Wurmple

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Wurmple
ケムッソ
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Linoone < Wurmple > Silcoon

Species Type
Worm Pokémon Bug.png
Number Ability
#265 Shield Dust
DW: Run Away
Height Weight
1' (0.3m) 7.9 lbs (3.6kg)
Gender Ratio
Male: 50% Female: 50%
Evolves From Evolves Into
N/A Silcoon
Cascoon
Egg Group Catch Rate
Bug 255
Tier EV Yield
NFE 1 HP Point

Wurmple (ケムッソ) is the 14th Pokémon in the Hoenn Pokédex. It is a Bug Type, and is classified as the Worm Pokémon.

Wurmple uses the Shield Dust Ability. This ability nullifies the secondary effects of attacks that do damage to this Pokémon. A second Ability is available to Wurmple from the Dream World, called Run Away. This allows this Pokémon to always run from battle unless during a Trainer Battle. Additionally, the ability won't work when the opponent uses Mean Look or Spider Web to block escape, or when the opposing Pokémon has the Arena Trap or Shadow Tag Ability.

Wurmple can evolve into one of two Pokémon when it reaches Level 7. It can evolve into either Silcoon or Cascoon. If it evolves into Silcoon, it will evolve into a Beautifly when it reaches Level 10; if it evolves into Cascoon, it will evolve into a Dustox when it reaches Level 10.

Wurmple is in the Bug Egg Group, and its Egg takes approximately 3,840 Steps to hatch. It takes Wurmple One Million Experience Points to reach Level 100.

Contents

[edit] Biology

[edit] Physiology

Wurmple is a red-colored worm with a spike on its forehead and two spikes on its tail.

[edit] Gender Differences

Wurmple doesn't have any distinguishable characteristics to help differentiate between male and female.

[edit] Game Information

[edit] Original Games

Wurmple can be found at Routes 101, 102, 104 and Petalbuerg Woods in Ruby, Sapphire, and Emerald.

In Diamond and Pearl, Wurmple appears at Eterna Forest, and is also available at the Honey Trees scattered around Sinnoh. Slather honey onto the tree and come back 12 hours later to find a Wild Pokémon at that location. In addition to the Honey Trees of Sinnoh in Platinum, Wurmple appears at Rouest 204, 205, and Eterna Forest during the Morning and Daytime hours only.

Wurmple appears during the National Park's Bug Catching Contest on Thursday and Saturday in Heart Gold and Soul Silver, along with Headbutt trees scattered around both Johto and Kanto.

Wurmple inhabits White Forest in Pokémon White.

[edit] Spin-off Games

Wurmple appears at Secret Storage 7 & 16, Endless Level 12 and Mr. Who's Den in Pokémon Trozei!.

Wurmple appears at the first and second floors of Joyous Tower in the first Mystery Dungeon game. Wurmple appears at Mystifying Forest B1-B13 and Mystery Jungle B1-B29 in Explorers of Time, Explorers of Darkness and Explorers of Sky. Wurmple appears at Midnight Forest B1-B21 in Time & Darkness, and Dark Night Forest B1-B21 in Sky.

Wurmple appears in all three versions of Mystery Dungeon 3. It appears in each respective games' Mystery-named area 1F-3F and each respective games' Final-named area 4F-6F.

Wurmple inhabits the Olive Jungle in Pokémon Ranger. This is the only appearance in the Ranger series for Wurmple, as it does not appear in either Pokémon Ranger: Shadows of Almia or Pokémon Ranger: Guardian Signs.

Wurmple can be found at Echo Valley Forest 1-3 and Challengers' Ground Forest 1-4 in Pokémon Rumble Blast.

[edit] Trading Card Game

Wurmple appears in seven different sets. It is listed as a Common Card in each appearance: EX Ruby and Sapphire, EX Dragon, EX Deoxys, EX Legend Maker, Diamond and Pearl, Platinum and Dragons Exalted Sets.

[edit] Anime/Manga Information

[edit] Anime

Both May and Jessie caught a Wurmple in the episode All In A Day's Wurmple!. May's Wurmple evolved into a Silcoon and Jessie's Wurmple evolved into a Cascoon simultaneously in the episode A Corphish Out Of Water!.

A Wurmple was featured in the episode A Trainer and Child Reunion. This Wurmple's Trainer is Aaron of the Sinnoh Elite Four; it had evolved into a Beautifly.

[edit] Movies

Wurmple has yet to appear in any of the Movies as of writing.

[edit] Manga

Wurmple's Manga Information is unknown as of writing.

[edit] Pokémon Information

[edit] Competitive Battling

Wurmple is listed in the NFE, or Not Fully Evovled Tier of Competitive Battling as it is an unevolved Pokémon.

[edit] Area Location

Game Rarity Location
Ruby/Sapphire/Emerald Common Route 101
Route 102
Route 104
Petalburg Woods
FireRed/LeafGreen None Trade
Diamond/Pearl 30% Eterna Forest
Honey Trees
Platinum 10% Route 204 North (Morning&Day)
Route 204 Sourth (Morning&Day)
Route 205 North (Morning&Day)
Eterna Forest (Morning&Day)
Honey Trees
HeartGold/SoulSilver 20% National Park-Bug Catching Contest (Thursday & Saturday)
PokéWalker Varies Hoenn Field (percentage depends on number of steps taken)
Black None PokéTransfer, Dream World, or Trade
White Unknown% White Forest
Black 2/White 2 None PokéTransfer, Dream World, or Trade

[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 Using the spikes on its rear end, Wurmple peels the bark off trees and feeds on the sap that oozes out. This Pokémon's feet are tipped with suction pads that allow it to cling to glass without slipping.
III Pokémon Sapphire Wurmple is targeted by Swellow as prey. This Pokémon will try to resist by pointing the spikes on its rear at the attacking predator. It will weaken the foe by leaking poison from the spikes.
III Pokémon Emerald It sticks to tree branches and eats leaves. The thread it spits from its mouth, which becomes gooey when it touces air, slows the movement of its foes.
III Pokémon FireRed It lives amidst tall grass and in forests. When attacked, it resists by pointing its venomous spikes at the foe.
III Pokémon LeafGreen It lives amidst tall grass and in forests. When attacked, it resists by pointing its venomous spikes at the foe.



IV Pokémon Diamond It loves to eat leaves. If it is attacked by a Starly, it will defend itself with its spiked rear.
IV Pokémon Pearl It spits a white silk that turns sticky when it contacts air. It is used to immobilize foes.
IV Pokémon Platinum Often targeted by bird Pokémon, it desperately resists by releasing poison from its tail spikes.
IV Pokémon HeartGold It lives among the tall grass and in forests. It repels attacks by raising up the spikes on its rear.
IV Pokémon SoulSilver It lives among the tall grass and in forests. It repels attacks by raising up the spikes on its rear.



V Pokémon Black Often targeted by bird Pokémon, it desperately resists by releasing poison from its tail spikes.
V Pokémon White Often targeted by bird Pokémon, it desperately resists by releasing poison from its tail spikes.
V Pokémon Black 2 Often targeted by bird Pokémon, it desperately resists by releasing poison from its tail spikes.
V Pokémon White 2 Often targeted by bird Pokémon, it desperately resists by releasing poison from its tail spikes.



VI Pokémon X
VI Pokémon Y

[edit] Pokéathlon Statistics

Stat
Speed
Power
Technique
Stamina
Jump

[edit] Statistics

Base Stats
Min-MinMaxMax+
HP
45
- 200 294 -
Atk
45
85 95 189 207
Def
35
67 75 169 185
Sp. Atk
20
40 45 139 152
Sp. Def
30
58 65 159 174
Spd
20
40 45 139 152

[edit] Moves

[edit] Via Level-Up

Level Move Type Power Acc% Class
Start Tackle Normal.png 50 100 Physical
Start String Shot Bug.png N/A 95 Status
5 Poison Sting Poison.png 15 100 Physical
15 Bug Bite Bug.png 60 100 Physical

[edit] Via TM/HM

Wurmple cannot learn any moves via TM or HM.

[edit] Via Breeding

Wurmple cannot learn any moves by way of breeding.

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

Move Type Power Acc% Class
Bug Bite Bug.png 60 100% Physical
Electroweb Electric.png 55 95% Special
Snore Normal.png 40 100% Special

[edit] Generation III/Generation IV Exclusive Moves

Wurmple doesn't learn any moves that are exclusive to these two generations except for Snore, which it can learn by way of a Move Tutor in Platinum, Heart Gold and Soul Silver.

[edit] Evolution Line

Evolution Line
Wurmple Silcoon Beautifly
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Level 7 (Personality value less than or equal to 4) -- Level 10
Evolution Line
Wurmple Cascoon Dustox
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Level 7 (Personality value greater than or equal to 5) -- Level 10

[edit] Type Matchups

Type Attack Advantages Attack Disadvantages Defense Advantages Defense Disadvantages
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