Weedle

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Bug
Poison
Weedle
ビードル Biidoru
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Hairy Bug Pokémon
Pokédex
National
Butterfree
013
Kakuna
Johto
027
Hoenn
215
Sinnoh
Unova
Kalos
Alola
Ability Gender
Shield Dust
Run Away (Dream World)
50% ♀
50% ♂
Pokédex color Egg groups
Brown Bug
Weight Height
7.1 lbs. 3.2kg 1'00" 0.3 m
Body style Footprint
Body02.png F013.png
Cry
Azurilland Pokédex
HP Attack Defense
40 35 30
Sp. Attack Sp. Defense Speed
20 20 50
Total
195

Weedle (pronunciation: WEED-l) is a Bug/Poison-type Pokémon introduced in Generation I.

Appearance

Weedle is a small insect-like Pokémon appearing as a brown caterpillar with large stingers on both its tail and head. Across Weedle's underside are small, pink nubs which it uses to move. On its head, Weedle has two beady black eyes above a large pink nose.

Special Abilities

Weedle has the ability Shield Dust, which will block any side effect caused by an opposing attack.

Weedle has a large stinger on its head. This stinger, according to the Pokédex, measures around two inches and is very toxic. Furthermore, the Pokédex states that Weedle are brightly colored so as to warn any potential predators.

Evolution

Weedle evolves into Kakuna once it reaches level 7, which can then further evolve at level 10 into Beedrill.

In the anime

Weedle first appeared in the episode Challenge of the Samurai, where Ash Ketchum attempted to catch one in the Viridian Forest. Ash was preparing to throw a Poké Ball at this particular Weedle when a trainer distracted him, allowing the Pokémon to escape.

In the manga

Green owns a Weedle, and once offered it to Red in exchange for his Butterfree.

Game info

Locations

Version(s) Location Rarity
Red/Blue Viridian Forest, 25
Route 2, 24(Blue only)
Common(Red)
Uncommon(Blue)
Yellow Trade None
Gold/Silver Bug-Catching Contest(Gold only)
Ilex Forest, National Park, Route 2, 30, 31, Trees
Uncommon(Gold)
Common(Silver)
Crystal Ilex Forest, National Park, Route 2, 30, 31 Uncommon
Ruby/ Sapphire Trade None
Emerald Trade None
FireRed/ LeafGreen Viridian Forest, Pattern Bush, Route 2, 25 Common
Diamond/ Pearl Route 204 Dongle (LeafGreen)
Platinum Eterna Forest, Route 204 Dongle (LeafGreen)
HeartGold/SoulSilver National Park, Bug-Catching Contest, Route 2, 30, 31, Ilex Forest, Headbutt trees, Viridian Forest Common
Black/White Breed Kakuna or Beedrill (Black only) None
Black 2/White 2 Breed Beedrill (Black 2 only) None
X/Y Route 2 (X only), Santalune Forest Common

Spin-off game locations

Game(s) Location
Pokémon Trozei! Secret Storage 9, 17, Endless Level 15, Mr. Who's Den
Red Rescue Team & Blue Rescue Team Silent Chasm (1-6F), Mt. Thunder (1-4F), Joyous Tower (28-34F), Oddity Cave (1-4BF)
Explorers of Time & Explorers of Darkness Apple Woods (4-9F)
Pokémon Ranger: Shadows of Almia Vien Forest
Pokémon Rumble Silent Forest
PokéPark Wii: Pikachu's Adventure Meadow Zone


Pokédex entries

Red Blue
Often found in forests, eating leaves. It has a sharp venomous stinger on its head.
Yellow
Beware of the sharp stinger on its head. It hides in grass and bushes where it eats leaves.
Gold
Its poison stinger is very powerful. Its bright-colored body is intended to warn off its enemies.
Silver
It attacks using a two-inch poison barb on its head. It can usually be found under the leaves it eats.
Crystal
The barb on top of its head secretes a strong poison. It uses this toxic barb to protect itself.
Ruby
Weedle has an extremely acute sense of smell. It is capable of distinguishing its favorite kinds of leaves from those it dislikes just by sniffing with its big red proboscis nose.
Sapphire
Weedle has an extremely acute sense of smell. It is capable of distinguishing its favorite kinds of leaves from those it dislikes just by sniffing with its big red proboscis nose.
Emerald
A Weedle has an extremely acute sense of smell. It distinguishes its favorite kinds of leaves from those it dislikes by sniffing with its big red proboscis nose.
FireRed
Often found in forests and grasslands. It has a sharp, toxic barb of around two inches on top of its head.
LeafGreen
Often found in forests, eating leaves. It has a sharp stinger on its head that injects poison.
Diamond
It eats its weight in leaves every day. It fends off attackers with the needle on its head.
Pearl
It eats its weight in leaves every day. It fends off attackers with the needle on its head.
Platinum
It eats its weight in leaves every day. It fends off attackers with the needle on its head.
HeartGold
Its poison stinger is very powerful. Its bright-colored body is intended to warn off its enemies.
SoulSilver
It attacks using a two-inch poison barb on its head. It can usually be found under the leaves it eats.
Black
It eats its weight in leaves every day. It fends off attackers with the needle on its head.
White
It eats its weight in leaves every day. It fends off attackers with the needle on its head.
Black 2
It eats its weight in leaves every day. It fends off attackers with the needle on its head.
White 2
It eats its weight in leaves every day. It fends off attackers with the needle on its head.
X
Often found in forests and grasslands. It has a sharp, toxic barb of around two inches on top of its head.
Y
Its poison stinger is very powerful. Its bright-colored body is intended to warn off its enemies.
Omega Ruby
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Alpha Sapphire
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Sun
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Moon
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Learnset

Generation I

Main article: Weedle/Learnset Generation I

Generation II

Main article: Weedle/Learnset Generation II

Generation III

Main article: Weedle/Learnset Generation III

Generation IV

Main article: Weedle/Learnset Generation IV

Generation V

Leveling
Level Move Power Accuracy PP Type Damage Type Contest Type Appeal Jam
1 Poison Sting 15 100% 35 Poison Physical


1 String Shot 95% 40 Bug Status


15 Bug Bite 60 100% 20 Bug Physical


Bold indicates this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.
Italic indicates an evolved or alternate form of this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.


Sprites

I Red Blue Yellow Red (JP) Green (JP) Back
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II Gold Silver Crystal Back
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Goldsprs013.png Silversprs013.png Crystalsprs013.gif Goldsilverbacksprs013.png
III Ruby Sapphire Emerald FireRed LeafGreen Back
Rubysaphirespr013.gif Emeraldspr013.gif Fireredleafgreenspr013.png Rubysaphirebackspr013.png
Rubysaphiresprs013.gif Emeraldsprs013.gif Fireredleafgreensprs013.png Rubysaphirebacksprs013.png
IV Diamond Pearl Platinum HeartGold SoulSilver Back
Diamondpearlspr013.png Diamondpearlspr013.png Heartgsoulsspr013.png Diamondpearlbackspr013.png
Diamondpearlsprs013.png Diamondpearlsprs013.png Heartgsoulssprs013.png Diamondpearlbacksprs013.png
V Black White Black 2 White 2 Back
File:Weedle BW.gif Weedle BW Back.gif
Shiny Weedle BW.gif Shiny Weedle BW Back.gif

Origins

Weedle appears to be based off a caterpillar whilst its name may come from worm and needle or a mispronunciation of weevil.

Trivia

  • Despite its species being the Hairy Bug Pokémon, it lacks hair.
  • Prior to Generation V, Weedle was the only brown Bug-type.
  • Weedle is the only Pokémon that cannot learn any Normal type moves.

References