Available
Amphibians

(updated 29-10-2014)




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.
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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 2 - 3 weeks)

SOLD

Banded poison dart frog
UK and Dartfrog produced c/b 2014, 10 - 15mm juveniles
Easy species with a melodius call. Excellent for the beginner, relatively shy but bolder with age.

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Phyllobates vittatus
(8 left)

£25.00



Anurans (frogs & toads)


Poison Frogs

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

Brazil nut poison dart frog
UK-produced c/b 2014 sub-adults/adults 20 - 25mm
Stunning, small/medium sized species hailing from Brazil. Not for the beginner but once established relatively easy

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Adelphobates castaneoticus
(7 left)

£55.00

Splashback poison dart frog
UK-produced c/b 2014 juveniles 20 - 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.

Adelphobates galactonotus
'orange & black'
(8 left
)

£45.00 or £85.00 /2

Three-striped poison frog
c/b 2012 F1 Adults 40mm+
Large, bold species with classic green lateral stripes. Excellent subject for the community vivarium. Taking anything up to 2nd instar crickets. Attains around 50mm when adult. Requires a warm, humid tropical rainforest-style vivarium. We have a couple of F1 captive bred adults available.

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Ameerega trivittata
'
'Green Stripes'
(2 available)

£130.00 /2

Green & black poison dart frog
c/b 2013 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. Apparently these are the progeny of the first import into Europe.

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Dendrobates auratus 'Colombia'
(4 available)

£45.00

El Copé - Peña Blanca poison dart frog
UK-produced c/b 2014, juveniles 15mm
Gorgeous, easy to keep species and one of the bolder auratus morphs. The contrast in colours is stunning.

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Dendrobates auratus 'El Copé'
(2 left
)

£40.00

Bumblebee poison dart frog
Understory Enterprises Import c/b 2014 sub-adults 25mm+
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
(3 left
)

£75.00

Bumblebee poison dart frog
c/b 2014 sub-adults 30mm+
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 currently sold as unsexed.

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Dendrobates leucomelas 'Netted'
(2 left)

£120.00 /2

Dyeing poison dart frog
c/b 2014 grown-on juveniles 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. Superb specimens from a great UK breeder.

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Dendrobates tinctorius 'Atachi Bakka'
(5 available
)

£55.00

Blue poison dart frog
UK-produced c/b 2014 juveniles 15 - 20mm
Probably the most popular of the poison dart frogs, this stunning species grows to a good size (around 35 - 40mm) and is relatively easy to care for. We can offer unrelated specimens. These cannot be sexed

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Dendrobates tinctorius azureus
(1 left)

£60.00

Dyeing poison dart frog
UK-produced & Europe c/b 2014 large juveniles 25mm+
Beautiful multicolored morph that grows to around 50 - 60mm.
We can offer unrelated juveniles.

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Dendrobates tinctorius Cobalt
(4 left
)

£60.00 or £110.00 /2

Strawberry poison dart frog
c/f 2014 Adults 15mm+
A small morph from the island of Bastimentos (Panama) which has quite heavily granulated skin on the dorsum.


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Oophaga pumilio
'Salt Creek''
(1 pair left)

£230.00 /pair

Colombian poison dart frog
UK-produced c/b 2014, 25mm+ large 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 available
)
£60.00

Colombian poison dart frog
UK-produced c/b 2014, 25 - 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. These are breeding size and the females have already produced eggs.

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Phyllobates terriblis 'yellow'
(4 reserved)

£55.00

Benedict's poison dart frog
UK-produced c/b 2014 juveniles 12mm
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
(3 left)

£55.00

Red-headed poison dart frog
Understory Enterprises import c/b 2014 near-adult 17mm +
Relatively shy but much sought-after species that is quite easy to breed once established. Grows to around 20 - 22mm in adult females (males slightly smaller). Requires an arboreal style vivarium with lots of bromeliads.


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Ranitomeya fantastica
White Banded
(4 left)

£125.00

Tahuayo poison dart frog
Dartfrog-produced c/b 2013/14 14 - 16mm
Beautiful small species from the Tamshiyacu-Tahuayo communal reserve near Iquitos, Peru. Related to Ranitomeya vanzolinii this is a highly arboreal species spending most of its time in bromeliads. These are an unrelated sexed pair (small, recently-matured male and adult female).

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Ranitomeya flavovittata
(1 pair available)

£140.00 /pair

Imitator poison dart frog
c/b 2014 15 - 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. Formerly called Ranitomeya intermedius banded.

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Ranitomeya imitator
'Banded/Sauce''
(1 pair left
)

£110.00 /pair

Lowland Pasco poison dart frog
Dartfrog-produced c/b 2014 near adults 14 -15mm
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) sirensis 'Contanama giant'
(3 available)

£35.00 each or £100.00 /trio

Highland Pasco poison dart frog
Dartfrog-produced c/b 2014 10mm+
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.

Ranitomeya (lamasi) sirensis
(4 available
)

£60.00

Tahuayo poison dart frog
Dartfrog-produced and UK-produced c/b 2014 sub-adults 14mm+
Very similar to and often confused with Ranitomeya duellmani (which does not possess the yelllow coloration on the sides), this species occupies dense rainforest in Tahuayo reserve in Peru where it mainly inhabits Guzmania bromeliads. Belongs to the fantastica group but is somewhat more bold. Rarely available in the UK. We can offer unrelated frogs. These are currently unsexed.

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Ranitomeya uakarii
(4 available)

£65.00

 


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

European fire-bellied toad
c/b 2014 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
(9 left)
£14.99

Oriental fire-bellied toad (Korean green form)
Adults 35mm
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
(1 pair available)

£25.00 /pair

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
(2 sexed pairs left)

£30.00 /pair
Golden Mantella
c/b 2014 juveniles 10mm
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
(12 left)
£25.00
Golden Mantella
c/b 2013 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 some adults we have grown on from last years' production. Guaranteed pairs available.

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Mantella aurantiaca
(1 pair left)
£100.00 /pair
Blue-legged Mantella
c/b 2014 juveniles 10mm
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
(6 available)
£30.00
Blue-legged Mantella
c/b 2013 large juveniles 15 - 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
(2 available)
£80.00 /2
Climbing Mantella
Dartfrog-produced c/b 2012 large juvenile /sub-adult 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. Requires warm, humid surrounds. Supplied with care sheet.
Mantella laevigata
(8 available)

£35.00 or £30.00 each taking 3 or more

Parker's Mantella
Understory Enterprises import c/b 2013 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
(2 left)

£90.00 /2

 

 

     
Caudata (newts & salamanders) & Caecilians (Gymnophiona)
Species (Vernacular) & Description (size is snout - tail tip)
Scientific Name Price Guide

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
(12 left)

£5.00
Carpathian newt
UK-produced c/b 2014 juveniles 30mm+
Rarely available species to find in the hobby these are recently metamorphosed specimens taking springtails, pinhead crickets, small wingless fruit fly and aphids.
Keep cool.

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Lissotriton montandoni
(2 left)

£9.99
Northern banded newt
UK-produced c/b 2014 juveniles 30mm+
Increasingly difficult species to find in the hobby these are recently metamorphosed specimens taking springtails, pinhead crickets, small wingless fruit fly and aphids.
When in full breeding condition males are amongst the most stunning of all newt species. Keep cool.

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Ommatotriton ophryticus ophryticus
(8 left)
£12.50
Moroccan Ribbed newt
Dartfrog-produced c/b 2013 grown-on juveniles 70mm+
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
(2 left)
£15.00
Lake Urmia newt
Dartfrog-produced c/b 2014 juveniles 45mm+
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
(3 left)

£50.00

Cantabrian fire salamander
Dartfrog-produced c/b 2014 juveniles 45 - 60mm
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 are too small to sex.

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Salamandra salamandra bernadezi
(10 available)
£30.00 or £55.00 /2

Lined fire salamander
Dartfrog-produced c/b 2010/11 near-adults 12 - 15cm
The typical morph with yellow lines (and thus thinner black lines). These are excess stock from one of our outdoor walled enclosures and are offered as sexed pairs with the likelihood they will; breed next spring if properly cared for.

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Salamandra salamandra terrestris
(2 sexed pairs available)

£60.00 /pair

Tiannan crocodile newt
LTC adults 12 - 15cm
We are reluctantly selling our adults pairs of this species
named as recently as 2009. Hails from northern Thailand so prefers slightly warmer conditions. Similar care to the popular Tylototriton shanjing but is a larger, bulkier species.

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Tylototriton
yangi
(2 pairs left)

£120.00 /pair

 

Reptiles (click here)

 

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