type Pokémon are affiliated with the ground and earth. Many Ground Pokémon are also partially -type. These Pokémon are particularly weak to , , and -type moves. If 3 Normal/Ground glitch Pokémon are counted, Ground has paired with every type except the type.-
Abilities of Ground Pokémon
- Arena Trap
- Compoundeyes - This is a ability; Nincada is the only Ground Pokémon who has it.
- Damp - This is a ability; Members of the Wooper family are the only Ground Pokémon who have it.
- Drought - This is an ability unique to Groudon.
- Guts - Just Larvitar.
- Hyper Cutter
- Levitate - This is mostly a and ability.
- Magma Armor - Just Camerupt; This is a ability.
- Pickup - Just Phanpy; This is mostly a ability
- Poison Point - Just Nidoqueen and Nidoking; This is mostly a ability.
- Rock Head
- Sand Veil
- Sturdy - Mostly a and type ability.
- Torrent - Unique to the -type starters; The only Ground Pokémon with it are Marshtomp and Swampert.
- Water Absorb - This is a ability; Members of the Wooper family are the only Ground Pokémon who have it.
Ground Pokémon Families
|Unevolved||First evolution||Second evolution||Other type|
|Nidoran♀||Nidorina||Nidoqueen||; Only Nidoqueen is Ground|
|Nidoran♂||Nidorino||Nidoking||; Only Nidoking is Ground|
|Onix||Steelix||Onix is & Steelix is|
|Larvitar||Pupitar||Tyranitar||; Tyranitar isn't Ground|
|Mudkip||Marshtomp||Swampert||; Only Mudkip isn't Ground|
|Nincada||Ninjask||; Only Ninjask is|
|Shedinja||; Only Shedinja is|
|Trapinch||Vibrava||Flygon||; Only Trapinch isn't Dragon|
|Turtwig||Grotle||Torterra||; Only Torterra is Ground|
|Shellos||Gastrodon||; Only Shellos isn't Ground|
|Drilbur||Excadrill||Only Excadrill is|
|Tympole||Palpitoad||Seismitoad||; Only Tympole isn't Ground|