Vibrava uses the Levitate Ability. This Ability prevents Vibrava from getting hit by Ground-Type moves. Additionally, Spikes and Arena Trap won't have any effect on a Pokémon that has the Levitate Ability.
Vibrava is in the Bug Egg Group, and its Egg takes approximately 5,120 Steps to hatch. It takes Trapinch 1,059,860 Experience Points to reach Level 100.
Vibrava resembles a dragonfly with two sets of wings: one on its upper midsection near its head, and a second albeit smaller pair on its tail.
Vibrava doesn't have any visible differences to differentiate between male and female.
Vibrava appears at Route 228 in Diamond and Pearl when the Poké Radar is used. Vibrava also appears at the Safari Zone's Desert area in Heart Gold and Soul Silver after 25 Forest Objects have been placed and 20 Days have passed. Otherwise the only way to obtain a Vibrava is to evolve a Trapinch.
Vibrava is one of the Shadow Pokémon that appears in Pokémon Colosseum. Snag it from Cipher Peon Remil at Cipher Lab to obtain it. In Pokémon XD: Gale of Darkness, a Vibrava can also be obtained by evolving a Trapinch.
Vibrava appears at Secret Storage 6 and Mr. Who's Den in Pokémon Trozei!.
Vibrava appears at Southern Cavern 12F-20F and Wyvern Hill 10F-16F in the first round of Mystery Dungeon games. In Explorers of Time, Explorers of Darkness & Explorers of Sky, Vibrava appears at Quicksand Cave B1-B9. Vibrava is exclusive to Stormy Adventure Squad in Mystery Dungeon 3, appearing on the Path to Treasure Mountain on floor B7.
Vibrava has yet to appear in a game in the Pokémon Ranger series as of writing.
Vibrava can be found at Desolated Ruins Desert 3-1 in Pokémon Rumble Blast.
Trading Card Game
Vibrava appears in a total of 11 sets. It is listed as an Uncommon Card in the EX Dragon (2), EX Legend Maker, EX Holon Phantoms (EX Card), EX Dragon Frontiers (EX Card), EX Power Keepers, Secret Wonders, Rising Rivals and Boundaries Crossed sets. Vibrava is also listed as a Rare Card in the EX Dragon and EX Dragon Frontiers (EX Card) sets.
May would go against another co-ordinator's Vibrava in the episode Spontaneous Combusken! May's Combusken would KO the opposing Vibrava in the finals with only 2 seconds left on the clock to win the Contest and her Third Kanto Ribbon.
Wild Vibrava appear in the film Jirachi Wishmaker, the lone appearance for Vibrava in the Movies as of writing.
Vibrava's Manga info is unknown at this time.
Vibrava is listed in the NFE, or Not Fully Evolved Tier of Competitive Battling as it is hasn't reached its final evolved form.
Via Move Tutor
Trapinch Exclusive Moves
Generation III Exclusive Move Tutor Moves (Fire Red/Leaf Green)
Generation IV Exclusive Moves
- TM43: Secret Power
- TM62: Silver Wind
- TM78: Captivate
- TM83: Natural Gift
- HM05: Defog (Diamond/Pearl/Platinum Only)
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Heart Gold/Soul Silver
Generation V Exclusive Moves (Black 2/White 2)
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