264 #264 Linoone #266 Silcoon 266

Wurmple Wurmple #265 - Worm Pokemon

Wurmple
Hear Wurmple's Cry
type Bug
gender 50.0% Male50.0% Female
height 1'0" 0.3 m
weight 7.9 lb. 3.6 kg
generation
National: #265 | Hoenn: #014 | Sinnoh: #048

Family Family

Breeding

Egg Groups Steps to Hatch
Bug 3,825

265 Locations

Where to catch Wurmple in Pokemon Ruby and Sapphire

AreaLevelsMethodRarity
Petalburg Woods5-6Walking in tall grass or a cave25%
Route 1012-3Walking in tall grass or a cave45%
Route 1023-4Walking in tall grass or a cave30%
Route 1044-5Walking in tall grass or a cave30%

Where to catch Wurmple in Pokemon Emerald

AreaLevelsMethodRarity
Petalburg Woods5-6Walking in tall grass or a cave25%
Route 1012-3Walking in tall grass or a cave45%
Route 1023-4Walking in tall grass or a cave30%
Route 1044Walking in tall grass or a cave20%

Moves Moves

Abilities

Shield DustProtects against incoming moves' extra effects.

Level-up Moves

Lv.MoveTypeClassPow.PPAcc.Effect
1TackleNormalPhysical5035100%Inflicts regular damage with no additional effect.
1String ShotBugNone--4095%Lowers the target's Speed by one stage.
5Poison StingPoisonPhysical1535100%Has a 30% chance to poison the target.

TMs/HMs

#MoveTypeClassPow.PPAcc.Effect

Egg Moves

MoveTypeClassPow.PPAcc.Effect

Stats Stats

at level 100 Base Hindering (90%) Neutral (100%) Beneficial (110%)
HP45
Statbar
200 - 294200 - 294200 - 294
Attack45
Statbar
85 - 17095 - 189104 - 207
Defense35
Statbar
67 - 15275 - 16982 - 185
Sp. Attack20
Statbar
40 - 12545 - 13949 - 152
Sp. Defense30
Statbar
58 - 14365 - 15971 - 174
Speed20
Statbar
40 - 12545 - 13949 - 152
TOTAL 195
Statbar

Other Stats

Base Experience Max Experience Catch Rate Happiness EV Yields
54 1,000,000 255 70 HP: 1 point

Images Images

BlackWurmpleWurmpleWurmpleWurmple
White
DiamondWurmpleWurmpleWurmpleWurmple
Pearl
PlatinumWurmpleWurmpleWurmpleWurmple
HeartGoldWurmpleWurmpleWurmpleWurmple
SoulSilver
RubyWurmpleWurmpleWurmpleWurmple
Sapphire
EmeraldWurmpleWurmple

Flavor Text Flavortext

Black 2Often targeted by bird Pokemon, it desperately resists by releasing poison from its tail spikes.
White 2
Black
White
Diamond
Pearl
Platinum
HeartGoldIt lives among the tall grass and in forests. It repels attacks by raising up the spikes on its rear.
SoulSilver
RubyUsing the spikes on its rear end, WURMPLE peels the bark off trees and feeds on the sap that oozes out. This POKeMON's feet are tipped with suction pads that allow it to cling to glass without slipping.
SapphireWURMPLE is targeted by SWELLOW as prey. This POKeMON will try to resist by pointing the spikes on its rear at the attacking predator. It will weaken the foe by leaking poison from the spikes.
EmeraldIt sticks to tree branches and eats leaves. The thread it spits from its mouth, which becomes gooey when it touches air, slows the movement of its foes.
FireRedIt lives amidst tall grass and in forests. When attacked, it resists by pointing its venomous spikes at the foe.
LeafGreen

Other Other

Name Etymology Worm + ple (as in purple)
264 #264 Linoone #266 Silcoon 266