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Carnivine Carnivine #455 - Bug Catcher Pokemon

Hear Carnivine's Cry
type Grass
gender 50.0% Male50.0% Female
height 5'7" 1.4 m
weight 59.5 lb. 27.0 kg
National: #455 | Sinnoh: #131

Family Family

#455 - Carnivine


Egg Groups Steps to Hatch
Plant 6,375

455 Locations

Where to catch Carnivine in Pokemon HeartGold and SoulSilver

Ilex Forest6Walking in tall grass or a cave20%
Viridian Forest5Walking in tall grass or a cave20%

Moves Moves


LevitateEvades Ground moves.

Level-up Moves

1BindNormalPhysical152085%Prevents the target from fleeing and inflicts damage for 2-5 turns.
1GrowthNormalNone--40--Raises the user's Attack and Special Attack by one stage.
7BiteDarkPhysical6025100%Has a 30% chance to make the target flinch.
11Vine WhipGrassPhysical3515100%Inflicts regular damage with no additional effect.
17Sweet ScentNormalNone--20100%Lowers the target's evasion by one stage.
21IngrainGrassNone--20--Prevents the user from leaving battle. User regains 1/16 of its max HP every turn.
27Faint AttackDarkPhysical6020--Never misses.
31StockpileNormalNone--20--Stores energy up to three times for use with Spit Up and Swallow.
31Spit UpNormalSpecial110100%Power is 100 times the amount of energy Stockpiled.
31SwallowNormalNone--10--Recovers 1/4 HP after one Stockpile, 1/2 HP after two Stockpiles, or full HP after three Stockpiles.
37CrunchDarkPhysical8015100%Has a 20% chance to lower the target's Defense by one stage.
41Wring OutNormalSpecial15100%Power increases against targets with more HP remaining, up to a maximum of 110 power.
47Power WhipGrassPhysical1201085%Inflicts regular damage with no additional effect.


TM6ToxicPoisonNone--1090%Badly poisons the target, inflicting more damage every turn.
TM9Bullet SeedGrassPhysical2530100%Hits 2-5 times in one turn.
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.
TM19Giga DrainGrassSpecial7510100%Heals the user by half the damage inflicted.
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.
TM32Double TeamNormalNone--15--Raises the user's evasion by one stage.
TM36Sludge BombPoisonSpecial9010100%Has a 30% chance to poison the target.
TM42FacadeNormalPhysical7020100%Power doubles if user is burned, paralyzed, or poisoned.
TM43Secret PowerNormalPhysical7020100%Has a 30% chance to inflict a status effect which depends upon the terrain.
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.
TM53Energy BallGrassSpecial8010100%Has a 10% chance to lower the target's Special Defense by one stage.
TM56FlingDarkPhysical110100%Throws held item at the target; power depends on the item.
TM58EndureNormalNone--10--Prevents the user's HP from lowering below 1 this turn.
TM66PaybackDarkPhysical5010100%Power is doubled if the target has already moved this turn.
TM68Giga ImpactNormalPhysical150590%User foregoes its next turn to recharge.
TM70FlashNormalNone--20100%Lowers the target's accuracy by one stage.
TM75Swords DanceNormalNone--30--Raises the user's Attack by two stages.
TM78CaptivateNormalNone--20100%Lowers the target's Special Attack by two stages if it's the opposite gender.
TM82Sleep TalkNormalNone--10--Randomly uses one of the user's other three moves. Only works if the user is sleeping.
TM83Natural GiftNormalPhysical115100%Power and type depend on the held berry.
TM86Grass KnotGrassSpecial120100%Inflicts more damage to heavier targets, with a maximum of 120 power.
TM87SwaggerNormalNone--1590%Raises the target's Attack by two stages and confuses the target.
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.
HM1CutNormalPhysical503095%Inflicts regular damage with no additional effect.

Egg Moves

SlamNormalPhysical802075%Inflicts regular damage with no additional effect.
Leech SeedGrassNone--1090%Seeds the target, stealing HP from it every turn.
Razor LeafGrassPhysical552595%Has an increased chance for a critical hit.
Stun SporeGrassNone--3075%Paralyzes the target.
Sleep PowderGrassNone--1575%Puts the target to sleep.
SynthesisGrassNone--5--Heals the user by half its max HP. Affected by weather.
Magical LeafGrassSpecial6020--Never misses.
Worry SeedGrassNone--10100%Changes the target's ability to Insomnia.

Stats Stats

at level 100 Base Hindering (90%) Neutral (100%) Beneficial (110%)
258 - 352258 - 352258 - 352
184 - 269205 - 299225 - 328
134 - 218149 - 243163 - 267
Sp. Attack90
166 - 251185 - 279203 - 306
Sp. Defense72
134 - 218149 - 243163 - 267
87 - 17197 - 191106 - 210

Other Stats

Base Experience Max Experience Catch Rate Happiness EV Yields
164 1,250,000 200 70 Attack: 2 points

Damage Taken

Normal 1x
Fighting 1x
Flying 2x
Poison 2x
Ground 0.5x
Rock 1x
Bug 2x
Ghost 1x
Steel 1x
Fire 2x
Water 0.5x
Grass 0.5x
Electric 0.5x
Psychic 1x
Ice 2x
Dragon 1x
Dark 1x
Fairy 1x

Images Images


Flavor Text Flavortext

Black 2Using its tentacles to lash itself to trees, it lies in wait for prey, luring it close with sweet-smelling drool.
White 2
DiamondIt attracts prey with its sweet- smelling saliva, then chomps down. It takes a whole day to eat prey.
PearlHanging from branches using its tentacles, it looks like a plant. It awaits prey, mouth wide open.
HeartGoldIt walks around on its tentacles in search of a tree branch where it can dangle down and ambush prey.
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