Ground-type Pokémon are affiliated with the ground and earth. Many Ground Pokemon are also part Rock type.
Abilities of Ground Pokémon
- Arena Trap
- Compoundeyes - This is a Bug ability; Nincada is the only Ground Pokémon who has it.
- Damp - This is a Water ability; Members of the Wooper family are the only Ground Pokémon who have it.
- Drought - This is an ability unique to Groundon.
- Guts - Just Larvitar.
- Hyper Cutter
- Levitate - This is mostly a Psychic and Ghost ability.
- Magma Armor - Just Camerupt; This is a Fire ability.
- Pickup - Just Phanpy; This is mostly a Normal ability
- Poison Point - Just Nidoqueen and Nidoking; This is mostly a Poison ability.
- Rock Head
- Sand Veil
- Sturdy - Mostly a Rock and Steel type ability.
- Torrent - Unique to the Water-type starters; The only Ground Pokémon with it are Marshtomp and Swampert.
- Water Absorb - This is a Water ability; Members of the Wooper family are the only Ground Pokémon who have it.
Ground Pokémon Families
|Basic||Stage 1||Stage 2||Other type|
|Nidoran♀||Nidorina||Nidoqueen||This family is Poison; only Nidoqueen is Ground.|
|Nidoran♂||Nidorino||Nidoking||This family is Poison; only Nidoking is Ground.|
|Onix||Steelix||Onix is Rock; Steelix is Steel|
|Larvitar||Pupitar||Tyranitar||This family is Rock; Tyranitar isn't Ground.|
|Mudkip||Marshtomp||Swampert||This family is Water; Mudkip isn't Ground|
|Nincada||Ninjask/Shedinja||This family is Bug; Only Nincada is Ground|
|Trapinch||Vibrava||Flygon||Vibrava and Flygon are Dragon|