048 #048 Venonat #050 Diglett 050

Venomoth Venomoth #049 - Poison Moth Pokemon

Venomoth
Hear Venomoth's Cry
types BugPoison
gender 50.0% Male50.0% Female
height 5'11" 1.5 m
weight 27.6 lb. 12.5 kg
generation
National: #049 | Johto: #109

Family Family

General048
#048 - Venonat
Level049
#049 - Venomoth
Lv. 31

Breeding

Egg Groups Steps to Hatch
Bug 5,100

049 Locations

Where to catch Venomoth in Pokemon Diamond and Pearl

AreaLevelsMethodRarity
Route 22950Walking in tall grass or a cave20%

Where to catch Venomoth in Pokemon Platinum

AreaLevelsMethodRarity
Route 22949Walking in tall grass or a cave20%

Where to catch Venomoth in Pokemon HeartGold and SoulSilver

AreaLevelsMethodRarity
Route 2414Walking in tall grass or a cave5%
Route 258Walking in tall grass or a cave20%

Moves Moves

Abilities

Shield DustProtects against incoming moves' extra effects.
Tinted LensDoubles damage inflicted with not-very-effective moves.

Level-up Moves

Lv.MoveTypeClassPow.PPAcc.Effect
1TackleNormalPhysical5035100%Inflicts regular damage with no additional effect.
1SupersonicNormalNone--2055%Confuses the target.
1DisableNormalNone--20100%Disables the target's last used move for 1-8 turns.
1ForesightNormalNone--40--Forces the target to have no Evade, and allows it to be hit by Normal and Fighting moves even if it's a Ghost.
1Silver WindBugSpecial605100%Has a 10% chance to raise all of the user's stats by one stage.
5SupersonicNormalNone--2055%Confuses the target.
11ConfusionPsychicSpecial5025100%Has a 10% chance to confuse the target.
13PoisonpowderPoisonNone--3575%Poisons the target.
17Leech LifeBugPhysical2015100%Heals the user by half the damage inflicted.
23Stun SporeGrassNone--3075%Paralyzes the target.
25PsybeamPsychicSpecial6520100%Has a 10% chance to confuse the target.
29Sleep PowderGrassNone--1575%Puts the target to sleep.
31GustFlyingSpecial4035100%Inflicts regular damage and can hit Pokemon in the air.
37Signal BeamBugSpecial7515100%Has a 10% chance to confuse the target.
41Zen HeadbuttPsychicPhysical801590%Has a 20% chance to make the target flinch.
47Poison FangPoisonPhysical5015100%Has a 30% chance to badly poison the target.
55PsychicPsychicSpecial9010100%Has a 10% chance to lower the target's Special Defense by one stage.
59Bug BuzzBugSpecial9010100%Has a 10% chance to lower the target's Special Defense by one stage.

TMs/HMs

#MoveTypeClassPow.PPAcc.Effect
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.
TM15Hyper BeamNormalSpecial150590%User foregoes its next turn to recharge.
TM17ProtectNormalNone--10--Prevents any moves from hitting the user this turn.
TM19Giga DrainGrassSpecial7510100%Heals the user by half the damage inflicted.
TM21FrustrationNormalPhysical120100%Power increases as happiness decreases, up to a maximum of 102.
TM22SolarbeamGrassSpecial12010100%Requires a turn to charge before attacking.
TM27ReturnNormalPhysical120100%Power increases with happiness, up to a maximum of 102.
TM29PsychicPsychicSpecial9010100%Has a 10% chance to lower the target's Special Defense by one stage.
TM32Double TeamNormalNone--15--Raises the user's evasion by one stage.
TM36Sludge BombPoisonSpecial9010100%Has a 30% chance to poison the target.
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.
TM51RoostFlyingNone--10--Heals the user by half its max HP.
TM53Energy BallGrassSpecial8010100%Has a 10% chance to lower the target's Special Defense by one stage.
TM58EndureNormalNone--10--Prevents the user's HP from lowering below 1 this turn.
TM62Silver WindBugSpecial605100%Has a 10% chance to raise all of the user's stats by one stage.
TM68Giga ImpactNormalPhysical150590%User foregoes its next turn to recharge.
TM70FlashNormalNone--20100%Lowers the target's accuracy by one stage.
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.
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.

Egg Moves

MoveTypeClassPow.PPAcc.Effect
AgilityPsychicNone--30--Raises the user's Speed by two stages.
ScreechNormalNone--4085%Lowers the target's Defense by two stages.
Giga DrainGrassSpecial7510100%Heals the user by half the damage inflicted.
Baton PassNormalNone--40--Allows the trainer to switch out the user and pass effects along to its replacement.
Morning SunNormalNone--5--Heals the user by half its max HP. Affected by weather.
Signal BeamBugSpecial7515100%Has a 10% chance to confuse the target.
Toxic SpikesPoisonNone--20--Scatters poisoned spikes, poisoning opposing Pokemon that switch in.
Bug BiteBugPhysical6020100%If target has a berry, inflicts double damage and uses the berry.

Stats Stats

at level 100 Base Hindering (90%) Neutral (100%) Beneficial (110%)
HP70
Statbar
250 - 344250 - 344250 - 344
Attack65
Statbar
121 - 206135 - 229148 - 251
Defense60
Statbar
112 - 197125 - 219137 - 240
Sp. Attack90
Statbar
166 - 251185 - 279203 - 306
Sp. Defense75
Statbar
139 - 224155 - 249170 - 273
Speed90
Statbar
166 - 251185 - 279203 - 306
TOTAL 450
Statbar

Other Stats

Base Experience Max Experience Catch Rate Happiness EV Yields
138 1,000,000 75 70 Special Attack: 1 point
Speed: 1 point

Images Images

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Flavor Text Flavortext

Black 2It flutters its wings to scatter dustlike scales. The scales leach toxins if they contact skin.
White 2
Black
White
DiamondIt flutters its wings to scatter dustlike scales. The scales leach toxins if they contact skin.
Pearl
Platinum
HeartGoldWhen it attacks, it flaps its large wings violently to scatter its poisonous powder all around.
SoulSilverThe powder on its wings is poisonous if it is dark in hue. If it is light in hue, it causes paralysis.
RubyVENOMOTH is nocturnal - it is a Pokemon that only becomes active at night. Its favorite prey are small insects that gather around streetlights, attracted by the light in the darkness.
Sapphire
Emerald
FireRedThe wings are covered with dustlike scales. Every time it flaps its wings, it looses highly toxic dust.
LeafGreenThe dustlike scales covering its wings are color-coded to indicate the kinds of poison it has.
GoldWhen it attacks, it flaps its large wings violently to scatter its poisonous powder all around.
SilverThe powder on its wings is poisonous if it is dark in color. If it is light, it causes paralysis.
CrystalThe scales it scatters will paralyze anyone who touches them, making that person unable to stand.
RedThe dust-like scales covering its wings are color coded to indicate the kinds of poison it has.
Blue
YellowThe powdery scales on its wings are hard to remove. They also contain poison that leaks out on contact.

Other Other

Name Etymology Veno (as in venom) + moth
048 #048 Venonat #050 Diglett 050