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Amphibians

(updated 09-02-16)




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

Amazon milking frog
UK-produced c/b 2015 grown-on juveniles 20 - 25mm+
Beautiful large Souther American arboreal species. Feeding on 3rd instar crickets, curly-winged flies and waxmoths.

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Trachycephalus resinifictrix
(8 available)

£20.00

Dyeing poison dart frog
UK-produced 2015 large juveniles 20 - 25mm+
Beautiful multicolored morph that grows to around 50mm+.
We can offer unrelated juveniles which are currently unsexed.

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Dendrobates tinctorius Cobalt
(6 left
)

£45.00

Maranon poison dart frog
Dartfrog-produced c/b 2015, juveniles 10mm
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, probably F2 specimens.

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Excidobates mysteriosus
(6 available)

£50.00



Anurans (frogs & toads)


Poison Frogs

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

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
)

£85.00 /2
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Three-striped poison frog
c/b 2015 F1 large near-adults 35mm
Large (in dart frog terms!) species with lime green and black stripes. Excellent subject for the community vivarium. Taking anything up to 3rd instar crickets.

Ameergea trivittata
'Green'
(4 available
)

£65.00

Bumblebee poison dart frog
Understory Enterprises Import c/b 2015 sub-adults 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
(2 left
)

SOLD

Bumblebee poison dart frog
Dartfrog-produced c/b 2015 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. These are unrelated and currently sold as unsexed.

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Dendrobates leucomelas 'Netted'
(2 available)

£115.00 /2

Bumblebee poison dart frog
Dartfrog & UK-produced c/b 2015 adults 30mm+
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
(6 available)

£50.00

Dyeing poison dart frog
UK-produced c/b 2014 near-adults 40mm
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
)

£140.00 /pair

Blue poison dart frog
UK-produced c/b 2015 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.

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Dendrobates tinctorius azureus
(4 left)

£60.00

Dyeing poison dart frog
c/b 2015, 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'
(4 available)

£60.00

Dyeing poison dart frog
c/b 2014, Adults 40mm +
A large form from the tinctorius group with coloration similar to Cobalt. The yellow often has a greenish tinge and this is quite apparent in the 3 specimens we have available.


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Dendrobates tinctorius 'Green Lawa'
(2,1 available)

£200.00 /3

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


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Dendrobates tinctorius 'Lorenzo'
(2 left)

£110.00 /pair

Dyeing poison dart frog
UK-produced c/b 2014/15, large juveniles/sub-adults 25 - 30mm
Another attractive morph and extremely popular. Adults are very plump and active. These are lovely plump large juveniles/sub-adults and some may be sexable.

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Dendrobates tinctorius 'Patricia'
(2 left)

£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'
(1 left)

£60.00

Strawberry poison dart frog
Dartfrog-produced 2015 sub-adult/adults 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. More available later this year.

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Oophaga pumilio
'Bastimentos Cemetary Morph'
(2 available
)

£250.00 /2

Strawberry poison dart frog
UK-produced & Dartfrog-produced 201
5 sub-adult/adults 18mm+
Fantastic bold and noisy species with numerous colour and geographic morphs. This morphs occurs on the large island of Bastimentos and is one of the larger morphs that is best kept in pairs or small groups in a medium sized arboreal vivarium.

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Oophaga pumilio
'Red Frog Beach
(6 available)

£125.00

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'
(2 left - possible sexed pair)

£250.00 /2

Colombian poison dart frog
c/b 2015, 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'
(2 left
)

SOLD

Colombian poison dart frog
c/b 2015 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'
(4 left)

£70.00

Banded poison dart frog
c/b 2015 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
(5 available)

£40.00
*

Amazonian poison dart frog
c/b 2015, 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 type with deep orange stripes. Quite a bold morph.

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Ranitomeya amazonica
'Iquitos'
(2 reserved (possible pair))

£110.00 /pair

Imitator poison dart frog
Understory Imports c/b 2015 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
'Tarapoto'
(2 left - possible pair
)

£170.00 /pair

Imitator poison dart frog
Dartfrog & UK-produced c/b 2015 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'
(6 left
)

£60.00

Lowland Pasco poison dart frog
Dartfrog-produced c/b 2015 juveniles 10 - 12mm
Discovered in 2006 this unusually large lamasi morph can attain nealy 24mm. It has a typical yellow lowland lamasi pattern but reveals yellow or white flash marks on the back of the thigh and upper arms. Quite bold for lamasi. We have found this species relatively easy to breed.

Ranitomeya lamasi 'Contanama giant'
(2 available)

£80.00 /2

Summers' poison dart frog
Dartfrog & UK-produced c/b 2015 sub-adult 14 - 16mm
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
(4 available)

£120.00

Amazonian poison dart frog
UK-produced c/b 2015
adults 16mm+
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 available)

£125.00 /trio

Amazonian poison dart frog
Dartfrog-produced c/b 2015 juveniles 10mm
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'
(4 available soon)

£35.00

 


     
Other Frogs & Toads & Caecilians
Species (Vernacular) & Description
Scientific Name Price Guide (Each)
Western green toad
Adults 35mm
Beautiful, small toad from the arid Sonoran region of the USA. Prefer a dry, scrubby vivarium with a shallow water area and actively basks under heat lamps (mild heat). Rarely available these days.
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Anaxyrus debilis
(Offered as males only or groups of 3 males and 1 female)

Males: £20.00,

3,1 groups
£85.00

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
(4 left)

SOLD

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
(12 left)

£9.99 or £8.00 each taking 4 or more

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 large juveniles 30 - 50mm
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. As these are all the same approximate age we believe the smaller specimens to be femalea and the larger male.


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Ceratophrys aurita
(1 (possible) sexed pair reserved)

SOLD

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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 and left the water mid-summer.

Hyla meridionalis
(4 left)

£15.00 or £12.50 each taking 4 or more

European green tree frog
UK-produced c/b 2015 juveniles 12 - 15mm
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
(8 left)

SOLD

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
(3 left)

£15.00

Grey tree frog
Adults 35mm
Easy USA-native species for the vivarium or greenhouse set up. Prefers a tall vivarium with a few leafy foliage plants.

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Hyla versicolor
(2 left)

£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
(6 reserved)

£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 15 - 20mm+
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
(10 available)

£35.00 or £30.00 each taking 4 or more

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Harlequin Mantella
Understory Enterprises import c/b 2014 adults 25mm
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
(6 available)

£85.00 or £240.00 /3

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
(4 left)

£45.00

 

 

     
Caudata (newts & salamanders) & Caecilians (Gymnophiona)
Species (Vernacular) & Description (size is snout - tail tip)
Scientific Name Price Guide
Marbled salamander
c/b 2013 adults 90mm+
This species has becoming increasingly difficult to obtain but we have managed to get another small import of genuine captive bred specimens. Predominantly subterranean they require cool, woodland style vivarium with plenty of hiding places

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Ambystoma opacum
(1 pair left)

SOLD

Anderson's ribbed salamander
c/b 2015 juveniles 35mm
We are very pleased to offer genuine captive bred specimens this extremely rare salamander from rge 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
(3 available)

£125.00 or £350.00 /3

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
(5 left)

£30.00
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
(2 left)

SOLD

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

Anatolian mountain newt
c/b 2014 large juveniles 65 - 70mm
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
(4 left)

£50.00

Northern red salamander
Dartfrog-produced c/b 2014 / c/b 2014 Germany juveniles 65mm+
We are very proud to offer captive bred red salamanders again in the UK. Our group of adults laid eggs at the beginning of 2014 and these offspring have taken nearly 16 months to develop. It demands a cool sub-aquatic terrarium with fresh running water and lots of rocks and slates. A small land area is recommended although we have found both juveniles & adults to be very aquatic.

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Pseudotriton ruber ruber
(2 left)
SOLD
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)
SOLD

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
(2 groups of 1,2 left and 4 surplus males)

£100.00 /group or males £30.00 each

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'
(2 left)
£20.00
Cantabrian fire salamander
Dartfrog-produced c/b 2014 sub-adults 60 - 85mm
Gorgeous large 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). These can be sexed.

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Salamandra salamandra bernadezi
(8 available)
£25.00

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
(10 left)

£25.00

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Alpine crested newt
c/b 201
5 large juveniles 65mm+
These are specimens from a wild leucistic population occurring in northern Italy. Requires cool, relatively deep water. Very aquatic.

Triturus carnifex 'white'
(4 left)

SOLD

Macedonian crested newt
c/b 2015 large juveniles 60mm+
Rarely available species only recently split from Triturus carnifex. Grows in 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)
£35.00

Red-tailed knobbly newt
c/b 2015 juveniles 35mm+
A montane species from the mountains of Guizhou and Yunnan provinces in China. Mainly terrestrial as juveniles it ecome more aquatic as it approaches adulthood. These are gorgeous captive bred animals feeding on small crickets and bloodworm. Picture left is of an adult.

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Tylototriton
kweichowensis
(2 left)

£45.00

 

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