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Amphibians

(updated 17-04-18)




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

Maranon poison dart frog
UK-produced c/b 2016/17 near-adult/adults 25mm+
Stunning species from isolated spots in Peru. Relatively easy to keep in captivity as is tolerant of a fairly wide temperature range. These mature specimens are genuine captive bred and are from mixed bloodlines.

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Excidobates mysteriosus
(2 left
)

SOLD



Anurans (frogs & toads)


Poison Frogs

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

Splashback poison dart frog
UK-produced c/b 2017 grown-on 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.

Adelphobates galactonotus
'blue'
(3 available)

£85.00 or £240.00 /3

Green & Black poison dart frog
c/b 2016, near-adults 30mm+
Relatively shy species that grows into quite a large dartfrog. Not difficult to keep and relatively easy to breed once established. One of the larger auratus morphs.

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Dendrobates auratus 'Bronze Giant'
(2 left)

SOLD

Green & black poison dart frog
UK-produced c/b 2017 large juveniles/sub-adults 20 - 25mm
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. These offspring are the progeny of frogs originally bred by Understory Enterprises.

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Dendrobates auratus 'Capurgana'
(4 available)

£60.00

Green & Black poison dart frog
c/b 2017,near-adult 25 - 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. These are an unrelated pair.

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Dendrobates auratus 'Pena Blanca'
(1 pair reserved)

SOLD

Bumblebee poison dart frog
c/b 2017 large juveniles 20mm+
The much rarer greenish form (with blue/green 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, generally not too warm (around 74 F during the day) but then increase to around 85 - 88 F for several weeks to encourage breeding. Otherwise care is similar to the nominat form. These are unsexed but healthy juveniles and we can offer unrelated specimens.

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Dendrobates leucomelas
'Cerro Autana'
(4 available
)

£75.00

Bumblebee poison dart frog
c/b 2017 near-adult 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. These were acquired as a sexed pair.

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Dendrobates leucomelas Guyana banded
(1 sexed pair available
)

£130.00 /pair

Bumblebee poison dart frog
c/b 2017 adult pair 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.

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Dendrobates leucomelas 'Netted'
(1 pair available)

SOLD

Bumblebee poison dart frog
c/b 2017 near-adult/adult 35mm+
Great starter species. Easy to keep and breed under suitable conditions. Bold, greedy and males have a loud call. These are a proven adult pair.

Dendrobates leucomelas Nominat
(1 sexed pair left)

£120.00 /pair

Blue poison dart frog
UK-produced c/b 2017 large 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. Age around 3 - 6 months. We can offer frogs from different bloodlines.

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Dendrobates tinctorius azureus
(4 left)

£65.00

Blue poison dart frog
c/b 2017 adults 35 - 40mm
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. Age around 3 - 6 months. We can offer frogs from different bloodlines.

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Dendrobates tinctorius azureus
(1 sexed pair left)

£180.00 /pair

Dyeing poison dart frog
c/b 2017 grown-on 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)

£60.00 or £170.00 /3

Dyeing poison dart frog
UK-produced c/b 2017, 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'
(1 sexed pair available)

£130.00 /pair

Dyeing poison dart frog
c/b 2017, adults 35mm +
Impressive medium-sized morph which is found on the Oranje Gerbergte mountains near to the Oelemarie population in Surinam, the latter of which is generally a larger morph. Very attractive pairs available.


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Dendrobates tinctorius 'Oranje Gerbergte'
(2 sexed pairs available)

£140.00 /pair
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Cielito phantasml poison frog
c/b 2017 sub-adults 20mm+
These are the offpspring from WIKIRI-produced frogs from Ecuador. Beautifully-patterned and seem easy to keep (and apparently to breed). Limited numbers.

Epipedobates tricolor 'Cielito'
(6 available)
£55.00

Strawberry poison dart frog
Dartfrog-produced c/b 2017 sub-adult/adults 16mm+
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
'Bastimentos Red Frog Beach
(2 available)

£325.00 /2

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 an unrelated sexed pair (according to the supplier).

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Oophaga pumilio
'Cristobal'
(1 pair left
)

SOLD

Strawberry poison dart frog
c/b 2016 adult pair 18 - 20mm
A very similar morph to Almirante but isolated locale and the red patterning is very finely stippled in small spots.

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Oophaga pumilio
'Vulture Point'
(1 pair available)

£350.00 /pair

Colombian poison dart frog
c/b 2017 juveniles 18mm+
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 turning orange and are about 4 months old.

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Phyllobates terriblis 'orange'
(2 left
)

£75.00

Arena Blanca poison dart frog
c/b 2017 large juvenile / sub-adult 13mm+
Stunning morph of a small species only recently discovered. It is found 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'
(2 available)

£180.00 /2

Amazonian red poison dart frog
c/b 2017 near-adult /adults15mm+
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
(
2 available)

£65.00

Benedict's poison dart frog
UK-produced c/b 2017 juveniles 10 - 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
(5 available)

SOLD

Red-headed poison dart frog
c/b 2017 juveniles 10 - 12mm +
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. These are unsexed juveniles.


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Ranitomeya fantastica
Cainarachi/Nominat
(4
reserved)

SOLD

Red-headed poison dart frog
Understory Enterprise Imports c/b 2017 sub-adults 16mm+
Absolutely stunning morph of this gorgeous species. Available for the first time in Europe a few years ago. Quite secretive but like most fantastica becomes bolder with age.

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Ranitomeya fantastica
'True Nominat'
(3 available)

£375.00 /trio

Imitator poison dart frog
c/b 2017 & Dartfrog-produced c/b 2017 sub- adults 14mm+
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. Can supply unrelated specimens.

Ranitomeya imitator
'Nominat form'
(6 available
)

£75.00

Imitator poison dart frog
c/b 2017 near-adult 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 orange'
(4 reserved
)

SOLD

Imitator poison dart frog
c/b 2017 near-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'
(2 pairs available
)

£170.00 /pair

Highland Pasco poison dart frog
Dartfrog-produced c/b 2017 near-adults 16mm+
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. We are almsot certain these are a pair.

Ranitomeya (lamasi) sirensis
(
1 pair reserved)

SOLD

Summers' poison dart frog
UK captive-bred c/b 2017 juveniles 12 - 14mm
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)

£90.00

Vanzolini's poison dart frog
c/b 2017 sub-adults 15 -16mm
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. These are unrelated specimens.

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Ranitomeya vanzolinii
(2 pairs reserved)

SOLD

Amazonian poison dart frog
c/b 2017 near-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 variabilis (ventrimaculata)
'French Guyana'
(4 available)

£45.00

Variable poison dart frog
c/b 2017 large juveniles/sub-adults 15mm+
A much under-rated species, these are very bold specimens. This form comes from drier forests south-west of Tarapoto in Peru. The greenish hue of the patterning is particularly bright in juveniles and is often retained to adulthood. From several unrelated sources.

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Ranitomeya variabilis 'southern''
(6 available)

£65.00

 


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

Giant fire-bellied toad
U
K-produced c/b 2017 grown-on juveniles 25mm+
Large fire-bellied toad from the mountains of southern China. Unusually males can grow larger than females. Needs a cool aquaterrarium with a regular supply of small foods. The water should be filtrated as it is prone to fungal disease especially on the eyes. Relatively easy to keep.


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Bombina maxima
(2 available)
£25.00

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 pair left)

£250.00 /pair

European yellow bellied toad
Dartfrog-produced c/b 2016 large-juveniles/sub-adults 15 - 20mm+
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.

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Bombina variegata variegata
(4
reserved)

SOLD

Boettger's Colombian Treefrog
Adults 35mm
A small, greenish coloured tree frog from disturbed areas of the lower Andes that formerly supported cloud forest. We have never seen these in the UK before. One sexed pair only.

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Dendropsophus columbianus
(1 pair available)

£50.00 /pair

European green tree frog
UK-produced c/b 2017 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 frogs are not currently sexable.

Hyla arborea arborea
(2 reserved)

SOLD
Golden Mantella
UK-produced c/b 2017 grown juveniles 10 - 15mm
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.

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Mantella aurantiaca
(4 available)
£40.00
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
(4 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
(10 left)
£25.00
Blue-legged Mantella
c/b 2016 sub-adults 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 damp and dry. Taking pinhead crickets and small fruit flies.

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Mantella expectata
(2 left)
£70.00 /2
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Harlequin Mantella
Understory Enterprises c/b 2016 sub-adults 17mm+
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 - mid 60's at night.

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Mantella madagascariensis
(4 available)
£75.00
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
Iberian water frog
UK-produced c/b 2017 large juveniles 25 - 30mm
Excellent greenhouse species or for a large indoor set up, these raucous, voracious frogs are very easy to keep in captivity.

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Pelophylax perezi
(4 left)
£20.00

Amazon milking frog
UK-produced c/b 2017 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 available)

£25.00

 

 

     
Caudata (newts & salamanders) & Caecilians (Gymnophiona)
Species (Vernacular) & Description (size is snout - tail tip)
Scientific Name Price Guide
Long-toed salamander
c/b 2017 juveniles 60mm+
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
(2 left)

£40.00

Marbled salamander
Dartfrog-produced c/b 2017 near-adults 75mm+
This species has becoming increasingly difficult to obtain but we have managed to successfully breed these last year. Predominantly subterranean they require cool, woodland style vivarium with plenty of hiding places

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Ambystoma opacum
(2 left)

£40.00

Wandering salamander
Dartfrog-produced c/b 2016 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
(more available in about 4 weeks)

SOLD
Luristan newt
UK-produced c/b 2017 grown-on juveniles 70mm+
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. Copies of the article 10 paperwork is provided.

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Neurergus kaiseri
(6 left)

£75.00

Moroccan fire salamander
UK-produced c/b 2016 juveniles 35mm+
Rarely available morph from Bab Bon Idir near the Taza Mountains, Morocco. This subspecies produces larvae and is very streamlined in appearance. Taking 1st/2nd instar crickets, small waxworm, worms and other invertebrates.

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Salamandra algira splendens
(4 left)
£60.00

Portuguese fire salamander
c/b 2016 large juveniles 70mm+
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 2nd/3rd instar crickets, worms, slugs and wax worm.

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Salamandra salamandra gallaica 'Luso'
(2 available)

£75.00 /2

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
(1 sexed pair available)
£75.00 /pair

 

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