Caterpie

←(#009) Blastoise Caterpie (#010) Metapod (#011)→
Caterpie
#010
Type
Bug Normal
Catch rate
255
Abilities
Shield Dust
Hidden Ability
Run Away
Biomes
Flower Forest, Forest, Forest Hills, Sunflower Plains
Spawn time
Dawn/Dusk
Level range in wild
2-6
Spawn location
Land
Gender ratio
50% ♂, 50% ♀
EV yield
1 HP
Mount
None
Egg Groups
Bug
Behavior
Timid 80%
Neutral 0%
Aggressive 20%
Modeled by
gilbert12888
Textured by
gilbert12888
Animated by
ZeeCount
Voiced by
Flairintha

Caterpie is a Bug-type Pokémon. It evolves into Metapod starting at level 7, which evolves into Butterfree starting at level 10.

Caterpie has a voracious appetite. It can devour leaves bigger than its body right before your eyes. From its antenna, this Pokémon releases a terrifically strong odor.

Contents

Spawn rate

Biome Time Location Rate
Flower Forest Dawn/Dusk Land 7.246%
Forest Dawn/Dusk Land 18.265%
Forest Hills Dawn/Dusk Land 16.502%
Sunflower Plains Dawn/Dusk Land 11.364%

Drops

Drop Chance Quantity
Grid Cobweb.pngCobweb 50% 1
Grid String.pngString 100% 1-2

Stats

HP: 45
Attack: 30
Defense: 35
Sp. Atk: 20
Sp. Def: 20
Speed: 45
Total: 195

Type effectiveness

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Moves

By level

Level Move Type Category Power Accuracy PP
011 Tackle NormalType.pngNormal Physical 50 100% 35
011 String Shot BugType.pngBug Status 95% 30
1515 Bug Bite BugType.pngBug Physical 60 100% 20
  • Bold indicates a move that gets STAB when used by Caterpie.

By TM/HM

TM Move Type Category Power Accuracy  PP 
Bag TM Normal Sprite.png TM132 Snore NormalType.pngNormal Special 50 100% 15

By move tutor

Move Type Category Power Accuracy PP
Bug Bite BugType.pngBug Physical 60 100% 20
Electroweb ElectricType.pngElectric Special 55 95% 15
String Shot BugType.pngBug Status 95% 30
  • Bold indicates a move that gets STAB when used by Caterpie.

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