011 #011 Metapod #013 Weedle 013

Butterfree Butterfree #012 - Butterfly Pokemon

Butterfree
Hear Butterfree's Cry
types BugFlying
gender 50.0% Male50.0% Female
height 4'7" 1.1 m
weight 70.6 lb. 32.0 kg
generation
National: #012 | Johto: #026

Family Family

General010
#010 - Caterpie
Level011
#011 - Metapod
Lv. 7
Level012
#012 - Butterfree
Lv. 10

Breeding

Egg Groups Steps to Hatch
Bug 3,825

012 Locations

Where to catch Butterfree in Pokemon White

AreaLevelsMethodRarity
Route 1250Walking in rustling grass5%

Moves Moves

Abilities

CompoundeyesIncreases moves' accuracy to 1.3×.

Level-up Moves

Lv.MoveTypeClassPow.PPAcc.Effect
1ConfusionPsychicSpecial5025100%Has a 10% chance to confuse the target.
10ConfusionPsychicSpecial5025100%Has a 10% chance to confuse the target.
12Sleep PowderGrassNone--1575%Puts the target to sleep.
12PoisonpowderPoisonNone--3575%Poisons the target.
12Stun SporeGrassNone--3075%Paralyzes the target.
16GustFlyingSpecial4035100%Inflicts regular damage and can hit Pokemon in the air.
18SupersonicNormalNone--2055%Confuses the target.
22WhirlwindNormalNone--20100%Immediately ends wild battles. Forces trainers to switch Pokemon.
24PsybeamPsychicSpecial6520100%Has a 10% chance to confuse the target.
28Silver WindBugSpecial605100%Has a 10% chance to raise all of the user's stats by one stage.
30TailwindFlyingNone--30--For three turns, friendly Pokemon have doubled Speed.
34Rage PowderBugNone--20--Redirects the target's single-target effects to the user for this turn.
36SafeguardNormalNone--25--Protects the user's field from major status ailments and confusion for five turns.
40CaptivateNormalNone--20100%Lowers the target's Special Attack by two stages if it's the opposite gender.
42Bug BuzzBugSpecial9010100%Has a 10% chance to lower the target's Special Defense by one stage.
46Quiver DanceBugNone--20--Raises the user's Special Attack, Special Defense, and Speed by one stage each.

TMs/HMs

#MoveTypeClassPow.PPAcc.Effect
TM6ToxicPoisonNone--1090%Badly poisons the target, inflicting more damage every turn.
TM9VenoshockPoisonSpecial6510100%Inflicts double damage if the target is Poisoned.
TM10Hidden PowerNormalSpecial115100%Power and type depend upon user's IVs. Power can range from 30 to 70.
TM11Sunny DayFireNone--5--Changes the weather to sunny for five turns.
TM15Hyper BeamNormalSpecial150590%User foregoes its next turn to recharge.
TM17ProtectNormalNone--10--Prevents any moves from hitting the user this turn.
TM18Rain DanceWaterNone--5--Changes the weather to rain for five turns.
TM20SafeguardNormalNone--25--Protects the user's field from major status ailments and confusion for five turns.
TM21FrustrationNormalPhysical120100%Power increases as happiness decreases, up to a maximum of 102.
TM22SolarbeamGrassSpecial12010100%Requires a turn to charge before attacking.
TM27ReturnNormalPhysical120100%Power increases with happiness, up to a maximum of 102.
TM29PsychicPsychicSpecial9010100%Has a 10% chance to lower the target's Special Defense by one stage.
TM30Shadow BallGhostSpecial8015100%Has a 20% chance to lower the target's Special Defense by one stage.
TM32Double TeamNormalNone--15--Raises the user's evasion by one stage.
TM40Aerial AceFlyingPhysical6020--Never misses.
TM42FacadeNormalPhysical7020100%Power doubles if user is burned, paralyzed, or poisoned.
TM44RestPsychicNone--10--User sleeps for two turns, completely healing itself.
TM45AttractNormalNone--15100%Target falls in love if it has the opposite gender, and has a 50% chance to refuse attacking the user.
TM46ThiefDarkPhysical4010100%Takes the target's item.
TM48RoundNormalSpecial6015100%Has double power if it's used more than once per turn.
TM53Energy BallGrassSpecial8010100%Has a 10% chance to lower the target's Special Defense by one stage.
TM62AcrobaticsFlyingPhysical5515100%Has double power if the user has no held item.
TM68Giga ImpactNormalPhysical150590%User foregoes its next turn to recharge.
TM70FlashNormalNone--20100%Lowers the target's accuracy by one stage.
TM76Struggle BugBugSpecial3020100%Has a 100% chance to lower the target's Special Attack by one stage.
TM77Psych UpNormalNone--10--Discards the user's stat changes and copies the target's.
TM85Dream EaterPsychicSpecial10015100%Only works on sleeping Pokemon. Heals the user by half the damage inflicted.
TM87SwaggerNormalNone--1590%Raises the target's Attack by two stages and confuses the target.
TM89U-turnBugPhysical7020100%User must switch out after attacking.
TM90SubstituteNormalNone--10--Transfers 1/4 of the user's max HP into a doll, protecting the user from further damage or status changes until it breaks.

Egg Moves

MoveTypeClassPow.PPAcc.Effect

Stats Stats

at level 100 Base Hindering (90%) Neutral (100%) Beneficial (110%)
HP60
Statbar
230 - 324230 - 324230 - 324
Attack45
Statbar
85 - 17095 - 189104 - 207
Defense50
Statbar
94 - 179105 - 199115 - 218
Sp. Attack80
Statbar
148 - 233165 - 259181 - 284
Sp. Defense80
Statbar
148 - 233165 - 259181 - 284
Speed70
Statbar
130 - 215145 - 239159 - 262
TOTAL 385
Statbar

Other Stats

Base Experience Max Experience Catch Rate Happiness EV Yields
160 1,000,000 45 70 Special Attack: 2 points
Special Defense: 1 point

Images Images

BlackButterfreeButterfreeButterfreeButterfree
White
DiamondButterfreeButterfreeButterfreeButterfree
Pearl
PlatinumButterfreeButterfreeButterfreeButterfree
HeartGoldButterfreeButterfreeButterfreeButterfree
SoulSilver
RubyButterfreeButterfreeButterfreeButterfree
Sapphire
EmeraldButterfreeButterfree
FireRedButterfreeButterfreeButterfreeButterfree
LeafGreen
GoldButterfreeButterfreeButterfreeButterfree
Silver
CrystalButterfreeButterfreeButterfreeButterfree
RedButterfreeButterfree
Blue
YellowButterfreeButterfree

Flavor Text Flavortext

Black 2It loves the honey of flowers and can locate flower patches that have even tiny amounts of pollen.
White 2
Black
White
DiamondIt loves the honey of flowers and can locate flower patches that have even tiny amounts of pollen.
Pearl
Platinum
HeartGoldIt collects honey every day. It rubs honey onto the hairs on its legs to carry it back to its nest.
SoulSilverWater-repellent powder on its wings enables it to collect honey, even in the heaviest of rains.
RubyBUTTERFREE 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.
Sapphire
Emerald
FireRedThe wings are protected by rain-repellent dust. As a result, this Pokemon can fly about even in rain.
LeafGreenIn battle, it flaps its wings at great speed to release highly toxic dust into the air.
GoldIt collects honey every day. It rubs honey onto the hairs on its legs to carry it back to its nest.
SilverWater-repellent powder on its wings enables it to collect honey, even in the heaviest of rains.
CrystalIt flits from flower to flower, collecting honey. It can even identify distant flowers in bloom.
RedIn battle, it flaps its wings at high speed to release highly toxic dust into the air.
Blue
YellowIts wings, covered with poisonous powders, repel water. This allows it to fly in the rain.

Other Other

Name Etymology Butter (as in butterfly) + free (as in being free from its pod)
011 #011 Metapod #013 Weedle 013