351 #351 Castform #353 Shuppet 353

Kecleon Kecleon #352 - Color Swap Pokemon

Hear Kecleon's Cry
type Normal
gender 50.0% Male50.0% Female
height 3'3" 1.0 m
weight 48.5 lb. 22.0 kg
National: #352 | Hoenn: #145

Family Family

#352 - Kecleon


Egg Groups Steps to Hatch
Ground 5,100

352 Locations

Where to catch Kecleon in Pokemon Ruby, Sapphire, and Emerald

Route 11825Walking in tall grass or a cave1%
Route 11925Walking in tall grass or a cave1%
Route 12025Walking in tall grass or a cave1%
Route 12125Walking in tall grass or a cave1%
Route 12325Walking in tall grass or a cave1%

Moves Moves


Color ChangeChanges type to match when hit by a damaging move.

Level-up Moves

1ScratchNormalPhysical4035100%Inflicts regular damage with no additional effect.
1ThiefDarkPhysical4010100%Takes the target's item.
1AstonishGhostPhysical3015100%Has a 30% chance to make the target flinch.
1LickGhostPhysical2030100%Has a 30% chance to paralyze the target.
1Tail WhipNormalNone--30100%Lowers the target's Defense by one stage.
4BindNormalPhysical152085%Prevents the target from fleeing and inflicts damage for 2-5 turns.
7Faint AttackDarkPhysical6020--Never misses.
12Fury SwipesNormalPhysical181580%Hits 2-5 times in one turn.
17PsybeamPsychicSpecial6520100%Has a 10% chance to confuse the target.
24ScreechNormalNone--4085%Lowers the target's Defense by two stages.
31SlashNormalPhysical7020100%Has an increased chance for a critical hit.
40SubstituteNormalNone--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.
49AncientpowerRockSpecial605100%Has a 10% chance to raise all of the user's stats by one stage.


TM1Focus PunchFightingPhysical15020100%If the user takes damage before attacking, the attack is canceled.
TM3Water PulseWaterSpecial6020100%Has a 20% chance to confuse the target.
TM6ToxicPoisonNone--1090%Badly poisons the target, inflicting more damage every 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.
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.
TM22SolarbeamGrassSpecial12010100%Requires a turn to charge before attacking.
TM23Iron TailSteelPhysical1001575%Has a 30% chance to lower the target's Defense by one stage.
TM24ThunderboltElectricSpecial9515100%Has a 10% chance to paralyze the target.
TM25ThunderElectricSpecial1201070%Has a 30% chance to paralyze the target.
TM27ReturnNormalPhysical120100%Power increases with happiness, up to a maximum of 102.
TM28DigGroundPhysical8010100%User digs underground, dodging all attacks, and hits next turn.
TM30Shadow BallGhostSpecial8015100%Has a 20% chance to lower the target's Special Defense by one stage.
TM31Brick BreakFightingPhysical7515100%Destroys Reflect and Light Screen.
TM32Double TeamNormalNone--15--Raises the user's evasion by one stage.
TM34Shock WaveElectricSpecial6020--Never misses.
TM35FlamethrowerFireSpecial9515100%Has a 10% chance to burn the target.
TM38Fire BlastFireSpecial120585%Has a 10% chance to burn the target.
TM39Rock TombRockPhysical501080%Has a 100% chance to lower the target's Speed by one stage.
TM40Aerial AceFlyingPhysical6020--Never misses.
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.
TM48Skill SwapPsychicNone--10--User and target swap abilities.
TM49SnatchDarkNone--10--Steals the target's move, if it's self-targeted.
HM1CutNormalPhysical503095%Inflicts regular damage with no additional effect.
HM4StrengthNormalPhysical8015100%Inflicts regular damage with no additional effect.
HM5FlashNormalNone--20100%Lowers the target's accuracy by one stage.
HM6Rock SmashFightingPhysical4015100%Has a 50% chance to lower the target's Defense by one stage.

Egg Moves


Stats Stats

at level 100 Base Hindering (90%) Neutral (100%) Beneficial (110%)
230 - 324230 - 324230 - 324
166 - 251185 - 279203 - 306
130 - 215145 - 239159 - 262
Sp. Attack60
112 - 197125 - 219137 - 240
Sp. Defense120
220 - 305245 - 339269 - 372
76 - 16185 - 17993 - 196

Other Stats

Base Experience Max Experience Catch Rate Happiness EV Yields
132 1,059,860 200 70 Special Defense: 1 point

Damage Taken

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

Images Images


Flavor Text Flavortext

Black 2It can freely change its body's color. The zigzag pattern on its belly doesn't change, however.
White 2
HeartGoldIt changes its shading to match its surroundings so it can sneak up on prey. Only its belly patterns stay fixed.
RubyKECLEON is capable of changing its body colors at will to blend in with its surroundings. There is one exception - this Pokemon can't change the zigzag pattern on its belly.
SapphireKECLEON alters its body coloration to blend in with its surroundings, allowing it to sneak up on its prey unnoticed. Then it lashes out with its long, stretchy tongue to instantly ensnare the unsuspecting target.
EmeraldA Pokemon that has the ability to alter its body colors to match its surroundings. A KECLEON reverts to its original colors if it is startled.
FireRedIt changes body color to blend in with its surroundings. It also changes color if it is happy or sad.

Other Other

Name Etymology As in chameleon
351 #351 Castform #353 Shuppet 353