Clamperl has the Shell Armor Ability. This Ability prevents the opponents' attacks that target it from landing a Critical Hit. A second Ability is available to Clamperl from the Dream World, the Rattled Ability. This Ability increases its Speed Statistic by one stage should it get hit by a Bug, Ghost, or Dark Type Attack.
Clamperl's evolution depends on the item that it is holding when it is traded. If traded while holding a DeepSeaTooth, it evolves into a Huntail; if traded while holding a DeepSeaScale, it evolves into a Gorebyss.
Clamperl is in the Water 1 Egg Group, and its Egg takes approximately 5,120 Steps to hatch. It takes Clamperl about 600,000 Experience Points to reach Level 100.
Clamperl takes on the appearance of a bivalve clam with a pink pearl sitting at its center.
Clamperl doesn't have any visible differences to differentiate between male and female.
Clamperl appears at Secret Storage 18, Endless Level 12, Trozei Battle and Mr. Who's Den in Pokémon Trozei!.
Clamperl appears at Silver Trench 65F-79F and Far-Off Sea 65F-75F in the first round of Mystery Dungeon games. In Explorers of Time, Explorers of Darkness & Explorers of Sky, Clamperl appears at Surrounded Sea B1-B20 and Miracle Sea B1-B18 & DPB1-B4. Clamperl is exclusive to Light Adventure Squad in Mystery Dungeon 3, appearing at Wave Seas 17F-22F.
Clamperl appears in the Current Area of Renbow Waters' Coral Sea in Pokémon Ranger: Guardian Signs in the Present. Clamperl does not appear in the Past Missions.
Clamperl can be found at Echo Valley Beach 1-3 in Pokémon Rumble Blast.
Trading Card Game
Clamperl appears in only three sets. It is listed as a Common Card in the EX Hidden Legends, EX Legend Maker and Great Encounters sets.
While Clamperl has yet to appear in any of the films, Wild Clamperl make an appearance in the Pikachu Short "Meloetta's Sparkling Recital."
Wallace is featured with a Clamperl during a flashback in Chapter 251. This is the Clamperl that he used to win the title of Hoenn League Champion.
Clamperl is listed in the NFE, or Not Fully Evolved Tier of Competitive Battling as it is an unevolved Pokémon.
Via Dream World
Via Move Tutor (Black 2/White 2)
Generation III Exclusive Move Tutor Moves (Fire Red/Leaf Green)
Generation IV Exclusive TM/HM Moves
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