Hydreigon < Larvesta > Volcarona

Species Type
Torch Pokémon Bug.pngFire.png
Number Ability
#636 Flame Body
Height Weight
3'7" (1.1m) 63.5 lbs. (28.8kg)
Gender Ratio
Male: 50% Female: 50%
Evolves From Evolves Into
None Volcarona
Egg Group Catch Rate
Bug 45
Tier EV Yield
NFE 1 Attack Point

Larvesta (メラルバ) is the 142nd Pokémon in the Unova Pokédex. It is a Bug/Fire type, and it is known as the Torch Pokémon.

Larvesta's ability is Flame Body. With this ability, Pokémon that use an attack that requires physical contact against Larvesta have a 30% of being afflicted with a Burn. Larvesta's Dream World abilty is Swarm, which increases the power of its Bug-Type attacks by 50% when its HP drops below one-third of its maximum.

Larvesta gain the opportunity to evolve into Volcarona starting at Level 59.

Larvesta is in the Bug Egg Group, and its Egg takes approximately 10,240 Steps to hatch. It takes Larvesta 1,250,000 Experience Points to reach Level 100.


[edit] Biology

[edit] Physiology

As its name implies, Larvesta takes the form of a bug that is in a larva stage of development. Its head-which is white-has five horns, which are colored red.

[edit] Gender Differences

Larvesta doesn't have any differences to differentiate between male and female.

[edit] Game Information

[edit] Original Games

Larvesta can be obtained by picking up an egg at Route 18 and hatching it in Black and White. In Black 2 and White 2, the only way to obtain a Larvesta is to breed a Volcarona.

[edit] Spin-off Games

Larvesta appears at Ignis and the Pupa Nation in Pokémon Conquest.

[edit] Trading Card Game

Larvesta is listed as a Common Card in the Noble Victories (2) and Dark Explorers (2) sets.

[edit] Anime/Manga Information

[edit] Anime

Luke uses a Larvesta during the episode The Club Battle Hearts of Fury, Emolga Versus Sawk!

[edit] Movies

Larvesta has not made an appearance in the Movies as of writing.

[edit] Manga

Larvesta's Manga Information is unknown as of writing.

[edit] Pokémon Information

[edit] Competitive Battling

Larvesta is listed in the Not Fully Evolved tier because it is an unevolved Pokémon.

[edit] Area Location

Game Rarity Location
Black/White Only One (Egg) Route 18
Black2/White2 N/A Breed Volcarona

[edit] Pokédex Entries

Pokédex Entries

Gen Game Pokedex Entry
Pokémon Red N/A
Pokémon Blue N/A
Pokémon Yellow N/A

II Pokémon Gold N/A
II Pokémon Silver N/A
II Pokémon Crystal N/A

III Pokémon Ruby N/A
III Pokémon Sapphire N/A
III Pokémon Emerald N/A
III Pokémon FireRed N/A
III Pokémon LeafGreen N/A

IV Pokémon Diamond N/A
IV Pokémon Pearl N/A
IV Pokémon Platinum N/A
IV Pokémon HeartGold N/A
IV Pokémon SoulSilver N/A

V Pokémon Black This Pokémon was believed to have been born from the sun. When it evolves, its entire body is engulfed in flames.
V Pokémon White The base of volcanoes is where they make their homes. They shoot fire from their five horns to repel attacking enemies.
V Pokémon Black 2 Said to have been born from the sun, it spews fire from its horns and encases itself in a cocoon of fire when it evolves.
V Pokémon White 2 Said to have been born from the sun, it spews fire from its horns and encases itself in a cocoon of fire when it evolves.

VI Pokémon X
VI Pokémon Y
VI Pokémon Omega Ruby
VI Pokémon Alpha Sapphire

[edit] Statistics

Base Stats
- 220 314 -
157 175 269 295
103 115 209 229
Sp. Atk
94 105 199 218
Sp. Def
103 115 209 229
112 125 219 240

[edit] Moves

[edit] Via Level-Up

Level Move Type Power Acc% Class
Start Ember Fire.png 40 100 Special
Start String Shot Bug.png N/A 95 Status
10 Leech Life Bug.png 20 100 Physical
20 Take Down Normal.png 90 85 Physical
30 Flame Charge Fire.png 50 100 Physical
40 Bug Bite Bug.png 60 100 Physical
50 Double-Edge Normal.png 120 100 Physical
60 Flame Wheel Fire.png 60 100 Physical
70 Bug Buzz Bug.png 90 100 Special
80 Amnesia Psychic.png N/A N/A Status
90 Thrash Normal.png 120 100 Physical
100 Flare Blitz Fire.png 120 100 Physical

[edit] Via TM/HM

TM/HM No. Move Type Power Acc% Class
TM04 Calm Mind Psychic.png -- -- Status
TM06 Toxic Poison.png -- 90 Status
TM10 Hidden Power Normal.png 60 100 Special
TM11 Sunny Day Fire.png -- -- Status
TM16 Light Screen Psychic.png -- -- Status
TM17 Protect Normal.png -- -- Status
TM20 Safeguard Normal.png -- -- Status
TM21 Frustration Normal.png  ?? 100 Physical
TM22 Solarbeam Grass.png 120 100 Special
TM27 Return Normal.png  ?? 100 Physical
TM29 Psychic Psychic.png 90 100 Special
TM32 Double Team Normal.png -- -- Status
TM35 Flamethrower Fire.png 90 100 Special
TM38 Fire Blast Fire.png 110 85 Special
TM42 Facade Normal.png 70 100 Physical
TM43 Flame Charge Fire.png 50 100 Physical
TM44 Rest Psychic.png -- -- Status
TM48 Round Normal.png 60 100 Special
TM50 Overheat Fire.png 130 90 Special
TM59 Incinerate Fire.png 60 100 Special
TM61 Will-O-Wisp Fire.png -- 85 Status
TM62 Acrobatics Flying.png 55 100 Physical
TM76 Struggle Bug Bug.png 50 100 Special
TM87 Swagger Normal.png -- 90 Status
TM89 U-turn Bug.png 70 100 Physical
TM90 Substitute Normal.png -- -- Status
TM93 Wild Charge Electric.png 90 100 Physical

[edit] Via Breeding

Move Type Power Acc% Class
String Shot Bug.png -- 95% Status
Harden Normal.png -- --% Status
Foresight Normal.png -- --% Status
Endure Normal.png -- --% Status
Zen Headbutt Psychic.png 80 90% Physical
Morning Sun Normal.png -- --% Status
Magnet Rise Electric.png -- --% Status

[edit] Via Move Tutor (Black 2/White 2)

Move Type Power Acc% Class
Bug Bite Bug.png 60 100% Physical
Giga Drain Grass.png 75 100% Special
Heat Wave Fire.png 100 90% Special
Magnet Rise Electric.png -- --% Status
Signal Beam Bug.png 75 100% Special
Sleep Talk Normal.png -- --% Status
Snore Normal.png 40 100% Special
Zen Headbutt Psychic.png 80 90% Physical

[edit] Evolution Info

Evolution Line
Larvesta Volcarona
Level 59

[edit] Type Matchups

Type Attack Advantages Attack Disadvantages Defense Advantages Defense Disadvantages

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