317 #317 Swalot #319 Sharpedo 319

Carvanha Carvanha #318 - Savage Pokemon

Hear Carvanha's Cry
types WaterDark
gender 50.0% Male50.0% Female
height 3'7" 0.8 m
weight 45.9 lb. 20.8 kg
National: #318 | Hoenn: #097

Family Family

#318 - Carvanha
#319 - Sharpedo
Lv. 30


Egg Groups Steps to Hatch
Water 2 5,100

318 Locations

Where to catch Carvanha in Pokemon Black and White

Village Bridge35-55Fishing with a Super Rod60%
Village Bridge35-60Fishing in dark spots40%

Where to catch Carvanha in Pokemon Black 2 and White 2

Village Bridge40-70Fishing with a Super Rod60%
Village Bridge40-60Fishing in dark spots40%

Moves Moves


Rough SkinDamages attacking Pokemon for 1/8 their max HP on contact.

Level-up Moves

1LeerNormalNone--30100%Lowers the target's Defense by one stage.
1BiteDarkPhysical6025100%Has a 30% chance to make the target flinch.
6RageNormalPhysical2020100%If the user is hit after using this move, its Attack rises by one stage.
8Focus EnergyNormalNone--30--Increases the user's chance to score a critical hit.
11Scary FaceNormalNone--10100%Lowers the target's Speed by two stages.
16Ice FangIcePhysical651595%Has a 10% chance to freeze the target and a $effect_chance% chance to make the target flinch.
18ScreechNormalNone--4085%Lowers the target's Defense by two stages.
21SwaggerNormalNone--1590%Raises the target's Attack by two stages and confuses the target.
26AssuranceDarkPhysical5010100%Power is doubled if the target has already received damage this turn.
28CrunchDarkPhysical8015100%Has a 20% chance to lower the target's Defense by one stage.
31Aqua JetWaterPhysical4020100%Inflicts regular damage with no additional effect.
36AgilityPsychicNone--30--Raises the user's Speed by two stages.
38Take DownNormalPhysical902085%User receives 1/4 the damage it inflicts in recoil.


TM6ToxicPoisonNone--1090%Badly poisons the target, inflicting more damage every turn.
TM7HailIceNone--10--Changes the weather to a hailstorm for five turns.
TM10Hidden PowerNormalSpecial115100%Power and type depend upon user's IVs. Power can range from 30 to 70.
TM12TauntDarkNone--20100%For the next few turns, the target can only use damaging moves.
TM13Ice BeamIceSpecial9510100%Has a 10% chance to freeze the target.
TM14BlizzardIceSpecial120570%Has a 10% chance to freeze the target.
TM17ProtectNormalNone--10--Prevents any moves from hitting the user this turn.
TM18Rain DanceWaterNone--5--Changes the weather to rain for five turns.
TM21FrustrationNormalPhysical120100%Power increases as happiness decreases, up to a maximum of 102.
TM27ReturnNormalPhysical120100%Power increases with happiness, up to a maximum of 102.
TM32Double TeamNormalNone--15--Raises the user's evasion by one stage.
TM41TormentDarkNone--15100%Prevents the target from using the same move twice in a row.
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.
TM55ScaldWaterSpecial8015100%Has a 30% chance to burn the target.
TM66PaybackDarkPhysical5010100%Power is doubled if the target has already moved this turn.
TM67RetaliateNormalPhysical705100%Has double power if a friendly Pokemon fainted last turn.
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.
TM95SnarlDarkSpecial551595%Has a 100% chance to lower the target's Special Attack by one stage.
HM3SurfWaterSpecial9515100%Inflicts regular damage and can hit Dive users.
HM5WaterfallWaterPhysical8015100%Has a 20% chance to make the target flinch.
HM6DiveWaterPhysical8010100%User dives underwater, dodging all attacks, and hits next turn.

Egg Moves

ThrashNormalPhysical12010100%Hits every turn for 2-3 turns, then confuses the user.
Double-edgeNormalPhysical12015100%User receives 1/3 the damage inflicted in recoil.
Hydro PumpWaterSpecial120580%Inflicts regular damage with no additional effect.
SwiftNormalSpecial6020--Never misses.
AncientpowerRockSpecial605100%Has a 10% chance to raise all of the user's stats by one stage.
BrineWaterSpecial6510100%Has double power against Pokemon that have less than half their max HP remaining.

Stats Stats

at level 100 Base Hindering (90%) Neutral (100%) Beneficial (110%)
200 - 294200 - 294200 - 294
166 - 251185 - 279203 - 306
40 - 12545 - 13949 - 152
Sp. Attack65
121 - 206135 - 229148 - 251
Sp. Defense20
40 - 12545 - 13949 - 152
121 - 206135 - 229148 - 251

Other Stats

Base Experience Max Experience Catch Rate Happiness EV Yields
88 1,250,000 225 35 Attack: 1 point

Damage Taken

Normal 1x
Fighting 2x
Flying 1x
Poison 1x
Ground 1x
Rock 1x
Bug 2x
Ghost 0.5x
Steel 0.5x
Fire 0.5x
Water 0.5x
Grass 2x
Electric 2x
Psychic 0x
Ice 0.5x
Dragon 1x
Dark 0.5x
Fairy 2x

Images Images


Flavor Text Flavortext

Black 2They swarm any foe that invades their territory. Their sharp fangs can tear out boat hulls.
White 2
HeartGoldThey form packs to attack boats and rip out their hulls to sink them. They live in rivers in the jungle.
RubyCARVANHA's strongly developed jaws and its sharply pointed fangs pack the destructive power to rip out boat hulls. Many boats have been attacked and sunk by this Pokemon.
SapphireIf anything invades CARVANHA's territory, it will swarm and tear at the intruder with its pointed fangs. On its own, however, this Pokemon turns suddenly timid.
EmeraldCARVANHA attack ships in swarms, making them sink. Although it is said to be a very vicious Pokemon, it timidly flees as soon as it finds itself alone.
FireRedIt lives in massive rivers that course through jungles. It swarms prey that enter its territory.

Other Other

Name Etymology Carnivore + pirahna
317 #317 Swalot #319 Sharpedo 319