from a wild leucistic population occurring in northern Italy. Requires cool, relatively deep water. Very aquatic.

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Triturus carnifex 'white/flavistic'
(3 available)

£35.00
Danube crested newt
c/b 2015 large juveniles 70mm+
Another rarely-available Triton these are from adults that originated in Austria. These will be breeding size next year and are currently semi-aquatic/aquatic and taking small crickets, wax worm and earthworms.

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Triturus dobrogicus dobrogicus
(6 available)
£25.00
Macedonian crested newt
c/b 2015 large juveniles 70mm+
Rarely available species only recently split from Triturus carnifex. Grows into a large, stocky crested newt. Easy to keep. These are captive bred from Germany and the original adults are of Greek origin.

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Triturus macedonicus
(5 available)
£30.00
Marbled newt
c/b 2016 juveniles 40mm+
One of the most gorgeous European newts. These are genuine captive bred specimens from adults originating from France.
These will be breeding size in around 3 - 4 years time and are currently terrestrial and taking small crickets, wax worm and earthworms.

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Triturus marmoratus
(3 left)

£20.00

Marbled newt
Dartfrog-produced c/b 201
3 - 2014 adults 100mm+
One of the most gorgeous European newts, these are genuine captive bred specimens from adults originating from France.
They are sexable adults we have cleared from one of our large greenhouses due to a house move. We are selling them as sexed pairs. These are breeding size and are currently aquatic taking most aquatic livefoods and large earthworms.

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Triturus marmoratus
(2 pairs available)

£70.00 /pair

 

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