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Nincada Nincada #290 - Trainee Pokemon

Nincada
Hear Nincada's Cry
types BugGround
gender 50.0% Male50.0% Female
height 2'8" 0.5 m
weight 12.1 lb. 5.5 kg
generation
National: #290 | Hoenn: #042

Family Family

Breeding

Egg Groups Steps to Hatch
Bug 3,825

Moves Moves

Abilities

CompoundeyesIncreases moves' accuracy to 1.3×.

Level-up Moves

Lv.MoveTypeClassPow.PPAcc.Effect

TMs/HMs

#MoveTypeClassPow.PPAcc.Effect

Egg Moves

MoveTypeClassPow.PPAcc.Effect

Stats Stats

at level 100 Base Hindering (90%) Neutral (100%) Beneficial (110%)
HP31
Statbar
172 - 266172 - 266172 - 266
Attack45
Statbar
85 - 17095 - 189104 - 207
Defense90
Statbar
166 - 251185 - 279203 - 306
Sp. Attack30
Statbar
58 - 14365 - 15971 - 174
Sp. Defense30
Statbar
58 - 14365 - 15971 - 174
Speed40
Statbar
76 - 16185 - 17993 - 196
TOTAL 266
Statbar

Other Stats

Base Experience Max Experience Catch Rate Happiness EV Yields
65 600,000 255 70 Defense: 1 point

Images Images

BlackNincadaNincadaNincadaNincada
White
DiamondNincadaNincadaNincadaNincada
Pearl
PlatinumNincadaNincadaNincadaNincada
HeartGoldNincadaNincadaNincadaNincada
SoulSilver
RubyNincadaNincadaNincadaNincada
Sapphire
EmeraldNincadaNincada

Flavor Text Flavortext

Black 2It grows underground, sensing its surroundings using antennae instead of its virtually blind eyes.
White 2
Black
White
Diamond
Pearl
Platinum
HeartGoldIt can sometimes live underground for more than 10 years. It absorbs nutrients from the roots of trees.
SoulSilver
RubyNINCADA lives underground for many years in complete darkness. This POKeMON absorbs nutrients from the roots of trees. It stays motionless as it waits for evolution.
SapphireNINCADA lives underground. It uses its sharp claws to carve the roots of trees and absorb moisture and nutrients. This POKeMON can't withstand bright sunlight so avoids it.
EmeraldIt makes its nest at the roots of a mighty tree. Using its whiskerlike antennae, it probes its surroundings in the pitch-black darkness of soil.
FireRedBecause it lived almost entirely underground, it is nearly blind. It uses its antennae instead.
LeafGreen

Other Other

Name Etymology Ninja + cicada
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