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{{PokémonPrevNext|prev=Blastoise|next=Metapod}}
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{{PokéBox
{{PokéBox|
 
|border = {{Bug}}
 
|backcolor = {{Bug}}
 
 
|name = Caterpie
 
|name = Caterpie
|jname = (キャタピー ''Kyatapii'')
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|jname = キャタピー Kyatapii
 
|ndex = 010
 
|ndex = 010
|evofrom = None
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|ndexprev = Blastoise
|evointo = [[Metapod]]
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|ndexnext = Metapod
|gen = [[Generation I]]
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|dexkanto = 010
|pronun = <math>CAT-er-pee</math>
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|dexjohto = 024
|hp = 45
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|dexhoenn = 212
|atk = 30
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|dexcekalos= 023
|def = 35
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|evointo = Metapod
|satk = 20
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|gen = Generation I
|sdef = 20
 
|spd = 45
 
|total = 195
 
 
|species = Worm Pokémon
 
|species = Worm Pokémon
|type = {{Type|Bug}}
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|type = Bug
|height = <span class="explain" title="0.3 m">1'00"</span>
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|imweight = 6.4 lbs
|weight = <span class="explain" title="2.9kg">6.4 lbs.</span>
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|metweight = 2.9kg
|ability = [[Shield Dust]]<br>[[Run Away]] (Dream World)
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|imheight = 1'00"
|color = <span style="color:#007700">'''Green'''</span>
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|metheight = 0.3m
|gender = <span class="female">50.0% ♀</span>/ <span class="male">50.0% ♂</span>
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|ability = [[Shield Dust]]
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|dw = Run Away
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|color = Green
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|male = 50
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|egg1 = Bug
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|evo = [[File:010.gif|link=]][[File:011.gif|link=Metapod]][[File:012.gif|link=Butterfree]]
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|body = 02
 
}}
 
}}
 
'''Caterpie''' (Japanese: '''キャタピー''' ''Kyatapii'') is a {{Type|Bug}}-[[Types|type]] [[Pokémon (species)|Pokémon]] introduced in [[Generation I]].
 
'''Caterpie''' (Japanese: '''キャタピー''' ''Kyatapii'') is a {{Type|Bug}}-[[Types|type]] [[Pokémon (species)|Pokémon]] introduced in [[Generation I]].
   
== Appearance ==
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==Biology==
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===Physiology===
 
Caterpie is a worm-like [[Pokémon]] that is mainly green in color with a tan underside. Just below its head are four tiny legs that are used only for movement. On top of its head is a red, "y-shaped" antenna, which can be used to produce an odor used in self-defense, in case something tries to hurt it.
 
Caterpie is a worm-like [[Pokémon]] that is mainly green in color with a tan underside. Just below its head are four tiny legs that are used only for movement. On top of its head is a red, "y-shaped" antenna, which can be used to produce an odor used in self-defense, in case something tries to hurt it.
   
== Special abilities ==
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=== Special abilities ===
 
Caterpie has the ability [[Shield Dust]], which negates all [[status effects]] that are side effects of other moves. When threatened, it can release a strong odor from its antenna, which it uses to ward off predators.
 
Caterpie has the ability [[Shield Dust]], which negates all [[status effects]] that are side effects of other moves. When threatened, it can release a strong odor from its antenna, which it uses to ward off predators.
   
 
==Evolution==
 
==Evolution==
'''Caterpie''' evolves into [[Metapod]] at level 7 and then [[Butterfree]] at level 10.
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Caterpie evolves into [[Metapod]] at level 7 and then [[Butterfree]] at level 10.
   
== In the anime ==
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== Game info ==
[[File:208320.jpg|thumb|Ash has spotted a Caterpie and thrown a Pokéball at it.]]
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===Statistics===
Though Caterpie has quite a few cameos, the only time one of the main characters owned one was when Ash had caught a [[Ash's Butterfree|Caterpie]] in the episode ''[[IL003: Ash Catches a Pokémon|Ash Catches a Pokémon]]'', being the first Pokémon he ever caught. During the same episode, Caterpie evolved into a Metapod.
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{{Empty}}
   
== Game info ==
 
 
=== Locations ===
 
=== Locations ===
{{Game Locations|
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{{Game Locations
 
|backcolor = {{Bug}}
 
|backcolor = {{Bug}}
|pokemon = Caterpie
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|redblue = [[Viridian Forest]], [[Route 25]]<br />[[Kanto Route 2|Route 2]], [[Route 24|24]]<small>([[Pokémon Red and Blue|<span |style="color:blue;">Blue</span>]] only)</small>|
|redblue = [[Viridian Forest]], [[Route 25]]<br />[[Route 2]], [[Route 24|24]]<small>([[Pokémon Red and Blue|<span |style="color:blue;">Blue</span>]] only)</small>|
 
 
|rbrarity=Uncommon<small>([[Pokémon Red and Blue|<span style="color:red;">Red</span>]])</small><br />Common<small>|([[Pokémon Red and Blue|<span class="male">Blue</span>]])</small>
 
|rbrarity=Uncommon<small>([[Pokémon Red and Blue|<span style="color:red;">Red</span>]])</small><br />Common<small>|([[Pokémon Red and Blue|<span class="male">Blue</span>]])</small>
 
|yellow = [[Viridian Forest]]|
 
|yellow = [[Viridian Forest]]|
 
|yrarity = Common
 
|yrarity = Common
goldsilver = [[National Park]]<br />[[Ilex Forest]], [[Route 2]], [[Route 30|30]], [[Route 31|31]], Trees<small>([[Pokémon Gold and Silver|<span style="color:gold;">Gold</span>]] only)</small><br />[[Bug-Catching Contest]]<small>([[Pokémon Gold and Silver|<span style="color:silver;">Silver</span>]] only)</small>
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|goldsilver = [[National Park]]<br />[[Ilex Forest]], [[Kanto Route 2|Route 2]], [[Route 30|30]], [[Route 31|31]], Trees<small>([[Pokémon Gold and Silver|<span style="color:gold;">Gold</span>]] only)</small><br />[[Bug-Catching Contest]]<small>([[Pokémon Gold and Silver|<span style="color:silver;">Silver</span>]] only)</small>
 
|gsrarity = Common<small>([[Pokémon Gold and Silver|<span style="color:gold;">Gold</span>]])</small><br />Uncommon<small>([[Pokémon Gold and Silver|<span style="color:silver;">Silver</span>]])</small>|
 
|gsrarity = Common<small>([[Pokémon Gold and Silver|<span style="color:gold;">Gold</span>]])</small><br />Uncommon<small>([[Pokémon Gold and Silver|<span style="color:silver;">Silver</span>]])</small>|
|crystal = [[Ilex Forest]], [[National Park]], [[Route 2]], [[Route 24|24]], [[Route 25|25]], [[Route 30|30]], [[Route 31|31]]
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|crystal = [[Ilex Forest]], [[National Park]], [[Kanto Route 2|Route 2]], [[Route 24|24]], [[Route 25|25]], [[Route 30|30]], [[Route 31|31]]
 
|crarity = Rare
 
|crarity = Rare
 
|rubysapphire = [[Trade]]
 
|rubysapphire = [[Trade]]
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|emerald = [[Trade]]
 
|emerald = [[Trade]]
 
|erarity = None
 
|erarity = None
|fireredleafgreen = [[Viridian Forest]], [[Pattern Bush]], [[Route 2]], [[Route 24|24]], [[Route 25|25]]
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|fireredleafgreen = [[Viridian Forest]], [[Pattern Bush]], [[Kanto Route 2|Route 2]], [[Route 24|24]], [[Route 25|25]]
 
|frlgrarity = Rare
 
|frlgrarity = Rare
 
|diamondpearl = [[Route 204]]
 
|diamondpearl = [[Route 204]]
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|blackwhite = Breed [[Metapod]] or [[Butterfree]] (White Version only)
 
|blackwhite = Breed [[Metapod]] or [[Butterfree]] (White Version only)
 
|bwrarity = None
 
|bwrarity = None
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|xy = Santalune Forest
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|xyrarity = Common
 
}}
 
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}}
   
===Pokédex Entries===
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===Pokédex entries===
{{GenIPokédex
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{{Pokédexentries
 
|backcolor = {{Bug}}
 
|backcolor = {{Bug}}
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|gen = I
 
|redblue = Its short feet are tipped with suction pads that enable it to tirelessly climb slopes and walls.
 
|redblue = Its short feet are tipped with suction pads that enable it to tirelessly climb slopes and walls.
 
|yellow = If you touch the feeler on top of its head, it will release a horrible stink to protect itself.
 
|yellow = If you touch the feeler on top of its head, it will release a horrible stink to protect itself.
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|black 2 = It releases a stench from its red antenna to repel enemies. It grows by molting repeatedly.
 
|black 2 = It releases a stench from its red antenna to repel enemies. It grows by molting repeatedly.
 
|white 2 = It releases a stench from its red antenna to repel enemies. It grows by molting repeatedly.
 
|white 2 = It releases a stench from its red antenna to repel enemies. It grows by molting repeatedly.
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|x = For protection, it releases a horrible stench from the antennae on its head to drive away enemies.
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|y = Its feet have suction cups designed to stick to any surface. It tenaciously climbs trees to forage.
 
}}
 
}}
   
 
=== Learnset ===
 
=== Learnset ===
==== [[Generation I]] ====
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====Leveling====
''Main article: [[Caterpie/Learnset Generation I]]''
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<tabber>
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Generation V=
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{{Movessettop|type=Bug}}
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{{Movessetmid|1|[[Tackle]]|50|100|35|Normal|Physical}}
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{{Movessetmid|1|[[String Shot]]|—|95|40|Bug|Status}}
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{{Movessetmid|15|'''[[Bug Bite]]'''|60|100|20|Bug|Physical}}
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{{Movessetend|type=Bug}}
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|-|
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Generation IV=
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{{MovessettopIIIalt|backcolor={{Bug}}}}
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{{MovessetmidIIIalt|yes|yes|yes|yes|yes|1|[[Tackle]]|35|95|35|{{type|Normal}}|[[File:Type Physical.gif]]|Tough|3}}
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{{MovessetmidIIIalt|yes|yes|yes|yes|yes|1|[[String Shot]]|—|95|40|{{type|Bug}}|[[File:Type Status.gif]]|Smart|2}}
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{{MovessetmidIIIalt|no|no|yes|yes|yes|15|'''[[Bug Bite]]'''|60|100|20|{{type|Bug}}|[[File:Type Physical.gif]]|Tough|0}}
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{{MovessetendIIalt|backcolor={{Bug}}}}
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|-|
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Generation III=
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{{MovessettopII|backcolor={{Bug}}}}
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{{MovessetmidII|1|[[Tackle]]|35|95|35|{{type|Normal}}|Tough|4|0}}
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{{MovessetmidII|1|[[String Shot]]|—|95|40|{{type|Bug}}|Smart|2|3}}
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{{MovessetendII|backcolor={{Bug}}}}
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|-|
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Generation II=
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{{Movessettop|type=Bug|gen=II}}
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{{Movessetmid|1|[[Tackle]]|35|95|35|Normal}}
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{{Movessetmid|1|[[String Shot]]|—|95|40|Bug}}
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{{Movessetend|type=Bug}}
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|-|
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Generation I=
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{{Movessettop|type=Bug|gen=I}}
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{{Movessetmid|1|[[Tackle]]|35|95|35|Normal}}
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{{Movessetmid|1|[[String Shot]]|—|95|40|Bug}}
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{{Movessetend|type=Bug}}
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</tabber>
   
==== [[Generation II]] ====
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====TM/HM====
''Main article: [[Caterpie/Learnset Generation II]]''
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====Egg Moves====
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====Tutoring====
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{{MovessettoptutIII|backcolor={{Bug}}}}
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{{MovessetmidtutIII|no|no|no|yes|yes|'''[[Bug Bite]]'''|60|100|20|{{type|Bug}}|[[File:Type Physical.gif]]|Tough|0}}
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{{MovessetmidtutIII|no|no|yes|yes|yes|[[Snore]]|40|100|15|{{type|Normal}}|[[File:Type Special.gif]]|Cute|3}}
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{{MovessetmidtutIII|no|no|no|yes|yes|[[String Shot]]|—|95|40|{{type|Bug}}|[[File:Type Status.gif]]|Smart|2}}
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{{MovessetendII|backcolor={{Bug}}}}
   
==== [[Generation III]] ====
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=== Sprites ===
''Main article: [[Caterpie/Learnset Generation III]]''
 
 
==== [[Generation IV]] ====
 
''Main article: [[Caterpie/Learnset Generation IV]]''
 
 
==== [[Generation V]] ====
 
{{Movessettop
 
|backcolor={{Bug}}
 
}}
 
{{Movessetmid
 
|1|[[Tackle]]|50|100|35|'''{{Type|Normal}}'''|{{Damage Category|Physical}}
 
}}
 
{{Movessetmid
 
|1|[[String Shot]]|—|95|40|'''{{Type|Bug}}'''|{{Damage Category|Status}}
 
}}
 
{{Movessetmid
 
|15|'''[[Bug Bite]]'''|60|100|20|'''{{Type|Bug}}'''|{{Damage Category|Physical}}
 
}}
 
{{Movessetend
 
|backcolor={{Bug}}
 
}}
 
 
== Sprites ==
 
 
{{GenIPokéSprites
 
{{GenIPokéSprites
 
|bgcolor = {{Bug}}
 
|bgcolor = {{Bug}}
|number = 010
 
 
|rbspr = Red-Blue Caterpie Sprite.png
 
|rbspr = Red-Blue Caterpie Sprite.png
 
|yspr = Yellow Caterpie Sprite.png
 
|yspr = Yellow Caterpie Sprite.png
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|IVback = Caterpie Back IV.png
 
|IVback = Caterpie Back IV.png
 
|IVbacks = Caterpie Shiny Back IV.png
 
|IVbacks = Caterpie Shiny Back IV.png
|bwspr = Caterpie Front.gif
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|bwspr = Caterpie BW.gif
|bwsprs = Caterpie BW Shiny Sprite.png
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|bwsprs = Shiny Caterpie BW.gif
|Vback = Caterpie Back.png
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|Vback = Caterpie BW Back.gif
|Vbacks = Caterpie BW Shiny Back.png
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|Vbacks = Shiny Caterpie BW Back.gif
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|xyspr = Caterpie_XY.gif
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|xyback = Caterpie_XYback.gif
 
}}
 
}}
   
== Origins ==
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==Appearances==
Caterpie's name appears to be based on ''caterpillar'' while its species appears to be a {{WP|caterpillar}} evolving into a butterfly.
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===Anime===
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====Ash's Caterpie====
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[[File:208320.jpg|thumb|Ash spots a Caterpie.]]
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{{main|Ash's Caterpie}}
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Though Caterpie has quite a few cameos, the only time one of the main characters owned one was when Ash had caught a [[Ash's Butterfree|Caterpie]] in the episode ''[[IL003: Ash Catches a Pokémon|Ash Catches a Pokémon]]'', being the first Pokémon he ever caught. During the same episode, Caterpie evolved into a Metapod.
   
== Trivia ==
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==Trivia==
* Caterpie has suction pads (located at the bottom of its feet) that allow it to climb trees and walls or other slopes with ease.
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*Caterpie has suction pads (located at the bottom of its feet) that allow it to climb trees and walls or other slopes with ease.
* Caterpie and [[Goldeen]] have the same cry.
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*Caterpie and [[Goldeen]] have the same cry.
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*Caterpie along with [[Weedle]] evolve faster than any other [[Type|Bug]] type.
   
== External Links ==
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===Etymology===
*[http://www.serebii.net/anime/epiguide/indigo/003.shtml Ash Catches a Pokémon episode]
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Caterpie's name appears to be based on ''caterpillar'' while its species appears to be a [[wikipedia:caterpillar|caterpillar]] evolving into a butterfly.
   
 
{{References|caterpie|010}}
 
{{References|caterpie|010}}
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{{GenInav}}
{{Family|[[File:010.gif|Is not evolved]][[File:011.gif|Evolves at lvl. 7|link=Metapod]][[File:012.gif|Evolves at lvl. 10|link=Butterfree]]}}
 
 
{{PokémonPrevNext|prev=Blastoise|next=Metapod}}
 
{{PokémonPrevNext|prev=Blastoise|next=Metapod}}
[[Category:Bug Pokémon]]
 
[[Category:Body style 02 Pokémon]]
 
 
[[Category:Small Pokémon]]
 
[[Category:Small Pokémon]]
[[Category:Green Pokémon]]
 
[[Category:Bug group Pokémon]]
 
 
[[Category:Early route Pokémon]]
 
[[Category:Early route Pokémon]]

Latest revision as of 14:46, April 23, 2014

Type
Bug  
Species Worm Pokémon
Abilities Shield Dust
Run Away (DW)
Pokédex
Blastoise ← 010 → Metapod
Kanto 010 Johto 024
Hoenn 212 Sinnoh N/A
Unova N/A Central Kalos 023
Evolves From None
Evolves Into Metapod
Caterpie
010
キャタピー Kyatapii
010Caterpie
Generation I
Evolutionary Line
010011012
Gender
50% ♂ / 50 % ♀
Weight Height
6.4 lbs 2.9kg 1'00" 0.3m
Pokédex Color Egg Group
Green Bug
Body Style Footprint
Body02
F010
Cry

Caterpie (Japanese: キャタピー Kyatapii) is a Bug-type Pokémon introduced in Generation I.

BiologyEdit

PhysiologyEdit

Caterpie is a worm-like Pokémon that is mainly green in color with a tan underside. Just below its head are four tiny legs that are used only for movement. On top of its head is a red, "y-shaped" antenna, which can be used to produce an odor used in self-defense, in case something tries to hurt it.

Special abilities Edit

Caterpie has the ability Shield Dust, which negates all status effects that are side effects of other moves. When threatened, it can release a strong odor from its antenna, which it uses to ward off predators.

EvolutionEdit

Caterpie evolves into Metapod at level 7 and then Butterfree at level 10.

Game info Edit

StatisticsEdit

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Locations Edit

Caterpie Locations
Version(s) Location Rarity
Red/Blue Viridian Forest, Route 25
Route 2, 24(Blue only)
Uncommon(Red)
Common
Yellow Viridian Forest Common
Gold/Silver National Park
Ilex Forest, Route 2, 30, 31, Trees(Gold only)
Bug-Catching Contest(Silver only)
Common(Gold)
Uncommon(Silver)
Crystal Ilex Forest, National Park, Route 2, 24, 25, 30, 31 Rare
Ruby/ Sapphire Trade None
Emerald Trade None
FireRed/ LeafGreen Viridian Forest, Pattern Bush, Route 2, 24, 25 Rare
Diamond/ Pearl Route 204 Dongle (FireRed)
Platinum Eterna Forest, Route 204 Dongle (FireRed)
HeartGold/SoulSilver Route 2, 30, 31, National Park, Ilex Forest, Viridian Forest, Bug-Catching Contest, Headbutt trees Common
Black/White Breed Metapod or Butterfree (White Version only) None
X/Y Santalune Forest Common


Spin-off game locations Edit

Caterpie Locations
Game(s) Location
Pokémon Channel Viridian Forest
Pokémon Trozei! Phobos Train, Trozei Battle, Endless Level 9, Mr. Who's Den
Red Rescue Team & Blue Rescue Team Wish Cave (2-4F)
Explorers of Time & Explorers of Darkness Apple Woods (1-4F), Oran Forest (1-4F)
Pokémon Rumble Silent Forest
PokéPark Wii: Pikachu's Adventure Meadow Zone


Pokédex entriesEdit

Pokédex Entries
Red
Blue
Its short feet are tipped with suction pads that enable it to tirelessly climb slopes and walls.
Yellow
If you touch the feeler on top of its head, it will release a horrible stink to protect itself.
Gold
For protection, it releases a horrible stench from the antennae on its head to drive away enemies.
Silver
Its feet have suction cups designed to stick to any surface. It tenaciously climbs trees to forage.
Crystal
It crawls into foliage where it camouflages itself among leaves that are the same color as its body.
Ruby
Caterpie has a voracious appetite. It can devour leaves bigger than its body right before your eyes. From its antenna, this Pokémon releases a terrifically strong odor.
Sapphire
Caterpie has a voracious appetite. It can devour leaves bigger than its body right before your eyes. From its antenna, this Pokémon releases a terrifically strong odor.
Emerald
Its voracious appetite compels it to devour leaves bigger than itself without hesitation. It releases a terribly strong odor from its antennae.
FireRed
It is covered with a green skin. When it grows, it sheds the skin, covers itself with silk, and becomes a cocoon.
LeafGreen
Its short feet are tipped with suction pads that enable it to tirelessly climb slopes and walls.
Diamond
It releases a stench from its red antenna to repel enemies. It grows by molting repeatedly.
Pearl
It releases a stench from its red antenna to repel enemies. It grows by molting repeatedly.
Platinum
It releases a stench from its red antenna to repel enemies. It grows by molting repeatedly.
HeartGold
For protection, it releases a horrible stench from the antennae on its head to drive away enemies.
SoulSilver
Its feet have suction cups designed to stick to any surface. It tenaciously climbs trees to forage.
Black
It releases a stench from its red antenna to repel enemies. It grows by molting repeatedly.
White
It releases a stench from its red antenna to repel enemies. It grows by molting repeatedly.
Black 2
It releases a stench from its red antenna to repel enemies. It grows by molting repeatedly.
White 2
It releases a stench from its red antenna to repel enemies. It grows by molting repeatedly.
X
For protection, it releases a horrible stench from the antennae on its head to drive away enemies.
Y
Its feet have suction cups designed to stick to any surface. It tenaciously climbs trees to forage.

Learnset Edit

LevelingEdit

Leveling Generation VI
Level Move Power Accuracy PP Type Category
1 Tackle 50 100% 35 Normal Physical
1 String Shot 95% 40 Bug Status
15 Bug Bite 60 100% 20 Bug Physical

Bold indicates this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.
Italic indicates an evolved or alternate form of this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.

Leveling
Game Level Move Power Accuracy PP Type Cat. Contest Cat. Appeal
D P Pt HG SS 1 Tackle 35 95% 35 Normal Type Physical Tough 3
D P Pt HG SS 1 String Shot 95% 40 Bug Type Status Smart 2
D P Pt HG SS 15 Bug Bite 60 100% 20 Bug Type Physical Tough 0
Bold indicates this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.
Italic indicates an evolved or alternate form of this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.

Leveling
Level Move Power Accuracy PP Type Contest Cat. Appeal Jam
1 Tackle 35 95% 35 Normal Tough 4 0
1 String Shot 95% 40 Bug Smart 2 3
Bold indicates this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.
Italic indicates an evolved or alternate form of this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.

Leveling Generation II
Level Move Power Accuracy PP Type
1 Tackle 35 95% 35 Normal
1 String Shot 95% 40 Bug

Bold indicates this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.
Italic indicates an evolved or alternate form of this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.

Leveling Generation I
Level Move Power Accuracy PP Type
1 Tackle 35 95% 35 Normal
1 String Shot 95% 40 Bug

Bold indicates this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.
Italic indicates an evolved or alternate form of this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.

TM/HMEdit

Egg MovesEdit

TutoringEdit

Tutor
Game Move Power Accuracy PP Type Cat. Contest Cat. Appeal
D P Pt HG SS Bug Bite 60 100% 20 Bug Type Physical Tough 0
D P Pt HG SS Snore 40 100% 15 Normal Type Special Cute 3
D P Pt HG SS String Shot 95% 40 Bug Type Status Smart 2
Bold indicates this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.
Italic indicates an evolved or alternate form of this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.

Sprites Edit

Version
Red Blue Yellow Red (JP) Green (JP) Back
Red-Blue Caterpie Sprite Yellow Caterpie Sprite Caterpie RG Caterpie Back I
Gold Silver Crystal Back
Gold Caterpie Sprite Silver Caterpie Sprite PKMN CATERPIE SPRITE Caterpie Back II
Caterpie Shiny Gold Silver Shiny Caterpie Crystal Shiny Caterpie Caterpie Shiny Back II
Ruby Sapphire Emerald FireRed LeafGreen Back
Ruby-Sapphire Caterpie Sprite Emerald Caterpie Sprite FRLGCaterpie Caterpie Back III
Ruby-Sapphire Caterpie Sprite Shiny Emerald Caterpie Sprite Shiny FRLGShinyCaterpie Caterpie Shiny Back III
Diamond Pearl Platinum HeartGold SoulSilver Back
Diamond-Pearl Caterpie Sprite Platinum Caterpie Sprite CaterpieHGSS (normal) Caterpie Back IV
Diamond-Pearl Caterpie Sprite Shiny Platinum Caterpie Sprite Shiny CaterpieHGSS (shiny) Caterpie Shiny Back IV
Black White Black 2 White 2 Back
Caterpie BW Caterpie BW Back
Shiny Caterpie BW Shiny Caterpie BW Back
X Y Back
Caterpie XY

AppearancesEdit

AnimeEdit

Ash's CaterpieEdit

208320
Ash spots a Caterpie.
Pokemon fan 2Added by Pokemon fan 2
Main article: Ash's Caterpie

Though Caterpie has quite a few cameos, the only time one of the main characters owned one was when Ash had caught a Caterpie in the episode Ash Catches a Pokémon, being the first Pokémon he ever caught. During the same episode, Caterpie evolved into a Metapod.

TriviaEdit

  • Caterpie has suction pads (located at the bottom of its feet) that allow it to climb trees and walls or other slopes with ease.
  • Caterpie and Goldeen have the same cry.
  • Caterpie along with Weedle evolve faster than any other Bug type.

EtymologyEdit

Caterpie's name appears to be based on caterpillar while its species appears to be a caterpillar evolving into a butterfly.

ReferencesEdit


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