Generation VII
The Pokémon can poison the target even if it's a Steel or Poison type.
How many Pokémon have this ability

Corrosion is an Ability that was introduced in Generation VII. It is the signature Ability of the Salandit evolution line.



In Battle

A Pokémon with the Corrosion ability is capable of inflicting the Poisoned status on Poison-type and Steel-type Pokémon. It is unclear whether Pokémon with the ability Immunity will also be affected by this.


It is currently unknown if Corrosion will have an effect in the overworld.

Pokémon With This Ability

Normal Ability

# Pokémon Type Abilities Hidden Ability Base Stats
HP Atk Def Sp.Atk Sp.Def Spd
757 757 Mini Sprite.png Salandit Poison.gif Fire.gif Corrosion Oblivious 48 44 40 71 40 77
758 758 Mini Sprite.png Salazzle Poison.gif Fire.gif Corrosion Oblivious 68 64 60 111 60 117

Hidden Ability


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