Butterfree

←(#011) MetapodMetapod.png Butterfree.pngButterfree (#012) Weedle.pngWeedle (#013)→
Butterfree
#012
Butterfree.png
012Butterfree326.png

Type
Bug Flying
Catch rate
45
Abilities
Compound Eyes
Hidden Ability
Tinted Lens
Biomes
Flower Forest, Forest, Forest Hills, Sunflower Plains
Spawn time
Dawn/Day/Dusk
Level range in wild
10-49
Spawn location
Land
Gender ratio
50% ♂, 50% ♀
EV yield
2 Special Attack, 1 Special Defense
Mount
None
Egg Groups
Bug
Behavior
Timid 80%
Neutral 0%
Aggressive 20%
Modeled by
Harbinger
Textured by
Harbinger
Animated by
ZeeCount
Voiced by
Flairintha

Butterfree is a dual-type Bug/Flying Pokémon. It evolves from Metapod starting at level 10, who evolves from Caterpie at level 7.

Butterfree has a superior ability to search for delicious honey from flowers. It can even search out, extract, and carry honey from flowers that are blooming over six miles from its nest.

Contents

Spawn rate

Biome Time Location Rate
Flower Forest Dawn/Dusk Land 1.88%
Flower Forest Day Land 2.088%
Forest Dawn/Dusk Land 5.025%
Forest Day Land 3.509%
Forest Hills Dawn/Dusk Land 4.496%
Forest Hills Day Land 2.95%
Sunflower Plains Dawn/Dusk Land 3.012%
Sunflower Plains Day Land 1.965%

Drops

Drop Chance Quantity
Grid Silver Powder.pngSilver Powder 5% 1
Grid String.pngString 100% 1

Stats

HP: 60
Attack: 45
Defense: 50
Sp. Atk: 90
Sp. Def: 80
Speed: 70
Total: 395

Type effectiveness

BugType.png DarkType.png DragonType.png ElectricType.png FairyType.png FightingType.png FireType.png FlyingType.png GhostType.png GrassType.png GroundType.png IceType.png NormalType.png PoisonType.png PsychicType.png RockType.png SteelType.png WaterType.png
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Moves

By level

Level Move Type Category Power Accuracy PP
011 Confusion PsychicType.pngPsychic Special 50 100% 25
1010 Confusion PsychicType.pngPsychic Special 50 100% 25
1212 Poison Powder PoisonType.pngPoison Status 75% 35
1212 Stun Spore GrassType.pngGrass Status 75% 30
1212 Sleep Powder GrassType.pngGrass Status 75% 15
1616 Gust FlyingType.pngFlying Special 40 100% 35
1818 Supersonic NormalType.pngNormal Status 55% 20
2222 Whirlwind NormalType.pngNormal Status 20
2424 Psybeam PsychicType.pngPsychic Special 65 100% 20
2828 Silver Wind BugType.pngBug Special 60 100% 5
3030 Tailwind FlyingType.pngFlying Status 15
3434 Rage Powder BugType.pngBug Status 20
3636 Safeguard NormalType.pngNormal Status 25
4040 Captivate NormalType.pngNormal Status 100% 20
4242 Bug Buzz BugType.pngBug Special 90 100% 10
4646 Quiver Dance BugType.pngBug Status 20
  • Bold indicates a move that gets STAB when used by Butterfree.

By prior evolution

Stage Move Type Category Power Accuracy PP
Caterpie.png String Shot BugType.pngBug Status 95% 30
Caterpie.png Tackle NormalType.pngNormal Physical 50 100% 35
Caterpie.png Bug Bite BugType.pngBug Physical 60 100% 20
Metapod.png Harden NormalType.pngNormal Status 30
  • Bold indicates a move that gets STAB when used by Butterfree.

By TM/HM

TM Move Type Category Power Accuracy  PP 
Bag TM Poison Sprite.png TM06 Toxic PoisonType.pngPoison Status 90% 10
Bag TM Poison Sprite.png TM09 Venoshock PoisonType.pngPoison Special 65 100% 15
Bag TM Normal Sprite.png TM10 Hidden Power
Varies
Special 60 100% 15
Bag TM Fire Sprite.png TM11 Sunny Day FireType.pngFire Status 5
Bag TM Normal Sprite.png TM15 Hyper Beam NormalType.pngNormal Special 150 90% 5
Bag TM Normal Sprite.png TM17 Protect NormalType.pngNormal Status 10
Bag TM Water Sprite.png TM18 Rain Dance WaterType.pngWater Status 5
Bag TM Normal Sprite.png TM20 Safeguard NormalType.pngNormal Status 25
Bag TM Normal Sprite.png TM21 Frustration NormalType.pngNormal Physical 100% 20
Bag TM Grass Sprite.png TM22 Solar Beam GrassType.pngGrass Special 120 100% 10
Bag TM Normal Sprite.png TM27 Return NormalType.pngNormal Physical 100% 20
Bag TM Psychic Sprite.png TM29 Psychic PsychicType.pngPsychic Special 90 100% 10
Bag TM Ghost Sprite.png TM30 Shadow Ball GhostType.pngGhost Special 80 100% 15
Bag TM Normal Sprite.png TM32 Double Team NormalType.pngNormal Status 15
Bag TM Psychic Sprite.png TM33 Reflect PsychicType.pngPsychic Status 20
Bag TM Flying Sprite.png TM40 Aerial Ace FlyingType.pngFlying Physical 60 20
Bag TM Normal Sprite.png TM42 Facade NormalType.pngNormal Physical 70 100% 20
Bag TM Psychic Sprite.png TM44 Rest PsychicType.pngPsychic Status 10
Bag TM Normal Sprite.png TM45 Attract NormalType.pngNormal Status 100% 15
Bag TM Dark Sprite.png TM46 Thief DarkType.pngDark Physical 60 100% 25
Bag TM Normal Sprite.png TM48 Round NormalType.pngNormal Special 60 100% 15
Bag TM Grass Sprite.png TM53 Energy Ball GrassType.pngGrass Special 90 100% 10
Bag TM Flying Sprite.png TM62 Acrobatics FlyingType.pngFlying Physical 55 100% 15
Bag TM Normal Sprite.png TM68 Giga Impact NormalType.pngNormal Physical 150 90% 5
Bag TM Normal Sprite.png TM70 Flash NormalType.pngNormal Status 100% 20
Bag TM Bug Sprite.png TM76 Struggle Bug BugType.pngBug Special 50 100% 20
Bag TM Normal Sprite.png TM77 Psych Up NormalType.pngNormal Status 10
Bag TM Psychic Sprite.png TM85 Dream Eater PsychicType.pngPsychic Special 100 100% 15
Bag TM Normal Sprite.png TM87 Swagger NormalType.pngNormal Status 90% 15
Bag TM Bug Sprite.png TM89 U-turn BugType.pngBug Physical 70 100% 20
Bag TM Normal Sprite.png TM90 Substitute NormalType.pngNormal Status 10
Bag TM Normal Sprite.png TM97 Razor Wind NormalType.pngNormal Special 80 100% 10
Bag TM Normal Sprite.png TM98 Whirlwind NormalType.pngNormal Status 20
Bag TM Normal Sprite.png TM102 Take Down NormalType.pngNormal Physical 90 85% 20
Bag TM Normal Sprite.png TM103 Double-Edge NormalType.pngNormal Physical 120 100% 15
Bag TM Normal Sprite.png TM110 Rage NormalType.pngNormal Physical 20 100% 20
Bag TM Grass Sprite.png TM111 Mega Drain GrassType.pngGrass Special 40 100% 15
Bag TM Psychic Sprite.png TM114 Teleport PsychicType.pngPsychic Status 20
Bag TM Normal Sprite.png TM115 Mimic NormalType.pngNormal Status 10
Bag TM Normal Sprite.png TM116 Bide NormalType.pngNormal Physical 10
Bag TM Normal Sprite.png TM120 Swift NormalType.pngNormal Special 60 20
Bag TM Psychic Sprite.png TM124 Psywave PsychicType.pngPsychic Special 100% 15
Bag TM Ghost Sprite.png TM128 Curse GhostType.pngGhost Status 10
Bag TM Normal Sprite.png TM131 Sweet Scent NormalType.pngNormal Status 100% 20
Bag TM Normal Sprite.png TM132 Snore NormalType.pngNormal Special 50 100% 15
Bag TM Grass Sprite.png TM134 Giga Drain GrassType.pngGrass Special 75 100% 10
Bag TM Normal Sprite.png TM135 Endure NormalType.pngNormal Status 10
Bag TM Normal Sprite.png TM140 Sleep Talk NormalType.pngNormal Status 10
Bag TM Ghost Sprite.png TM147 Nightmare GhostType.pngGhost Status 100% 15
Bag TM Normal Sprite.png TM152 Secret Power NormalType.pngNormal Physical 70 100% 20
Bag TM Psychic Sprite.png TM153 Skill Swap PsychicType.pngPsychic Status 10
Bag TM Flying Sprite.png TM155 Roost FlyingType.pngFlying Status 10
Bag TM Bug Sprite.png TM159 Silver Wind BugType.pngBug Special 60 100% 5
Bag TM Normal Sprite.png TM163 Captivate NormalType.pngNormal Status 100% 20
Bag TM Normal Sprite.png TM165 Natural Gift
Varies
Physical 100% 15
Bag TM Bug Sprite.png TM166 Infestation BugType.pngBug Special 20 100% 20
Bag TM Normal Sprite.png TM170 Confide NormalType.pngNormal Status 20
Bag TM Flying Sprite.png HM05 Defog FlyingType.pngFlying Status 15
  • Bold indicates a move that gets STAB when used by Butterfree.

By move tutor

Move Type Category Power Accuracy PP
Air Cutter FlyingType.pngFlying Special 60 95% 25
Bug Bite BugType.pngBug Physical 60 100% 20
Electroweb ElectricType.pngElectric Special 55 95% 15
Iron Defense SteelType.pngSteel Status 15
Ominous Wind GhostType.pngGhost Special 60 100% 5
Signal Beam BugType.pngBug Special 75 100% 15
String Shot BugType.pngBug Status 95% 30
Tailwind FlyingType.pngFlying Status 15
Twister DragonType.pngDragon Special 40 100% 20
  • Bold indicates a move that gets STAB when used by Butterfree.

By event move tutor

Move Type Category Power Accuracy PP
Morning Sun NormalType.pngNormal Status 5

Breeding environment

Bug

Block Value
Grid Flower.pngFlower 2
Grid Flower Pot.pngFlower Pot 3
Grid Grass Block.pngGrass Block 1
Grid Leaves.pngLeaves 1
Grid Huge Brown Mushroom.pngMushroom 2
Grid Mushroom.pngMushroom 3
Grid Wood.pngWood 1

Flying

Block Value
Grid Beacon.pngBeacon 3
Grid Dispenser.pngDispenser 3
Grid Glass.pngGlass 2
Grid Grass Block.pngGrass Block 1
Grid Jukebox.pngJukebox 2
Grid Note Block.pngNote Block 2
Grid Stained Glass.pngStained Glass 2
Grid Stained Glass Pane.pngStained Glass Pane 2

Past models

Versions 3.0.0-3.2.5

Before version 3.0.0