031 #031 Nidoqueen #033 Nidorino 033

Nidoran M Nidoran M #032 - Poison Pin Pokemon

Nidoran M
Hear Nidoran M's Cry
type Poison
gender 100.0% Male
height 2'8" 0.5 m
weight 19.8 lb. 9.0 kg
generation
National: #032 | Johto: #098

Family Family

Breeding

Egg Groups Steps to Hatch
Monster | Ground 5,100

032 Locations

Where to catch Nidoran M in Pokemon Diamond

AreaLevelsMethodRarity
Route 2012Walking in tall grass or a cave2%

Where to catch Nidoran M in Pokemon Pearl

AreaLevelsMethodRarity
Route 2013Walking in tall grass or a cave20%

Where to catch Nidoran M in Pokemon Platinum

AreaLevelsMethodRarity
Route 2012-3Walking in tall grass or a cave11%

Where to catch Nidoran M in Pokemon HeartGold

AreaLevelsMethodRarity
Route 3512Walking in tall grass or a cave30%
Route 3612Walking in tall grass or a cave30%

Where to catch Nidoran M in Pokemon SoulSilver

AreaLevelsMethodRarity
Route 3512Walking in tall grass or a cave30%
Route 3612-13Walking in tall grass or a cave50%

Moves Moves

Abilities

Poison PointHas a 30% chance of poisoning attacking Pokemon on contact.
RivalryIncreases damage inflicted to 1.25× against Pokemon of the same gender, but decreases damage to 0.75× against the opposite gender.

Level-up Moves

Lv.MoveTypeClassPow.PPAcc.Effect
1LeerNormalNone--30100%Lowers the target's Defense by one stage.
1PeckFlyingPhysical3535100%Inflicts regular damage with no additional effect.
7Focus EnergyNormalNone--30--Increases the user's chance to score a critical hit.
9Double KickFightingPhysical3030100%Hits twice in one turn.
13Poison StingPoisonPhysical1535100%Has a 30% chance to poison the target.
19Fury AttackNormalPhysical152085%Hits 2-5 times in one turn.
21Horn AttackNormalPhysical6525100%Inflicts regular damage with no additional effect.
25Helping HandNormalNone--20--Ally's next move inflicts half more damage.
31Toxic SpikesPoisonNone--20--Scatters poisoned spikes, poisoning opposing Pokemon that switch in.
33FlatterDarkNone--15100%Raises the target's Special Attack by one stage and confuses the target.
37Poison JabPoisonPhysical8020100%Has a 30% chance to poison the target.
43CaptivateNormalNone--20100%Lowers the target's Special Attack by two stages if it's the opposite gender.
45Horn DrillNormalPhysical1530%Causes a one-hit KO.

TMs/HMs

#MoveTypeClassPow.PPAcc.Effect
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.
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.
TM32Double TeamNormalNone--15--Raises the user's evasion by one stage.
TM34Shock WaveElectricSpecial6020--Never misses.
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.
TM58EndureNormalNone--10--Prevents the user's HP from lowering below 1 this turn.
TM65Shadow ClawGhostPhysical7015100%Has an increased chance for a critical hit.
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.
TM84Poison JabPoisonPhysical8020100%Has a 30% chance to poison the target.
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.
HM4StrengthNormalPhysical8015100%Inflicts regular damage with no additional effect.
HM6Rock SmashFightingPhysical4015100%Has a 50% chance to lower the target's Defense by one stage.

Egg Moves

MoveTypeClassPow.PPAcc.Effect
Take DownNormalPhysical902085%User receives 1/4 the damage it inflicts in recoil.
SupersonicNormalNone--2055%Confuses the target.
DisableNormalNone--20100%Disables the target's last used move for 1-8 turns.
CounterFightingPhysical120100%Inflicts twice the damage the user received from the last physical hit it took.
ConfusionPsychicSpecial5025100%Has a 10% chance to confuse the target.
AmnesiaPsychicNone--20--Raises the user's Special Defense by two stages.
Beat UpDarkPhysical110100%Hits once for every conscious Pokemon the trainer has.
Sucker PunchDarkPhysical805100%Only works if the target is about to use a damaging move.
Head SmashRockPhysical150580%User receives 1/2 the damage inflicted in recoil.

Stats Stats

at level 100 Base Hindering (90%) Neutral (100%) Beneficial (110%)
HP46
Statbar
202 - 296202 - 296202 - 296
Attack57
Statbar
107 - 191119 - 213130 - 234
Defense40
Statbar
76 - 16185 - 17993 - 196
Sp. Attack40
Statbar
76 - 16185 - 17993 - 196
Sp. Defense40
Statbar
76 - 16185 - 17993 - 196
Speed50
Statbar
94 - 179105 - 199115 - 218
TOTAL 273
Statbar

Other Stats

Base Experience Max Experience Catch Rate Happiness EV Yields
60 1,059,860 235 70 Attack: 1 point

Images Images

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Flavor Text Flavortext

Black 2It scans its surroundings by raising its ears out of the grass. Its toxic horn is for protection.
White 2
Black
White
DiamondIt scans its surroundings by raising its ears out of the grass. Its toxic horn is for protection.
Pearl
Platinum
HeartGoldIt is small, but its horn is filled with poison. It charges then stabs with the horn to inject poison.
SoulSilverIt raises its big ears to check its surroundings. It will strike first if it senses any danger.
RubyThe male NIDORAN has developed muscles for moving its ears. Thanks to them, the ears can be freely moved in any direction. Even the slightest sound does not escape this POKeMON's notice.
Sapphire
Emerald
FireRedIts large ears are flapped like wings when it is listening to distant sounds. It extends toxic barbs when angered.
LeafGreenIt stiffens its ears to sense danger. The larger its horns, the more powerful its secreted venom.
GoldIt is small, but its horn is filled with poison. It charges then stabs with the horn to inject poison.
SilverIt raises its big ears to check its surroundings. It will strike first if it senses any danger.
CrystalIt constantly moves its large ears in many directions in order to detect danger right away.
RedStiffens its ears to sense danger. The larger its horns, the more powerful its secreted venom.
Blue
YellowIts large ears are always kept upright. If it senses danger, it will attack with a poisonous sting.

Other Other

Name Etymology Nido (as in the meaning for twins in Japanese) + ran (as in run)
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