50% ♂ / 50 % ♀
Fletchinder ( is a Japanese: ヒノヤコマ Hinoyakoma ) / Fire -type Flying Pokémon introduced in Generation VI.
Fletchinder is a sparrow-like bird Pokémon. The feathers covering the top part of its body are a vivid fire-red hue, while its underside is gray. Its wings are black with feathery yellow tips. It has a black white-striped tail, and black legs and talons. Its eyes are black with yellow patterns on either side, and it has a sharply pointed black beak.
It evolves from
Fletchling starting at level 17, and evolves into Talonflame starting at level 35.
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From its beak, it expels embers that set the tall grass on fire. Then it pounces on the bewildered prey that pop out of the grass.
The hotter the flame sac on its belly, the faster it can fly, but it takes some time to get the fire going.
Ash's Fletchinder and Nico's Fletchinder
Ash's Fletchling evolved into Fletchinder during a Sky Battle in the episode
XY036: Battles in the Sky!. It was later shown in battle with Korrina's Lucario where Lucario managed to defeat it.
Fletchinder is the only known Pokémon to have more than 10 letters in its name.
Fletchinder's name comes from the words
fletch, a feather, and cinder.