Butterfree/Previous Generation Learnsets

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Generation I

Via Level-Up

Red/Blue

Level Up
Level Move Type Power Accuracy Class
Start Confusion Psychic.gif 50 100 Special.png
12 Confusion Psychic.gif 50 100 Special.png
15 Poisonpowder Poison.gif -- 75 Other.png
16 Stun Spore Grass.gif -- 75 Other.png
17 Sleep Powder Grass.gif -- 75 Other.png
21 Supersonic Normal.gif -- 55 Other.png
26 Whirlwind Normal.gif -- 85 Other.png
32 Psybeam Psychic.gif 65 100 Special.png

Yellow

Level Up
Level Move Type Power Accuracy Class
Start Confusion Psychic.gif 50 100 Special.png
10 Confusion Psychic.gif 50 100 Special.png
13 Poisonpowder Poison.gif -- 75 Other.png
14 Stun Spore Grass.gif -- 75 Other.png
15 Sleep Powder Grass.gif -- 75 Other.png
18 Supersonic Normal.gif -- 55 Other.png
23 Whirlwind Normal.gif -- 85 Other.png
28 Gust Normal.gif 40 100 Physical.png
34 Psybeam Psychic.gif 65 100 Special.png

Via TM/HM

TM/HM - Gen 1
TM/HM No. Move Type Power Accuracy Class
TM02 Razor Wind Normal.gif 80 75 Physical.png
TM04 Whirlwind Normal.gif -- 85 Other.png
TM06 Toxic Poison.gif -- 85 Other.png
TM09 Take Down Normal.gif 90 85 Physical.png
TM10 Double-Edge Normal.gif 100 100 Physical.png
TM15 Hyper Beam Normal.gif 150 90 Physical.png
TM20 Rage Normal.gif 20 100 Physical.png
TM21 Mega Drain Grass.gif 40 100 Special.png
TM22 Solarbeam Grass.gif 120 100 Special.png
TM29 Psychic Psychic.gif 90 100 Special.png
TM30 Teleport Psychic.gif -- -- Other.png
TM31 Mimic Normal.gif -- -- Other.png
TM32 Double Team Normal.gif -- -- Other.png
TM33 Reflect Psychic.gif -- -- Other.png
TM34 Bide Normal.gif -- -- Physical.png
TM39 Swift Normal.gif 60 -- Physical.png
TM44 Rest Psychic.gif -- -- Other.png
TM46 Psywave Psychic.gif  ? 80 Special.png
TM50 Substitute Normal.gif -- -- Other.png
HM05 Flash Normal.gif -- 70 Other.png

* HM05 Flash can only be learned in Yellow

Pre-Evolution Exclusive Moves

Caterpie

Via Level-Up
Level Up
Level Move Type Power Accuracy Class
Start Tackle Normal.gif 35 95 Physical.png
Start String Shot Bug.gif -- 95 Other.png

Metapod

Via Level-Up
Level Up
Level Move Type Power Accuracy Class
Start Harden Normal.gif -- -- Other.png

Generation II

Via Level-Up

Level Up
Level Move Type Power Accuracy Class
Start Confusion Psychic.gif 50 100 Special.png
10 Confusion Psychic.gif 50 100 Special.png
13 Poisonpowder Poison.gif -- 75 Other.png
14 Stun Spore Grass.gif -- 75 Other.png
15 Sleep Powder Grass.gif -- 75 Other.png
18 Supersonic Normal.gif -- 55 Other.png
23 Whirlwind Normal.gif -- 100 Other.png
28 Gust Flying.gif 40 100 Physical.png
34 Psybeam Psychic.gif 65 100 Special.png
40 Safeguard Normal.gif -- -- Other.png

Via TM/HM

TM/HM - Gen 2
TM/HM No. Move Type Power Accuracy Class
TM03 Curse ???.png -- -- Other.png
TM06 Toxic Poison.gif -- 85 Other.png
TM10 Hidden Power Normal.gif  ?? 100 Physical.png
TM11 Sunny Day Fire.gif -- -- Other.png
TM12 Sweet Scent Normal.gif -- -- Other.png
TM13 Snore Normal.gif 40 100 Physical.png
TM15 Hyper Beam Normal.gif 150 90 Special.png
TM17 Protect Normal.gif -- -- Other.png
TM19 Giga Drain Grass.gif 60 100 Special.png
TM20 Endure Normal.gif -- -- Other.png
TM21 Frustration Normal.gif  ?? 100 Physical.png
TM22 Solarbeam Grass.gif 120 100 Special.png
TM27 Return Normal.gif  ?? 100 Physical.png
TM29 Psychic Psychic.gif 90 100 Special.png
TM32 Double Team Normal.gif -- -- Other.png
TM34 Swagger Normal.gif 95 90 Other.png
TM35 Sleep Talk Normal.gif -- -- Other.png
TM39 Swift Normal.gif 60 -- Physical.png
TM44 Rest Psychic.gif -- -- Other.png
TM45 Attract Normal.gif -- 100 Other.png
TM50 Nightmare Ghost.gif -- 100 Other.png
HM05 Flash Normal.gif -- 70 Other.png

Via Breeding

Butterfree does not learn any Egg moves.

Pre-Evolution Exclusive Moves

Caterpie

Via Level-Up
Level Up
Level Move Type Power Accuracy Class
Start Tackle Normal.gif 35 95 Physical.png
Start String Shot Bug.gif -- 95 Other.png

Metapod

Via Level-Up
Level Up
Level Move Type Power Accuracy Class
Start Harden Normal.gif -- -- Other.png

Generation III

Via Level-Up

Level Up
Level Move Type Power Accuracy Class
Start Confusion Psychic.gif 50 100 Special.png
10 Confusion Psychic.gif 50 100 Special.png
13 Poisonpowder Poison.gif -- 75 Other.png
14 Stun Spore Grass.gif -- 75 Other.png
15 Sleep Powder Grass.gif -- 75 Other.png
18 Supersonic Normal.gif -- 55 Other.png
23 Whirlwind Normal.gif -- 100 Other.png
28 Gust Flying.gif 40 100 Physical.png
34 Psybeam Psychic.gif 65 100 Special.png
40 Safeguard Normal.gif -- -- Other.png
47 Silver Wind Bug.gif 60 100 Physical.png

Via TM/HM

TM/HM - Gen 3
TM/HM No. Move Type Power Accuracy Class
TM06 Toxic Poison.gif -- 85 Other.png
TM10 Hidden Power Normal.gif  ?? 100 Physical.png
TM11 Sunny Day Fire.gif -- -- Other.png
TM15 Hyper Beam Normal.gif 150 90 Special.png
TM17 Protect Normal.gif -- -- Other.png
TM18 Rain Dance Water.gif -- -- Other.png
TM19 Giga Drain Grass.gif 60 100 Special.png
TM20 Safeguard Normal.gif -- -- Other.png
TM21 Frustration Normal.gif  ?? 100 Physical.png
TM22 Solarbeam Grass.gif 120 100 Special.png
TM27 Return Normal.gif  ?? 100 Physical.png
TM29 Psychic Psychic.gif 90 100 Special.png
TM30 Shadow Ball Ghost.gif 80 100 Special.png
TM32 Double Team Normal.gif -- -- Other.png
TM40 Aerial Ace Flying.gif 60 -- Physical.png
TM42 Facade Normal.gif 70 100 Physical.png
TM43 Secret Power Normal.gif 70 100 Physical.png
TM44 Rest Psychic.gif -- -- Other.png
TM45 Attract Normal.gif -- 100 Other.png
TM46 Thief Dark.gif 40 100 Special.png
TM48 Skill Swap Psychic.gif -- -- Other.png
HM05 Flash Normal.gif -- 70 Other.png

Via Breeding

Butterfree does not learn any Egg moves.

Via Move Tutor

FireRed/LeafGreen

Move Type Power Accuracy Class
Double-Edge Normal.gif 120 100 Physical.png
Dream Eater Psychic.gif 100 100 Special.png
Mimic Normal.gif -- -- Other.png
Substitute Normal.gif -- -- Other.png

Emerald

Move Type Power Accuracy Class
Double-Edge Normal.gif 120 100 Physical.png
Dream Eater Psychic.gif 100 100 Special.png
Endure Normal.gif -- -- Other.png
Mimic Normal.gif -- -- Other.png
Sleep Talk Normal.gif -- -- Other.png
Snore Normal.gif 40 100 Physical.png
Substitute Normal.gif -- -- Other.png
Swagger Normal.gif -- 90 Other.png
Swift Normal.gif 60 -- Physical.png

XD: Gale of Darkness

Move Type Power Accuracy Class
Double-Edge Normal.gif 120 100 Physical.png
Dream Eater Psychic.gif 100 100 Special.png
Mimic Normal.gif -- -- Other.png
Nightmare Ghost.gif -- 100 Other.png
Substitute Normal.gif -- -- Other.png
Swagger Normal.gif -- 90 Other.png

Via Purification

XD: Gale of Darkness

Move Type Power Accuracy Class
Morning Sun Normal.gif -- -- Other.png

Pre-Evolution Exclusive Moves

Caterpie

Via Level-Up
Level Up
Level Move Type Power Accuracy Class
Start Tackle Normal.gif 35 95 Physical.png
Start String Shot Bug.gif -- 95 Other.png

Metapod

Via Level-Up
Level Up
Level Move Type Power Accuracy Class
Start Harden Normal.gif -- -- Other.png

Generation IV

Via Level-Up

Level Up
Level Move Type Power Accuracy Class
Start Confusion Psychic.gif 50 100 Special.png
10 Confusion Psychic.gif 50 100 Special.png
12 Poisonpowder Poison.gif -- 75 Other.png
12 Stun Spore Grass.gif -- 75 Other.png
12 Sleep Powder Grass.gif -- 75 Other.png
16 Gust Flying.gif 40 100 Special.png
18 Supersonic Normal.gif -- 55 Other.png
22 Whirlwind Normal.gif -- 100 Other.png
24 Psybeam Psychic.gif 65 100 Special.png
28 Silver Wind Bug.gif 60 100 Special.png
30 Tailwind Flying.gif -- -- Other.png
34 Safeguard Normal.gif -- -- Other.png
36 Captivate Normal.gif -- 100 Other.png
40 Bug Buzz Bug.gif 90 100 Special.png

Via TM/HM

TM/HM - Gen 4
TM/HM No. Move Type Power Accuracy Class
TM06 Toxic Poison.gif -- 85 Other.png
TM10 Hidden Power Normal.gif  ?? 100 Special.png
TM11 Sunny Day Fire.gif -- -- Other.png
TM15 Hyper Beam Normal.gif 150 90 Special.png
TM17 Protect Normal.gif -- -- Other.png
TM18 Rain Dance Water.gif -- -- Other.png
TM19 Giga Drain Grass.gif 60 100 Special.png
TM20 Safeguard Normal.gif -- -- Other.png
TM21 Frustration Normal.gif  ?? 100 Physical.png
TM22 Solarbeam Grass.gif 120 100 Special.png
TM27 Return Normal.gif  ?? 100 Physical.png
TM29 Psychic Psychic.gif 90 100 Special.png
TM30 Shadow Ball Ghost.gif 80 100 Special.png
TM32 Double Team Normal.gif -- -- Other.png
TM40 Aerial Ace Flying.gif 60 -- Physical.png
TM42 Facade Normal.gif 70 100 Physical.png
TM43 Secret Power Normal.gif 70 100 Physical.png
TM44 Rest Psychic.gif -- -- Other.png
TM45 Attract Normal.gif -- 100 Other.png
TM46 Thief Dark.gif 40 100 Physical.png
TM48 Skill Swap Psychic.gif -- -- Other.png
TM51 Roost Flying.gif -- -- Other.png
TM53 Energy Ball Grass.gif 80 100 Special.png
TM58 Endure Normal.gif -- -- Other.png
TM62 Silver Wind Bug.gif 60 100 Special.png
TM68 Giga Impact Normal.gif 150 90 Physical.png
TM70 Flash Normal.gif -- 100 Other.png
TM77 Psych Up Normal.gif -- -- Other.png
TM78 Captivate Normal.gif -- 100 Other.png
TM82 Sleep Talk Normal.gif -- -- Other.png
TM83 Natural Gift Normal.gif  ?? 100 Physical.png
TM85 Dream Eater Psychic.gif 100 100 Special.png
TM87 Swagger Normal.gif -- 90 Other.png
TM89 U-turn Bug.gif 70 100 Physical.png
TM90 Substitute Normal.gif -- -- Other.png
HM05 Defog Flying.gif -- -- Other.png

* HM05 Defog is exclusive to Diamond, Pearl and Platinum

Via Breeding

Butterfree does not learn any Egg moves.

Via Move Tutor

Platinum

Move Type Power Accuracy Class
Air Cutter Flying.gif 55 95 Special.png
Ominous Wind Ghost.gif 60 100 Special.png
Signal Beam Bug.gif 75 100 Special.png
Snore Normal.gif 40 100 Special.png
Swift Normal.gif 60 -- Special.png
Twister Dragon.gif 40 100 Special.png

HeartGold/SoulSilver

Move Type Power Accuracy Class
Air Cutter Flying.gif 55 95 Special.png
Bug Bite Bug.gif 60 100 Physical.png
Ominous Wind Ghost.gif 60 100 Special.png
Signal Beam Bug.gif 75 100 Special.png
Snore Normal.gif 40 100 Special.png
String Shot Bug.gif -- 95 Other.png
Swift Normal.gif 60 -- Special.png
Tailwind Flying.gif -- -- Other.png
Twister Dragon.gif 40 100 Special.png

Pre-Evolution Exclusive Moves

Caterpie

Via Level-Up
Level Up
Level Move Type Power Accuracy Class
Start Tackle Normal.gif 35 95 Physical.png
Start String Shot Bug.gif -- 95 Other.png
15 Bug Bite Bug.gif 60 100 Physical.png

* String Shot exclusiveness is exclusive to Diamond, Pearl and Platinum
* Bug Bite exclusiveness is exclusive to Platinum

Metapod

Via Level-Up
Level Up
Level Move Type Power Accuracy Class
Start Harden Normal.gif -- -- Other.png
Via Move Tutor
Move Type Power Accuracy Class
Iron Defense Steel.gif -- -- Other.png

Generation V

Via Level-Up

Level Up
Level Move Type Power Accuracy Class
Start Confusion Psychic.gif 50 100 Special.png
10 Confusion Psychic.gif 50 100 Special.png
12 Poisonpowder Poison.gif -- 75 Other.png
12 Stun Spore Grass.gif -- 75 Other.png
12 Sleep Powder Grass.gif -- 75 Other.png
16 Gust Flying.gif 40 100 Special.png
18 Supersonic Normal.gif -- 55 Other.png
22 Whirlwind Normal.gif -- 100 Other.png
24 Psybeam Psychic.gif 65 100 Special.png
28 Silver Wind Bug.gif 60 100 Special.png
30 Tailwind Flying.gif -- -- Other.png
34 Rage Powder Bug.gif -- -- Other.png
36 Safeguard Normal.gif -- -- Other.png
40 Captivate Normal.gif -- 100 Other.png
42 Bug Buzz Bug.gif 90 100 Special.png
46 Quiver Dance Bug.gif -- -- Other.png

Via TM/HM

TM/HM - Gen 5
TM/HM No. Move Type Power Accuracy Class
TM06 Toxic Poison.gif -- 90 Other.png
TM09 Venoshock Poison.gif 65 100 Special.png
TM10 Hidden Power Normal.gif  ?? 100 Special.png
TM11 Sunny Day Fire.gif -- -- Other.png
TM15 Hyper Beam Normal.gif 150 90 Special.png
TM17 Protect Normal.gif -- -- Other.png
TM18 Rain Dance Water.gif -- -- Other.png
TM20 Safeguard Normal.gif -- -- Other.png
TM21 Frustration Normal.gif  ?? 100 Physical.png
TM22 Solarbeam Grass.gif 120 100 Special.png
TM27 Return Normal.gif  ?? 100 Physical.png
TM29 Psychic Psychic.gif 90 100 Special.png
TM30 Shadow Ball Ghost.gif 80 100 Special.png
TM32 Double Team Normal.gif -- -- Other.png
TM40 Aerial Ace Flying.gif 60 -- Physical.png
TM42 Facade Normal.gif 70 100 Physical.png
TM44 Rest Psychic.gif -- -- Other.png
TM45 Attract Normal.gif -- 100 Other.png
TM46 Thief Dark.gif 40 100 Physical.png
TM48 Round Normal.gif 60 100 Special.png
TM53 Energy Ball Grass.gif 90 100 Special.png
TM62 Acrobatics Flying.gif 55 100 Physical.png
TM68 Giga Impact Normal.gif 150 90 Physical.png
TM70 Flash Normal.gif -- 100 Other.png
TM76 Struggle Bug Bug.gif 30 100 Special.png
TM77 Psych Up Normal.gif -- -- Other.png
TM85 Dream Eater Psychic.gif 100 100 Special.png
TM87 Swagger Normal.gif -- 90 Other.png
TM89 U-turn Bug.gif 70 100 Physical.png
TM90 Substitute Normal.gif -- -- Other.png

Via Breeding

Butterfree does not learn any Egg moves.

Via Move Tutor

Black 2/White 2

Move Type Power Accuracy Class
Bug Bite Bug.gif 60 100 Physical.png
Electroweb Electric.gif 55 95 Special.png
Giga Drain Grass.gif 75 100 Special.png
Roost Flying.gif -- -- Other.png
Signal Beam Bug.gif 75 100 Special.png
Skill Swap Psychic.gif -- -- Other.png
Sleep Talk Normal.gif -- -- Other.png
Snore Normal.gif 40 100 Special.png
Tailwind Flying.gif -- -- Other.png

Via Dream World

Move Type Power Accuracy Class
Air Cutter Flying.gif 55 95 Special.png
Roost Flying.gif -- -- Other.png

Pre-Evolution Exclusive Moves

Caterpie

Via Level-Up
Level Up
Level Move Type Power Accuracy Class
Start Tackle Normal.gif 35 95 Physical.png
Start String Shot Bug.gif -- 95 Other.png
15 Bug Bite Bug.gif 60 100 Physical.png

* Bug Bite exclusiveness is exclusive to Black and White

Metapod

Via Level-Up
Level Up
Level Move Type Power Accuracy Class
Start Harden Normal.gif -- -- Other.png
Via Move Tutor
Move Type Power Accuracy Class
Iron Defense Steel.gif -- -- Other.png

Generation VI

Via Level-Up

Level Up
Level Move Type Power Accuracy Class
Start Confusion Psychic.gif 50 100 Special.png
10 Confusion Psychic.gif 50 100 Special.png
12 Poison Powder Poison.gif -- 75 Other.png
12 Stun Spore Grass.gif -- 75 Other.png
12 Sleep Powder Grass.gif -- 75 Other.png
16 Gust Flying.gif 40 100 Special.png
18 Supersonic Normal.gif -- 55 Other.png
22 Whirlwind Normal.gif -- 100 Other.png
24 Psybeam Psychic.gif 65 100 Special.png
28 Silver Wind Bug.gif 60 100 Special.png
30 Tailwind Flying.gif -- -- Other.png
34 Rage Powder Bug.gif -- -- Other.png
36 Safeguard Normal.gif -- -- Other.png
40 Captivate Normal.gif -- 100 Other.png
42 Bug Buzz Bug.gif 90 100 Special.png
46 Quiver Dance Bug.gif -- -- Other.png

Via TM/HM

TM/HM - Gen 6
TM/HM No. Move Type Power Accuracy Class
TM06 Toxic Poison.gif -- 90 Other.png
TM09 Venoshock Poison.gif 65 100 Special.png
TM10 Hidden Power Normal.gif 60 100 Special.png
TM11 Sunny Day Fire.gif -- -- Other.png
TM15 Hyper Beam Normal.gif 150 90 Special.png
TM17 Protect Normal.gif -- -- Other.png
TM18 Rain Dance Water.gif -- -- Other.png
TM19 Roost Flying.gif -- -- Other.png
TM20 Safeguard Normal.gif -- -- Other.png
TM21 Frustration Normal.gif  ?? 100 Physical.png
TM22 Solar Beam Grass.gif 120 100 Special.png
TM27 Return Normal.gif  ?? 100 Physical.png
TM29 Psychic Psychic.gif 90 100 Special.png
TM30 Shadow Ball Ghost.gif 80 100 Special.png
TM32 Double Team Normal.gif -- -- Other.png
TM40 Aerial Ace Flying.gif 60 -- Physical.png
TM42 Facade Normal.gif 70 100 Physical.png
TM44 Rest Psychic.gif -- -- Other.png
TM45 Attract Normal.gif -- 100 Other.png
TM46 Thief Dark.gif 60 100 Physical.png
TM48 Round Normal.gif 60 100 Special.png
TM53 Energy Ball Grass.gif 90 100 Special.png
TM62 Acrobatics Flying.gif 55 100 Physical.png
TM68 Giga Impact Normal.gif 150 90 Physical.png
TM70 Flash Normal.gif -- 100 Other.png
TM76 Struggle Bug Bug.gif 50 100 Special.png
TM77 Psych Up Normal.gif -- -- Other.png
TM83 Infestation Bug.gif 20 100 Special.png
TM85 Dream Eater Psychic.gif 100 100 Special.png
TM87 Swagger Normal.gif -- 90 Other.png
TM88 Sleep Talk Normal.gif -- -- Other.png
TM89 U-turn Bug.gif 70 100 Physical.png
TM90 Substitute Normal.gif -- -- Other.png
TM94ΩRαS Secret Power Normal.gif 70 100 Physical.png
TM100 Confide Normal.gif -- -- Other.png

* TM94 Secret Power is exclusive to Omega Ruby and Alpha Sapphire

Via Breeding

Butterfree does not learn any Egg moves.

Via Move Tutor

Omega Ruby/Alpha Sapphire

Move Type Power Accuracy Class
Bug Bite Bug.gif 60 100 Physical.png
Electroweb Electric.gif 55 95 Special.png
Giga Drain Grass.gif 75 100 Special.png
Signal Beam Bug.gif 75 100 Special.png
Skill Swap Psychic.gif -- -- Other.png
Snore Normal.gif 50 100 Special.png
Tailwind Flying.gif -- -- Other.png

Pre-Evolution Exclusive Moves

Caterpie

Via Level-Up
Level Up
Level Move Type Power Accuracy Class
Start Tackle Normal.gif 35 95 Physical.png
Start String Shot Bug.gif -- 95 Other.png
15 Bug Bite Bug.gif 60 100 Physical.png

* Bug Bite exclusiveness is exclusive to X and Y

Metapod

Via Level-Up
Level Up
Level Move Type Power Accuracy Class
Start Harden Normal.gif -- -- Other.png
Via Move Tutor
Move Type Power Accuracy Class
Iron Defense Steel.gif -- -- Other.png

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