Available
Amphibians

(updated 20-04-19)




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).
Please contact info@dartfrog.co.uk or phone +44 (0)1299 832463 for further details.
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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'
(3
reserved)

SOLD



Anurans (frogs & toads)


Poison Frogs

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

Green & Black poison dart frog
c/b 2018,sub-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)

£75.00

Bumblebee poison dart frog
c/b 2018 large juveniles 20mm
The much rarer greenish form (with blue 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, not too warm (around 74 F during the day). Otherwise care is similar to the nominat form. These are unsexed but very healthy large juveniles.

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Dendrobates leucomelas
'Cerro Autana'
(2
reserved)

SOLD

Bumblebee poison dart frog
Understory Enterprises Import c/b 2018 sub-adults/adults 30mm+
Great starter species. Easy to keep and breed under suitable conditions. Bold, greedy and males have a loud call. This form is the banded Guyana morph which has solid (unbroken) bands of black and yellow/orange.

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Dendrobates leucomelas French Guyana
(4 available
)

£65.00

Bumblebee poison dart frog
UK-produced c/b 2018, juveniles around 25mm
Great starter species. Easy to keep and breed under suitable conditions. Bold, greedy and males have a loud call. We can offer unrelated frogs. These are too small sex (around 10 - 12 weeks out of the water)
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Dendrobates leucomelas
(8 left)

£40.00

Dyeing poison dart frog
c/b 2018, large juveniles 25mm+
Super, distinct morph possessing eith powder blue or pale grey legs. These are very healthy specimens taking fruit flies, small crickets and aphids.

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Dendrobates tinctorius 'Grey Legs'
(
4 available)

SOLD

Lowland phantasml poison frog
UK-produced c/b 2018, juveniles 10 - 12mm
Very popular and ideal starter species. Very prolific once breeding starts and has a voracious appetite. These are already taking Drosophila melanogaster and pinhead crickets and will soon progress to larger foods

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Epipedobates anthonyi
(14 left)
£17.50 or £60.00 /4

Strawberry poison dart frog
c/b 2018 grown-on juveniles 12mm+
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.

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Oophaga pumilio
' Colon'
(2 reserved)

SOLD

Strawberry poison dart frog
c/b 2017 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
)

SOLD

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'
(1 sexed pair reserved)

SOLD

Colombian poison dart frog
c/b 2018, 30mm large juvenile / sub-adults
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
)

£75.00

Colombian poison dart frog
UK-produced c/b 2018, grown-on juveniles 20mm+
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'
(3 reserved)

£65.00 or £180.00 /3

Banded poison dart frog
UK-produced c/b 2018 20mm large juveniles
Easy species with a melodius call. Excellent for the beginner, relatively shy but bolder with age.

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Phyllobates vittatus
(2 left)

£40.00

Arena Blanca poison dart frog
UK-produced c/b 2018 juveniles 10mm
Stunning morph of a small species found near 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 reserved)

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
(4 left)

SOLD

Imitator poison dart frog
Dartfrog-produced c/b 2018 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'
(2 available)

SOLD

Highland Pasco poison dart frog
Dartfrog-produced c/b 2018 near-adults 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. These 3 frogs are from 2 different bloodlines.

Ranitomeya (lamasi) sirensis
(
3 available)

SOLD

Amazonian poison dart frog
UK-produced & Dartfrog-produced c/b 2018 grown-on juveniles 12mm+
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 reserved)

SOLD

 


     
Other Frogs & Toads & Caecilians
Species (Vernacular) & Description
Scientific Name Price Guide (Each)
Lemur leaf frog
c/b 2018 near-adults 35mm +
Gorgeous tropical lowland species from Central America (Costa Rica down to Colombia). Also called Hylomantis lemur. Critically endangered in the wild but fortunately bred occasionally in captivity.
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Agalychnis lemur
(3 available)

SOLD

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
(available to order)

£75.00 /pair

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 sexed pair available)

SOLD

Oriental fire-bellied toad (Korean green form)
Dartfrog-produced c/b 2018 juveniles 15mmes 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 crickets, Drosophila hydei, chopped worm and waxworm.

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Bombina orientalis
(4 available)
£12.50

European green tree frog
UK-produced c/b 2017 sub-adults/adults 25 - 35mm+
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.
These are adults from frogs produced in early/mid 2018. Males are calling vociferously and these should breed this year. These can be sexed.

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Hyla arborea arborea
(8 left)

£25.00 or £70.00 for 2 males, 1 female
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
(3 reserved)

SOLD

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
(2 left)

SOLD
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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
(3 left)

£85.00

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
(3 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
(4 left)
£30.00
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
(1 pair left)
£150.00 /pair
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
Green Mantella
UK-produced c/b 2017 near-adults 30mm
Attractive species which grows slightly larger than the golden mantella and is also somewhat more shy. Otherwise easy to maintain with a prodigious appetite. Requires slightly warmer temperatures than the Mantella aurantiaca.

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Mantella viridis
(2 available)
£80.00 /2

African bullfrog
c/b 2018 large juvenile 45mm
Huge species with males capable of attaining 25cm. These are large juveniles around 4 months old. Avidly feeding on anything that will fit into their mouths.

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Pyxicephalus adspersus
(
2 available)

£75.00

Eastern spadefoot toad
UK-produced c/b 2018 grown-on juveniles 30mm+
Widespread fossorial species from Eastern USA (New York to Florida). Voracious feeders, these will reach maturity relartively quickly. Provide a woodland-style vivarium with loose, loamy sil into which they burrow.

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Scaphiosus holbrookii
(available to order)

£20.00

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
(3 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 2018 grown-on juveniles 70mm+
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 or £145.00 /3

California climbing salamander
Dartfrog-produced c/b 2018 juveniles 4cm
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.

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Aneides lugubris
(8 left)

£75.00

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
(8 reserved)

£85.00

Southern Italian Alpine newt
UK-produced c/b 2017 near-adults 70mm+
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
(3 pairs available)

£40.00 /pair
Lake Urmia newt
UK-produced c/b 2018 large 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 (NE Iraq) 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
(available to order)

£65.00

Anatolian mountain newt
UK-produced c/b 2018 large juveniles 65mm
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
(available to order)
£75.00

Algerian fire salamander
UK-produced c/b 2018 juveniles 40 - 45mm+
Stunning species from Chefchaeoun, Rif Mountains, Morocco described as a new subspecies in the last 10 years. The head, upper body and tail in particular can be heavily infused with red in the adults, The adults pictured left are the parents of these juveniles.

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Salamandra algira splendens
(5 available)

£65.00

Lined fire salamander
LTC adults 120mm+
The typical morph with yellow lines (and thus thinner black lines). We have a surplus trio (2 males, 1 female). Taking slugs, worms, wax worm and crickets.

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Salamandra salamandra terrestris
(2 males, 1 female
reserved)
£90.00 /trio

 

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