Available
Amphibians

(updated 01-09-2015)




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).
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Current Availability

 

Special Offers (no further discounts)

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

Maranon poison dart frog
Dartfrog produced c/b 2014, juveniles 10 - 12mm+

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. Very much in demand.

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Excidobates mysteriosus
(more available in 7 - 8 weeks)

SOLD

Highland Pasco poison dart frog
UK-produced c/b 2015 & Dartfrog-produced c/b 2015 sub-adults 15mm+
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. These cannot be sexed at the moment.

Ranitomeya (lamasi) sirensis
(
4 available)

£55.00



Anurans (frogs & toads)


Poison Frogs

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

Brazil nut poison dart frog
UK-produced c/b 2014 large juveniles 15mm+
One of our favourites, this stunning, small/medium sized species hails from Brazil. Not for the beginner but once established relatively easy.

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Adelphobates castaneoticus
(6 available)

£60.00

Splashback poison dart frog
UK-produced c/b 2014 sub-adults 25 - 30mm
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 left
)

£45.00 or £85.00 /2

Splashback poison dart frog
UK-produced c/b 2014 juveniles 25mm+
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. As above but a less common morph.

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Adelphobates galactonotus
'yellow & black'
(2 available
)

£90.00 /2

Blue & black poison dart frog
c/b 2015, sub-adults 30mm
Gorgeous, easy to keep species and one of the bolder auratus morphs. This morphs occurs in Panama and is a gorgeous species, can be quite shy but becomes bolder in time. Easy to keep.

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Dendrobates auratus 'Blue & Black'
(4 available
)

£50.00

Bumblebee poison dart frog
UK-prodiuced c/b 2014 near-adult 25 - 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 Guyana banded
(1,2 available)

£180.00 /trio

Bumblebee poison dart frog
UK-produced c/b 2015 juveniles 12 - 20mm
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 Guyana banded
(10 available)

£45.00

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Bumblebee poison dart frog
c/b 2015 sub-adults juveniles 25mm
Great starter species. Easy to keep and breed under suitable conditions. Bold, greedy and males have a loud call. This newly discovered form is the spotted Guyana morph which has solid (unbroken) bands of black and yellow/orange but with black blotches populating the yellow bands.

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Dendrobates leucomelas Guyana spotted
(3 available)

£150.00 /trio

Bumblebee poison dart frog
Dartfrog & UK-produced c/b 2015 grown-on juveniles 20 - 25mm
Great starter species. Easy to keep and breed under suitable conditions. Bold, greedy and males have a loud call. Unrelated bloodlines available. These cannot be sexed.

Dendrobates leucomelas
(12 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
UK-produced c/b 2014, juveniles 20 - 25mm+
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.

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Dendrobates tinctorius azureus
(2 left)

SOLD

Blue poison dart frog
UK-produced c/b 2015, juveniles 15 -18mm+
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.

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Dendrobates tinctorius azureus
(8 reserved)

£50.00

Dyeing poison dart frog
c/b 2015 juveniles 20mm
Impressive large morph with prodigious appetite (for smaller insects). Grows to around 35 - 40mm.

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Dendrobates tinctorius 'Brazil'
(3 left)

£50.00

Dyeing poison dart frog
c/b 2015, 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'
(6 reserved)

£55.00

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Dyeing poison dart frog
c/b 2015, near-adults 30mm +
A dwarf form from the tinctorius groups with unusual coloration - a blue-black body with orange or gold strips across the eyes that look like colored eyebrows.

Dendrobates tinctorius Lorenzo
(6 available)

£55.00

Dyeing poison dart frog
c/b 2015, juveniles 20mm +
Impressive large morph with prodigious appetite (for smaller insects). Grows to around 40mm. Superb specimens - very active and plump and feeding well. These cannot be sexed.

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Dendrobates tinctorius 'Sipaliwini Blue'
(5 available)

£60.00

Dyeing poison dart frog
c/b 2015, juveniles 20mm +
As above. Impressive large morph with prodigious appetite (for smaller insects). Grows to around 40mm. Superb specimens - very active and plump and feeding well. These cannot be sexed.

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Dendrobates tinctorius 'Sipaliwini Green
(2 left)

£60.00

Lowland phantasml poison frog
Dartfrog-produced 201
5, adults 30mm
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
(4 available)
£35.00

Strawberry poison dart frog
Dartfrog-produced 2014 sub-adult/adult pair 18mm+
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. These are grown-on unsexed juveniles not far off maturity. They are possibly unrelated as we have 3 adults pairs producing froglets in a large vivarium. This is an unrelated pair produced from our two breeding groups.

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Oophaga pumilio
'Bastimentos Cemetary Morph'
(1 pair available
)

£200.00 /pair

Strawberry poison dart frog
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. We will do our best to sex them but cannot, at this stage, guarantee this.

Oophaga pumilio
'Blue Jeans'
(4 available)

£250.00 /2

Colombian poison dart frog
Understory Enterprises Import, 30mm large juveniles
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 'black foot yellow'
(2 reserved)

£190.00 /2

Amazonian poison dart frog
Understory Enterrprises import c/b 2015, near adult/adult 15 - 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 type with deep orange stripes. Quite a bold morph.

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Ranitomeya amazonica
'Iquitos'
(6 available)

£55.00

Benedict's poison dart frog
UK-produced c/b 2015 grown-on juveniles 13 - 14mm
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
(6 available)

£60.00 or £170.00 /3

Lowland Pasco poison dart frog red/orange
Dartfrog-produced c/b 2014, large juveniles 12mm+
Although very similar to the 'Panguana' morph these frogs have a totally different dispositions in that they are pretty bold and slightly larger. The stripes are orange to deep orange. Easy to keep and very attractive. These juveniles are from 2 unrelated parent groups.

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Ranitomeya (lamasi) sirensis ''Lowland red/orange'
(4 available)

£40.00

Vanzolini's poison dart frog
c/b 2015 juveniles 12mm+
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.

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Ranitomeya vanzolinii
(4 available soon)

£70.00

Amazonian poison dart frog
c/b 2014 adults 15mm+
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 ventrimaculata
'Borja Ridge'
(3 reserved)

£35.00

 


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

Midwife toad
Dartfrog-produced c/b 2015 juveniles 1
5mm+
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
(9 available)

£30.00

European fire-bellied toad
Dartfrog-produced c/b 2015 juveniles 12 - 18mm
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
(20 available)

£18.50

Oriental fire-bellied toad (Korean green form)
UK-produced c/b 2015 juveniles 12mm+
An attractive, easy-to-keep species requiring a semi-aquatic setup with lots of pond weed and a small basking area. These are around 2 - 3 weeks out of the water and taking fruit flies, small crickets and similar small foods. Feed with Repashy Superpig to get the lovely green dorsum and orange belly.

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Bombina orientalis
(12 left)

£6.50

European yellow bellied toad
Dartfrog-produced c/b 2015 juveniles 12mm
+
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.

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Bombina variegata variegata
(10 left)

£9.99 or £8.00 each taking 4 or more

European yellow bellied toad
Dartfrog-produced c/b 2013?
adults 30 - 35mm
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 left)

£20.00

Asiatic Toad
UK-produced c/b 201
5 large juveniles 35mm+
This is a very rare and very beautiful toad and females are brick red. 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 F1 specimens and require typical Bufo conditions in captivity.

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Bufo gargarizans miyakonis
(4 left)

£25.00

Brazilian horned frog
c/b 2015 juveniles 25mm and large juveniles 45mm+
These are the holy grail of the horned frog world and we have managed to get 4 from a Japanese import into Europe. Growing very quickly with a huge appetite and bad attitude to match.


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Ceratophrys aurita
(2 juveniles & 2 large juveniles available)

Juveniles:
£200.00

Large juveniles:
£250.00

Surinam horned frog
Adults trio (2 males, 1 female)
Sought-after species with prodigious appetites. Requires a humid, tropical environment with an open neutral compost and lots of leaves in which it will sit and wait for its prey to encroach into range where it will launch itself snaring the prey with its huge mouth. These are the standard brown form.

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Ceratophrys cornuta
(2,1 available)

£200.00 /3

Clown tree frog
Adults 30 - 40mm
Stunning species that occurs in humid, sub-tropical forests of Bolivia, Brazil, Colombia, Ecuador, French Guiana, Guyana, Peru and Surinam. Eggs are laid on the leaves of trees, plants, grasses and rushes above pools into which the hatching tadpoles drop.

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Dendropsophus leucophyllatus
(2 sexed pairs available)

£100.00 /pair

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European stripeless tree frog
UK-produced c/b 2015 juveniles 10mm+
A semi-hardy tree frog from southern France, Italy, Iberia and north-west Africa that makes a great vivarium or greenhouse subject.
Males possess a loud raucous call. Feeding on fruit flies and small crickets.
These are captive bred from this year around 4 - 6 weeks out of the water.

Hyla meridionalis
(20 available)

£15.00 or £12.50 each taking 4 or more

European green tree frog
UK-produced c/b 2015 large juveniles 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.
These are captive bred from this year around 2 - 4 weeks out of the water.

Hyla arborea arborea
(7 left)

£25.00

American green tree frog
Adults 40mm
Easy species for the vivarium or greenhouse set up. Prefers a tall vivarium with a few leafy foliage plants.

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Hyla cinerea
(4 available)

£15.00

Golden Mantella
UK-produced c/b 2014 near-adults 25mm
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. These are around 3 - 4 weeks out of the water and are a golden brown colour.

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Mantella aurantiaca
(5 left)

£40.00

Blue-legged Mantella
c/b 2012 sub-adults 25mm +
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
(2 left)

£40.00

Climbing Mantella
Dartfrog-produced c/b 2015 juveniles 12 - 15mm+
A semi-arboreal species with totally different behaviour to other members of the genus. These breed in water-filled tree holes (such as bamboo) and as with species of the genus Ranitomeya often provide unfertile food eggs for the tadpoles. Needs an arboreal vivarium with relatively sparse vegetation and lots of leaves. Require warm, humid surrounds. Care sheet provided.
Mantella laevigata
(4 reserved)

£40.00 or £35.00 each taking 2 or more

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Harlequin Mantella
Understory Enterprises import c/b 2014 grown-on juveniles 20mm
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 to mid 60's at night.

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Mantella madagascariensis
(2 left)

£85.00

Green Mantella
Understory Enterprises import c/b 2015 grown-on juveniles 20mm
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
(4 available)

£45.00

Bumblebee toad
UK-produced c/b 2014/15 sub-adults 15 - 18mm
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
(more available soon)

SOLD

Parsley Frog
UK-produced c/b 2015 juveniles 15mm+
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
(10 left)

£10.00

European green toad
Adults 7 - 10cm
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.

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Pseudepidalea viridis
(
2 pairs reserved)

£60.00 /pair

 

 

     
Caudata (newts & salamanders) & Caecilians (Gymnophiona)
Species (Vernacular) & Description (size is snout - tail tip)
Scientific Name Price Guide
Japanese fire-bellied newt
Adults 100 - 120mm
Although previously imported in huge numbers prior to the 1990's these highly aquatic, cool water newts are rarely available these days. We have some superb specimens in tip top condition feeding on almost anything that is small enough to swallow.
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Cynops pyrrhogaster 'Sasayame'
(10 available)

£15.00

Chinese fire-bellied newt
UK-produced c/b 2013 juveniles 40mm+
We are very please to offer 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
(8 left)

£5.00

Dunn's hynobiid salamanders
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
(8 available)

£30.00
Alpine newt
UK-produced c/b 2013 adults 75 - 85mm
Beautiful, hardy species we have a good number of healthy near adult/.adults in the water which are taking small worms, bloodworm (live & frozen) and tubifex.

Ichthyosaura alpestris alpestris
(3 sexed pairs left)

£30.00 /pair

Italian Alpine newt
Dartfrog-produced c/b 2015 juveniles 50mm+
Beautiful, hardy species we have a good number of healthy near adult/.adults in the water which are taking small worms, bloodworm (live & frozen) and tubifex.

Ichthyosaura alpestris apuana
(10 available)

£8.00

Moroccan Ribbed newt
Dartfrog-produced c/b 2015 juveniles 50mm+
These specimens are captive bred from North African adults. An almost entirely aquatic species this is one of the largest European caudata attaining 25cm. Easy to keep and breeding in an aquatic set up but provide a few rock for them to emerge on land if required. Voracious appetites.

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Pleurodeles waltl
(4 left)
£10.00
Lake Urmia newt
Dartfrog-produced c/b 2014 juveniles 45mm+
Stunning species distributed from south-east Turkey (Hakkari), to north east Iraq and western Iran. These specimens are F1 from adults hailing from Aqra (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
(4 left)

£50.00 or £90.00 /2

Lake Urmia newt
Dartfrog-produced c/b 2013 large juveniles 80mm+
Stunning species distributed from south-east Turkey (Hakkari), to north east Iraq and western Iran. These specimens are F1 from adults hailing from Aqra (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
(4 available

£65.00

Luristan newt
UK c/b 2014 large juveniles 60mm+
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. Article 10 paperwork is provided.

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Neurergus kaiseri
(4 left)
£55.00
Moroccan fire salamander
UK-produced c/b 2014 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 ovoviviparous form giving birth to larvae.

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Salamandra algira tingitana 'Beni Arouss'
(3 left)
£40.00 each or £110.00 /3
Moroccan fire salamander
UK-produced c/b 2014 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 'Taghramet '
(7 left)
£40.00 each or £70.00 /2
Tendi Valley fire salamander
Dartfrog-produced 2015 juveniles 40mm+
Unusual, small golden-brown morph from the Tendi Valley, Asturias Mountain in Northern Spain. Rarely offered.

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Salamandra salamandra alfredschmidti
(8 available)
£35.00

Portuguese fire salamander
c/b 2015 juveniles 50mm+
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

Lined fire salamander
Dartfrog-produced c/b 2014 juveniles 55mm+
The typical morph with yellow lines (and thus thinner black lines). These are captive bred from late last year and overwintered in a larvael state. They recently metamorphosed.

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Salamandra salamandra terrestris
(6 available)

£20.00

Marbled newt
Dartfrog-produced c/b 2011/12 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 x 2,1 group left)

£105.00 /3
Mandarin salamander
c/b 2015 juveniles 50mm+ & adults 110 - 150mm
Superb species with stunning coloration, prodigious appetite and long-lived.
These specimens are taking lesser waxworm, chopped lobworms and white or grey slugs. We have some captive bred specimens from Germany/Holland and some wild-caught long term captives (in captivity for around 3 years)..
Tylototriton shanjing
(2 juveniles and 7 adults available
juveniles:
£70.00 /2
Adults
£50.00

 

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