Available
Amphibians

(updated 03-05-16)




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).
Please contact info@dartfrog.co.uk or phone +44 (0)1299 832463 for further details.
Please note we no longer accept PayPal payments for livestock orders

 
 
   
 
               

 

 

Current Availability

 

Special Offers (no further discounts)

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

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.

Click here for larger image

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.

Click here for larger image

Excidobates mysteriosus
(more available in 2 - 3 weeks)

£50.00

Bumblebee toad
UK-produced c/b 2015 adults 18 - 22mm
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
(2 left)

£35.00



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'
(2 left
)

£50.00 or £95.00 /2

Blue & black poison dart frog
c/b 2015, large juveniles 20 - 25mm
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.

Click here for larger image

Dendrobates auratus 'Blue & Black'
(6 left
)

£45.00

Bumblebee poison dart frog
Understory Enterprises Line 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. However these specimens unusually have some black blotches in the yellow bands.

Click here for larger image

Dendrobates leucomelas Guyana
(2 left
)

£65.00

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 are a sexed pair

Dendrobates leucomelas
(Sexed pair
reserved
)

£100.00 /pair

Bumblebee poison dart frog
c/b 2015 grown-on juveniles 20mm+
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
(4 available)

£40.00

Blue poison dart frog
c/b 2015 near-adults 35mm+
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. These are sold as sexed pairs and are around 8 - 9 months old.

Click here for larger image

Dendrobates tinctorius azureus
(1 pair available)

£180.00 /pair

Blue poison dart frog
UK-produced c/b 2015 juveniles 12 - 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. Age around 2 - 3 months

Click here for larger image

Dendrobates tinctorius azureus
(4 available)

£60.00

Dyeing poison dart frog
c/b 2015, near-adults/adults 40mm +
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.


Click here for larger image

Dendrobates tinctorius 'Oranje Gerbergte'
(2 pairs available)

£160.00 /pair

Dyeing poison dart frog
c/b 2015, juveniles 20mm+
Super, distinct morph possessing eith powder blue or pale grey legs. These are very healthy specimens taking fruit flies, small crickets and aphids. Two sexed pairs available.

Click here for larger image

Dendrobates tinctorius 'Powder Blue/Grey Legged'
(
4 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 are unrelated but cannot be sexed. Around 3 - 6 months old.

Click here for larger image

Dendrobates tinctorius 'Sipaliwini Blue'
(4 available)

£60.00

Lowland phantasml poison frog
c/b 2015/16, juveniles 12mm +
Very popular and ideal starter species. Very prolific once breeding starts and has a voracious appetite when not reproducing.

Click here for larger image

Epipedobates anthonyi
(2 left)
£20.00

Lowland phantasml poison frog
c/b 2015 sub-adults/adults 18mm +
Very popular and ideal starter species. Very prolific once breeding starts and has a voracious appetite when not reproducing.

Click here for larger image

Epipedobates anthonyi
(8 available)
£30.00

Blue-bellied poison frog
Dartfrog-produced c/b 2015, sub-adults 18 - 20mm
Stunning little species from San Martín, Peru (altitude 700m). Attains around 25mm and has a lovely bird-like call

Click here for larger image

Hyloxalus (Cryptophyllobates) azureiventris
(2 available)

£90.00 /2

image coming soon

Strawberry poison dart frog
c/f 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.

Click here for larger image

Oophaga pumilio
'Bastimentos Cemetary Morph - cream form'
(2 reserved - possible pair
)

£400.00 /2

Strawberry poison dart frog
c/f 2015 sub-adult/adults 18mm+
Fantastic bold species with numerous colour and geographic morphs. This gorgeous green/yellow with black spot morph occurs on the largest island in the Bocas Del Toror, Panama. These specimens of the offspring of animals hailing from Boca Del Drago on the northern part of the island of Colon. Some of the specimens have orange legs.

Oophaga pumilio
'Colon'
(1 pair left)

£300.00 /pair

Strawberry poison dart frog
c/f 2015 Adults 18mm+
Stunning 'new' morph introduced to the hobby in 2014. Occurs on mainland Panama in the vicinity of the River Colubre. Very rarely available.

Click here for larger image

Oophaga pumilio
'Colubre'
(1 pair left)

£500.00 /pair

Strawberry poison dart frog
c/f 2015 Adults 18mm+
Fantastic bold species with numerous colour and geographic morphs.
We have obtained a small number of this stunning morph that hails from mainland Panama. It is similar to (patterning-wise) and in close proximity to the Guaramo morph.

Click here for larger image

Oophaga pumilio
'Rio Branca'
(2 pairs available
)

£300.00 /pair

Strawberry poison dart frog
c/f 2015 Adults 15mm+
A small morph from the island of Bastimentos (Panama) which has quite heavily granulated skin on the dorsum.


Click here for larger image

Oophaga pumilio
'Salt Creek'
(2 pairs available)

£300.00 /pair

Arena Blanca poison dart frog
c/b 2015 sub-adult/adults 15mm+
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.

Click here for a larger image.

Ranitomeya amazonica 'Arena Blanca'
(4 available)

£115.00

Red-headed poison dart frog
Understory Imports Line c/b 2015 sub-adults 16mm+
Another stunning morph of a variable and gorgeous species. Available for the first time in Europe during 2015. Quite secretive but like most fantastica becomes bolder with age.

Click here for a larger image.

Ranitomeya fantastica 'True Nominat'
(2 left)

£265.00 /2

Lowland Pasco poison dart frog
Dartfrog-produced c/b 2015 near-adult 16mm+
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.


Click here for larger image

Ranitomeya lamasi 'Contanama giant'
(2 available)

£80.00 /2

Lowland Pasco poison dart frog red/orange
Dartfrog-produced c/b 2015, 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.

Click here for larger image

Ranitomeya (lamasi) sirensis ''Lowland red/orange'
(sold - more available soon)

£75.00 /2

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.

Click here for larger image.

Ranitomeya ventrimaculata
'Borja Ridge'
(4 available in 1 week)

£35.00 or £120.00 /4

 


     
Other Frogs & Toads & Caecilians
Species (Vernacular) & Description
Scientific Name Price Guide (Each)
Lemur leaf frog
Dartfrog-produced c/b 2016 juveniles 15mm+
Gorgeous tropical lowland species from Central America (Costa Rica down to Colombia). Also called Hylomantis lemur.

Click here for larger image

Agalychnis lemur
(10+ available in 3 - 4 weeks)

£55.00

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.
Click here for larger image

Anaxyrus debilis
(1 group of 3 males and 1 female left)

SOLD

European fire-bellied toad
c/b 201
5 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.


Click here for larger image

Bombina bombina
(10 available)
£17.50

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. Available as genuine sexed pairs.

Click here for larger image

Dendropsophus leucophyllatus
(2 pairs available)

£90.00 /pair

European green tree frog
UK-produced c/b 2015 adult pairs 35mm
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.

Hyla arborea arborea
(2 sexed pairs available)

£50.00 /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.

Click here for larger image

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.

Click here for larger image

Hyla versicolor
(2 left)

£30.00 /2
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
(4 reserved - more available soon)

£40.00 or £70.00 /2

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. We can provided unrelated specimens.

Click here for larger image
Mantella viridis
(4 left)

£45.00

 

 

     
Caudata (newts & salamanders) & Caecilians (Gymnophiona)
Species (Vernacular) & Description (size is snout - tail tip)
Scientific Name Price Guide
Barred Tiger salamander
Captive-raised (from wild-caught larvae) sub-adults 14cm+
Superb species with prodigious appetite (basically lunges at anything that moves). Grows to around 20 - 24cm.

[click here for larger picture]

Ambystoma mavortium
(7 available)

£39.99

image coming soon

Mole salamander
Juveniles 60mm+
A small, stocky species hailing from Central and Eastern USA where it inhabits the moist leaf litter of woodlands and forests. Eggs are laid in spring in shallow ponds following storms. Easy to keep and preys on most invertebrates but especially worms.
Rarely available in the UK and this will increasingly become so following the ban on export of US salamanders across state lines..

Ambystoma talpoideum
(4 left)

£75.00

California climbing salamander
Dartfrog-produced c/b 2015 juveniles 4cm
Impressive tree-dwelling species from California. Males in particular develop large mandible muscles and will not hesitate to attack and bite when provoked. Excellent species for captivitry requiring an arboreal vivarium with a large oak or other deciduous log in which to hide and lay its eggs. Feeding on crickets, waxworm, spiders and similar. Juveniles take 2 - 3 years to reach maturity. We will provide a care sheet when purchased. We have offspring available from two unrelated pairs so can offer unrelated specimens.

[click here for larger picture]

Aneides lugubris
(8 left)

£40.00

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.


[click here for larger picture]

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.


[click here for larger picture]

Hynobius dunni
(5 left)

£30.00

Chinese fire-bellied newt
UK-produced c/b 2015 large juveniles 40mm - near adults 70mm+
Genuine captive bred specimens of this very popular newt. These are fully aquatic requiring a well-planted aquarium with cool, clean water. Taking live bloodworm, tubifex and small chopped worms.


[click here for larger picture]

Hypselotriton orientalis
(34 left)

£7.50 or £27.00 /4
Lake Urmia newt
c/b 2015 juveniles 55mm+
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.

[click here for larger picture]
Neurergus crocatus
(4 available)

£50.00

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.

[click here for larger picture]
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.

[click here for larger picture]
Neurergus strauchii strauchii
(4 left)

£50.00

Moroccan fire salamander
UK-produced c/b 2015 juveniles 45mm+
Rarely available morph from Chefchaouen in the Rif Mountains, Morocco. This subspecies produces larvae and is very streamlined in appearance. Taking 1st/2nd instar crickets, small waxworm, worms and other invertebrates.

[click here for larger picture of adults]

Salamandra algira splendens
(6 available)
£65.00
Moroccan fire salamander
UK-produced c/b 2015 juveniles 45mm+
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.

[click here for larger picture]
Salamandra algira tingitana 'Beni Arouss'
(6 available)

£40.00

Moroccan fire salamander
UK-produced c/b 2015 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.

[click here for larger picture]
Salamandra algira tingitana 'Taghramet'
(10 available)

£40.00

Lebanon fire salamander
c/b 2015 grown-on juveniles 60mm
This is a very large form occuring is southern Turkey south to Lebanon. Adults can grow to be over 300mm. These were captive bred in Germany.

Salamandra infraimmaculata infraimmaculata
(3 left)
£125.00

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.

[click here for larger picture]

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

£100.00 /group or males £30.00 each

image coming soon

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.

Salamandra salamandra gallaica 'Luso'
(2 left)
£40.00 /2
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).
[click here for larger picture]
Salamandra salamandra bernadezi
(4 left)
SOLD

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.

[click here for larger picture]

Salamandra salamandra terrestris
(10 left)

£25.00

 

Reptiles (click here)

 

Customer Service

Please refer to our Terms & Conditions.
In the event of a query please contact Dartfrog on +44 (0)1299 832463 or email customer services.