Available
Amphibians

(updated 20-06-2015)




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. Price 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)

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 3 - 4 weeks)

SOLD

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 at the moment.

Ranitomeya (lamasi) sirensis
(3 reserved)

£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'
(6 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

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'
(2 left)

£85.00 /2

Green & Black poison dart frog
c/b 2014/15 large juveniles 15 - 20mm
Relatively shy species that grows into quite a large dartfrog (35 - 40mm). Not difficult to keep and relatively easy to breed once established.
These specimens quite possibly the boldest auratus specimens we have ever come across!.

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Dendrobates auratus 'Costa Rica'
(1 left
)

£35.00

Panamanian green & black poison dart frog
UK-produced c/b 2014, sub-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'
(8 left
)

£45.00 or £85.00 /2

Super blue poison dart frog
UK-produced c/b 2014, sub-adults 25mm+
Gorgeous, easy to keep species and one of the bolder auratus morphs. The contrast in colours is stunning. These are superb, bold specimens.

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Dendrobates auratus 'Super Blue'
(1 available
)

£45.00

Bumblebee poison dart frog
Dartfrog & UK-produced c/b 2014 large 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
(3 left)

SOLD

Bumblebee poison dart frog
c/b 2014 small juveniles 15 - 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 currently sold as unsexed.

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Dendrobates leucomelas 'Netted'
(4 available)

£55.00

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
(6 available)

£65.00

Dyeing poison dart frog
c/b 2014 large juveniles 25 - 30mm
Impressive large morph with prodigious appetite (for smaller insects). Grows to around 35 - 40mm.

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Dendrobates tinctorius 'Brazil'
(1 left)

£50.00

Dyeing poison dart frog
c/b 2014, 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'
(3 available)

SOLD

Dyeing poison dart frog
Dartfrog-produced c/b 2014 juveniles 15 - 20mm
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'
(
3 left)

SOLD

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

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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
(4 available)

£60.00

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'
(4 left)

£135.00 or £250.00 /2

Colombian poison dart frog
c/b 2014, 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'
(3 available
)

SOLD

Colombian poison dart frog
c/b 2014, near-adults 35 - 40mm
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'
(3 available
)

SOLD

Colombian poison dart frog
c/b 2014 sub-adults 30 - 35mm+
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 almost fully coloured and around 10 months old.

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Phyllobates terriblis 'orange'
(3 available
)

£75.00

Colombian poison dart frog
c/b 2014 , 20mm+ 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 almost fully coloured and around 4 months old.

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Phyllobates terriblis 'yellow'
(2 left
)

£60.00

Colombian poison dart frog
c/b 2014 sub-adults 30mm+
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 almost fully coloured and around 8 months old.

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Phyllobates terriblis 'yellow'
(4 available
)

£75.00

Amazonian red poison dart frog
c/b 2014 sub-adults 14 - 15mm
Beautiful, small ventrimaculata-type species which has orange/red and black bands and reticulated black and blue hind limbs. Care is identical to R. ventrimaculata so they are a good beginner thumbnail species and relatively easy to breed. These are sold as unsexed.

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Ranitomeya amazonica Iquitos
(3 left
)

£45.00

Imitator poison dart frog
c/b 2015 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 juveniles available
)

£120.00 /2

Imitator poison dart frog
Understory Enterprises import c/b 2014 large juveniles/sub-adults 13mm+
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 available
)

£130.00 /2

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 2014 near-adults 15mm+
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)

SOLD

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 available)

£35.00

 


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

European yellow bellied toad
UK-produced c/b 2015 juveniles12mm+
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 green tree frog
UK-produced c/b 2014 adults 30mm
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 last year.

Hyla arborea arborea
(2 males left)

£30.00

European green tree frog
Dartfrog-produced c/b 2015 juveniles 10mm+
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 - 5 weeks out of the water.

Hyla arborea arborea
(10 left)

£15.00 or £12.50 each taking 4 or more

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
(1 male, 2 females reserved)

SOLD
Golden Mantella
Dartfrog-produced c/b 2014 near-adults 20mm
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
(2 left)
SOLD
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
(3 left)
£35.00
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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
(3 left)

£85.00 or £75.00 taking 3 or more

Eastern Spadefoot toad
UK-produced c/b 10/11 adults 6 - 8cm
A plump, very rounded fossorial species with a huge appetite. Easy to keep and can be coerced into breeding by simulating flash floods.

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Pelobates fuscus
(2 left)

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
(26 left)

£10.00

European green toad
UK-produced c/b 2011 a
dults 6 - 8cm
Gorgeous, sought-after species, these hail from eastern Europe and are near adults. Feeding on large crickets, mealworm, wax worm, wax moths and small locust hoppers.

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Pseudepidalea viridis
(
1 pair reserved)

SOLD

 

 

     
Caudata (newts & salamanders) & Caecilians (Gymnophiona)
Species (Vernacular) & Description (size is snout - tail tip)
Scientific Name Price Guide
Japanese fire-bellied newt
Dartfrog-produced c/b 2014 juveniles 35 - 45mm
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'
(5 left)

£10.00

Japanese fire-bellied newt
Dartfrog-produced c/b 2014 juveniles 35 - 45mm
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'
(5 left)

£10.00

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
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

Slimy salamander
LTC adults 75 - 90mm
As with many North American caudata these are getting increasingly difficult to obtain. This looks like 2 males and 1 female. One of the males has a regenerated tail around half way along the usual tail length. Otherwise all healthy and feeding well.

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Plethodon glutinosus
(3 available)

£100.00 /3
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
(6 available)
£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
Anatolian mountain newt
c/b 2014 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
(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'
(6 left)
£40.00 each or £70.00 /2
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

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
(3 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
(2 x 2,1 group left)

£105.00 /3

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
(1 pair available)

£125.00 /pair

 

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