Although we do not have many species in this section, we will be having more in the near future. This will be the area to purchase different species of Newts and Salamanders.
Alpine NewtTriturus alpestris alpestris
The Alpine Newt is one of the larger species within this family reaching a length of 9-12cm, males are smaller. Females are grey to brown colour where as males are stunning with a black and yellow crest and blue colouration along the body and tail.
Axolotls are large aquatic salamanders only found in parts of Mexico. They are easy to keep and grow to an impressive 30cm, making the Axolotl a popular exotic pet.
Chinese Fire Bellied NewtCynops orientalis
The Chinese Fire Bellied Newt is a small 6 to 10 cm long aquatic newt, although land areas must be provided.
Fire SalamanderSalamandra salamandra
The Fire Salamander is Europes most well known species. They have black bodies with bright yellow markings. They are active during the evening and night in search for small insects.
Marbled SalamanderAmbystoma opacum
The Marbled Salamander is small, reaching an adult size of 8 to 11cm. The body is dark grey to black with white or silvery grey bands.
Paddle Tailed NewtPachytriton labiatus
The Paddle Tailed Newt has been given its name due to its large flat looking tail. They are a large aquatic newt that reaches a size of between 14-19cm, males being smaller than females.
Sharp Ribbed NewtPleurodeles waltl
The Sharp Ribbed Newt is the largest european newt reaching upto 300mm in the wild, but averages out at 150-200mm in captivity.
Spotted SalamanderAmbystoma maculatum
The Spotted Salamander has a dark body with yellow spots, they reach an adult size of 11 to 20cm. They are found in moist areas of Southern Canada to Northern Florida.
Cantabrian Fire SalamanderSalamandra salamandra bernadezi
The Cantabrian Fire Salamander is found in parts of Northern Spain. Each individual varies in colour from black body with orange/yellow patterning to a brown/orange body with a few darker markings.
Common MudpuppyNecturus maculosus
The Common Mudpuppy reaches an adult size of around 33cm, however a size of 43cm has been reported. They are fully aquatic and become active at night in search for food such as earthworms, snails, insects and fish.
Eastern Tiger SalamanderAmbystoma tigrum
Eastern Tiger Salamander are a large dark salamander with yellow spots along the body. In the Larva stage, they are also know as Water Dogs.
Italian Alpine NewtTriturus alpestris apuanus
The Italian Alpine Newt is a small 10cm long mainly aquatic newt. They inhabit northern Italy, spending most of their life in cool ponds.
Italian Crested NewtTriturus carnifex
These Italian Crested Newts reach an adult size of 15-17cm (6-6.5 inches). During breeding season the males have a high crest thats runs along their back.
Japanese Fire Bellied NewtCynops pyrrhogaster
The Japanese Fire Bellied Newt is a hardy and easy to maintain aquatic species. They are a small growing to an adult length of 8 to 12cm.
Marbled NewtTriturus marmoratus
Marbled newts have a black/brown colour base with an irregular pattern of green all over. Mature marbled newt females have orange stripes running down their bodies and males have a crest and no stripe.
Red Backed SalamanderPlethodon cinereus
Red Backed Salamanders can be found in leaf litter, under rocks or logs in Eastern North America. They can reach lengths of 60-120mm.
Slimy SalamanderPlethodon glutinosus
The Slimy Salamander is black in colour with white/silver specks. They are found throughout the Eastern and central United States.
Small Mouthed SalamanderAmbystoma texanum
The name for the Smal-Mouthed Salamander is due to the size of its mouth. This is small compared to its body and the lower jar protrudes. Adults reach a length between 110-175mm.
Southern Pygmy Marbled NewtTriturus pygmaeus
Southern Pygmy Marbled Newt have a green body with brown/black markings, males have a small crest. They are found in South-west Spain and southern Portugal.
Southern Two-Lined SalamanderEurycea cirrigera
The Southern Two-Lined Salamander is a golden colour with two dark lines running down the side of the body, they reach a length of 60-110mm.
Tiger SalamanderAmbystoma tigrinum
Tiger Salamanders to me are strange looking amphibians. They have eyes that seem to pop put of their head, and a large grinning smile. Brightly coloured with black and yellow marks, makes them very attractive.