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Bug Bite
(むしくい Bug Bite)
Introduced: Generation IV
Battle Data
Type: Type Bug
Category: Type Physical
Power: 60
Accuracy: 100%
PP: 20 (Max. 32)
Priority: 0
Contact: Yes
Affected by
Magic Coat: No
Bright Powder: Yes
Detect/Protect: Yes
Snatch: No
King's Rock: Yes
Contest Data
Super Contests (DPPt)
Condition: Tough
Appeal: 0
Steals the Voltage of the Pokémon that just went.
Contest Spectaculars (ORAS)
Condition: Tough
Appeal: 3 ♥♥♥
Jam: 0
Brings down the energy of any Pokémon that have already used a move in the turn.

Bug Bite is a Bug-type move introduced in Generation IV.

Description

Games Description
DPPtHGSS The user bites the foe. If the foe is holding a Berry, the user eats it and gains its effect.
BWB2W2
XYORAS
SM
The user bites the target. If the target is holding a Berry, the user eats it and gains its effect.

Effect

In battle

Bug Bite does damage and takes the target's berry if it is holding one, gaining its effects. In a Double Battle, Bug Bite can target any Pokémon around the user. In a Triple Battle, Bug Bite can only target a Pokémon that's adjacent to the user.

Learnset

By leveling up

Pokémon Type Level
IV V VI VII
010 Caterpie bug 15 (PtHGSS) 15 15 9
013 Weedle bug/poison 15 (PtHGSS) 15 15 9
168 Ariados bug/poison 1 1 1 1
204 Pineco bug 9 (PtHGSS) 9 9 T9
205 Forretress bug/steel 1, 9 (PtHGSS) 1, 9 1 1, 9
213 Shuckle bug/rock 40 (PtHGSS) 40 (BW)
42 (B2W2)
42 42
265 Wurmple bug 15 (PtHGSS) 15 15 15
291 Ninjask bug/flying 1 1 1 1
347 Anorith rock/bug 25 (ORAS) 25
401 Kricketot bug 16 (PtHGSS) 16 16 16
412 Burmy bug 15 (PtHGSS) 15 15 15
413 Wormadam bug/grass 15 (PtHGSS) 15 15 1, 15
414 Mothim bug/flying 15 (PtHGSS) 15 15 1, 15
415 Combee bug/flying 13 (PtHGSS) 13 13 13
451 Skorupi poison/bug 34 (PtHGSS) 34 (BW)
20 (B2W2)
20 20
452 Drapion poison/dark 15 (PtHGSS) 34 (BW)
20 (B2W2)
20 20
469 Yanmega bug/flying 1 1 1 1
540 Sewaddle bug/grass 8 8 8
541 Swadloon bug/grass 1 1 1
542 Leavanny bug/grass 1, 8 1, 8 1, 8
543 Venipede bug/poison 22 22 22
544 Whirlipede bug/poison 23 23 23
545 Scolipede bug/poison 23 23 23
557 Dwebble bug/rock 23 23 23
558 Crustle bug/rock 23 23 23
595 Joltik bug/electric 18 18 18
596 Galvantula bug/electric 18 18 18
631 Heartmor fire 36 36 36
632 Durant bug/steel 26 26 16
636 Larvesta bug/fire 26 26 40
664 Scatterbug bug 15 15
736 Grubbin bug 13
737 Charjabug bug/electric 13
738 Vikavolt bug/electric 13
751 Dewpider water/bug 13
752 Araquanid water/bug 1, 13
768 Golisopod bug/water 10
Bold indicates this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.
Italic indicates an evolved or alternate form of this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.

By breeding

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Gallery

Bug Bite depicted in the anime
Ash Sewaddle Bug Bite
Ash's Sewaddle using Bug Bite


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