Dendrobates Leucomelas "Fine Spot" Tadpoles
Joe's Frogs Tadpoles are Fed in rotation 2x weekly with Repashy Soilent Green and Joe's Frogs Brine Shrimp Flakes. Water quality is very important when raising tadpoles so we recommend using Joe's Frogs Catappa Leaf Extract to make Tadpole Tea to ensure the best water quality and healthy tadpoles. For all your tadpole breeding needs visit our Tadpole Breeding Page.
Dendrobates leucomelas "Fine Spot" often called "Bumble Bee Dart Frog" The name Fine Spot refers to the black spots that cover these frogs as Adults. Fine spot Luecomelas get more defined spots as they reach maturity.
Fine spot Leucomelas are very easy to breed. Eggs are laid on petri dishes and on leaves mostly. Best kept in a 1.1.0 pair (1 male & 1 female) but also do very well in groups. Females are usually Larger and have a thicker chest region.
Fine Spot Leucomelas reach maturity within 10-16 months. once established they can lay eggs every 7-10 days. Morphing time is 85-100 days.
D. Leucomelas are from Brazil, Colombia, British Guyana, and Venezuela. Fine Spot Leucomelas is from Venezuela.
Tanks should be kept at 70%-100% at all times. Automatic Misting Systems help to keep humidity in check.
Drosophila Melanogaster fruit flies is easily consumed by D.luecomelas at any age. Adults will easily consume larger food like Drosophila Hydei fruit flies. All Feeder insects should be dusted with a quality vitamin & mineral supplement.