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Types
Normal Fire
Fighting Water
Flying Grass
Poison Electric
Ground Psychic
Rock Ice
Bug Dragon
Ghost Dark
Steel Fairy
Nuclear

The Bug type is one of the nineteen types.

Battle properties

Offensive Bug Defensive
Power Types   Power Types
Dark
Grass
Psychic
Nuclear
½× Fighting
Grass
Ground
½× Fighting
Fire
Flying
Ghost
Poison
Steel
Fairy
Fire
Flying
Rock
Nuclear
None None


Pokémon

There are 16 Bug-type Pokémon, which is 8% of all Pokémon (counting forms that change typing as different Pokémon).

Pure Bug-type Pokémon

Dex no. Pokémon Type
#012 Cubbug Cubbug
Bug Bug
#040 Smore Smore
Bug Bug
#048 Sponee Sponee
Bug Bug
#063 Tricwe Tricwe
Bug Bug
#107 Unymph Unymph
Bug Bug

Half Bug-type Pokémon

Primary Bug-type Pokémon

Dex no. Pokémon Type
#013 Cubblfly Cubblfly
Bug Fairy
#014 Nimflora Nimflora
Bug Fairy
#041 Firoke Firoke
Bug Fire
#049 Sponaree Sponaree
Bug Water
#064 Harylect Harylect
Bug Electric
#108 Harptera Harptera
Bug Flying
#152 Colarva Colarva
Bug Ice
#153 Frosulo Frosulo
Bug Ice
#154 Frosthra Frosthra
Bug Ice
#172 Geigeroach Geigeroach
Bug Nuclear
#190 Seikamater Seikamater
Bug Normal

Secondary Bug-type Pokémon

None.

Moves

Move Category Power Accuracy PP Target Description
Attack Order Physical 90 100% 15 (max 24)
   
   
Anyone
The user calls out its underlings to pummel the target. Critical hits land more easily.
Bug Bite Physical 60 100% 20 (max 32)
   
   
Anyone
The user bites the target. If the target is holding a Berry, the user eats it and gains its effect.
Bug Buzz Special 90 100% 10 (max 16)
   
   
Anyone
The user vibrates its wings to generate a damaging sound wave. This may also lower the target's Sp. Def stat.
Defend Order Status % 10 (max 16)
   
   
Self
The user calls out its underlings to shield its body, raising its Defense and Sp.Def stats.
Fury Cutter Physical 40 95% 20 (max 32)
   
   
Anyone
The target is slashed with scythes or claws. This attack becomes more powerful if it hits in succession.
Heal Order Status % 10 (max 16)
   
   
Self
The user calls out its underlings to heal it. The user regains up to half of its max HP.
Infestation Special 20 100% 20 (max 32)
   
   
Anyone
The target is infested and attacked for four to five turns. The target can't flee during this time.
Leech Life Physical 20 100% 15 (max 24)
   
   
Anyone
The user drains the target's blood. The user's HP is restored by half the damage taken by the target.
Quiver Dance Status % 20 (max 32)
   
   
Self
The user lightly performs a beautiful, mystic dance. This boosts the user's Sp. Atk, Sp. Def, and Speed stats.
Signal Beam Special 75 100% 15 (max 24)
   
   
Anyone
The user attacks with a sinister beam of light. It may also confuse the target.
Silver Wind Special 60 100% 5 (max 8)
   
   
Anyone
The target is attacked with powdery scales blown by wind. It may also raise all the user's stats.
Sticky Web Status % 20 (max 32)
   
   
All foes
The user weaves a sticky net around the opposing team, which lowers their Speed stat upon switching into battle.
Tail Glow Status % 20 (max 32)
   
   
Self
The user stares at flashing lights to focus its mind, drastically raising its Sp. Atk stat.
Twineedle Physical 25 100% 20 (max 32)
   
   
Anyone
The user damages the target twice in succession by jabbing it with two spikes. This may also poison the target.
U-Turn Physical 70 100% 20 (max 32)
   
   
Anyone
After making its attack, the user rushes back to switch places with a party Pokémon in waiting.
X-Scissor Physical 80 100% 15 (max 24)
   
   
Anyone
The user slashes at the foe by crossing its scythes or claws as if they were a pair of scissors.

Exclusive Abilities

Note: This list does not include Signature Abilities

Ability Description Bearers
Swarm Powers up Bug-type moves in a pinch. CubbugCubblflyNimfloraSmoreSponeeTricwe

Trivia

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