275 #275 Shiftry #277 Swellow 277

Taillow Taillow #276 - Tinyswallow Pokemon

Hear Taillow's Cry
types NormalFlying
gender 50.0% Male50.0% Female
height 1'0" 0.3 m
weight 5.1 lb. 2.3 kg
National: #276 | Hoenn: #025

Family Family

#276 - Taillow
#277 - Swellow
Lv. 22


Egg Groups Steps to Hatch
Flying 3,825

Moves Moves


GutsIncreases Attack to 1.5× with a major status ailment.

Level-up Moves

1GrowlNormalNone--40100%Lowers the target's Attack by one stage.
1PeckFlyingPhysical3535100%Inflicts regular damage with no additional effect.
4Focus EnergyNormalNone--30--Increases the user's chance to score a critical hit.
8Quick AttackNormalPhysical4030100%Inflicts regular damage with no additional effect.
13Wing AttackFlyingPhysical6035100%Inflicts regular damage with no additional effect.
19Double TeamNormalNone--15--Raises the user's evasion by one stage.
26EndeavorNormalPhysical15100%Lowers the target's HP to equal the user's.
34Aerial AceFlyingPhysical6020--Never misses.
43AgilityPsychicNone--30--Raises the user's Speed by two stages.
53Air SlashFlyingSpecial752095%Has a 30% chance to make the target flinch.


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.
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.
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.
TM47Steel WingSteelPhysical702590%Has a 10% chance to raise the user's Defense by one stage.
TM51RoostFlyingNone--10--Heals the user by half its max HP.
TM58EndureNormalNone--10--Prevents the user's HP from lowering below 1 this turn.
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.
TM87SwaggerNormalNone--1590%Raises the target's Attack by two stages and confuses the target.
TM88PluckFlyingPhysical6020100%If target has a berry, inflicts double damage and uses the berry.
TM89U-turnBugPhysical7020100%User must switch out after attacking.
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.
HM2FlyFlyingPhysical901595%User flies high into the air, dodging all attacks, and hits next turn.

Egg Moves

WhirlwindNormalNone--20100%Immediately ends wild battles. Forces trainers to switch Pokemon.
SupersonicNormalNone--2055%Confuses the target.
RageNormalPhysical2020100%If the user is hit after using this move, its Attack rises by one stage.
Mirror MoveFlyingNone--20--Uses the target's last used move.
Sky AttackFlyingPhysical140590%User charges for one turn before attacking. Has a 30% chance to make the target flinch.
PursuitDarkPhysical4020100%If the target leaves battle this turn, user will hit the target with double power and then hit its replacement normally.
RefreshNormalNone--20--Cleanses the user of a burn, paralysis, or poison.
Brave BirdFlyingPhysical12015100%User receives 1/3 the damage inflicted in recoil.

Stats Stats

at level 100 Base Hindering (90%) Neutral (100%) Beneficial (110%)
190 - 284190 - 284190 - 284
103 - 188115 - 209126 - 229
58 - 14365 - 15971 - 174
Sp. Attack30
58 - 14365 - 15971 - 174
Sp. Defense30
58 - 14365 - 15971 - 174
157 - 242175 - 269192 - 295

Other Stats

Base Experience Max Experience Catch Rate Happiness EV Yields
59 1,059,860 200 70 Speed: 1 point

Damage Taken

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

Images Images


Flavor Text Flavortext

Black 2It has a gutsy spirit that makes it bravely take on tough foes. It flies in search of warm climates.
White 2
HeartGoldWhen it gets cold, they migrate, flying over 180 miles a day. It hunts for tasty prey.
RubyTAILLOW courageously stands its ground against foes, however strong they may be. This gutsy Pokemon will remain defiant even after a loss. On the other hand, it cries loudly if it becomes hungry.
SapphireTAILLOW is young - it has only just left its nest. As a result, it sometimes becomes lonesome and cries at night. This Pokemon feeds on WURMPLE that live in forests.
EmeraldAlthough it is small, it is very courageous. It will take on a larger SKARMORY on an equal footing. However, its will weakens if it becomes hungry.
FireRedIt dislikes cold seasons. They migrate to other lands in search of warmth, flying over 180 miles a day.

Other Other

Name Etymology Tail + swallow
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