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Amphibians & Invertebrates

Hover over the images below to see a description of our animals!

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Golden Mantella

Critically endangered and can give off toxins through their skin

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Orange Head Cockroach

These flying insects are the cleanest animals in the animal kingdom

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Tiger Land Snail

Giant snails with a whopping 250,000 teeth

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Tanzanian Giant Tailless Whip Scorpion

Not actually scorpions but an arachnid and famous for being in Harry Potter

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Axolotl

Once declared extinct but now a small colony has been found in Mexico City

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Purple Clawed Hermit Crabs

Famous for swapping their shells to look as snazzy as they can

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Chilean Rose Tarantula

A large tarantula that has been known to eat small lizards

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Salmon Pink Bird Eating Tarantula

Their legs can grow up to 11″ long

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Chinese Emperor Newt

These newts are brightly coloured to warn predators that they are toxic. They are under threat from over-harvesting and habitat destruction.

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Brazilian Black Tarantula

This species was featured in the Harry Potter films

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Giant African Millipedes

Growing up to 12 inches, these are the largest millipedes in the world.

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Black Beauty Stick Insects

These black stick insects with small red wings are native to a small area in northern Peru.

Thorny Stick Insect

Thorny stick insect

They love eating bramble although the keepers don’t enjoy picking it!

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Achrioptera Manga

When the males of this stick insect species mature they will turn bright blue

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Macleay Stick Insect

Endemic to Australia and also called the giant prickly stick insect