Fletchling is a Generation VI./ -type Pokémon which was first introduced in
Fletchling is a small bird Pokémon with orange head, purple body and white and black feathers.It is based on sparrow with small beak.
Fletchling's name comes from the words fletch, a feather, and fledgling, a young bird.
- Fletchling resembles the Flying- type Pokémon sprite in Red and Blue versions.
Fletching's name is purely based from the word "fletch" which a material (commonly in the early age when they used pure tail feathers) in archery that serves as the stabilizer for the arrows while "hatchling" which is a newborn animal that is born from an egg (commonly baby birds are refered as hatchlings). Its small-size body may refer to itself as a "hatchling" while its "fletch" shape and stylized diagonally striped tail is very similar to the fletching of an arrow.