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Lairon
305
コドラ Kodora
305Lairon
Generation III
Evolutionary line
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Type(s)
Type Steel  Type Rock
Species Iron Armor Pokémon
Abilities Sturdy
Rock Head
Heavy Metal (DW)
Pokédex
Aron ← 305 → Aggron
Kanto N/A Johto N/A
Hoenn 071/073 Sinnoh N/A
Unova 167 Mountain Kalos 100
Alola N/A
Evolves from Aron
Evolves into Aggron
Gender
50% ♂ / 50 % ♀
Weight Height
264.6 lbs. 120.0 kg 2'11" 0.9 m
Pokédex color Egg group
Gray Monster
Shape Footprint
Shape08
F305
Cry

Lairon (Japanese: コドラ Kodora) is a Steel/Rock type Pokémon introduced in Generation III.

Biology

Physiology

It has a hard armor shell like Rhyhorn has. Its body is dark gray and its eyes are sky blue. Its back is covered with lots of iron armor. The sides of Lairon’s lower jaw are very sharp and its two teeth are visible inside its mouth. There are two metal bands on each of Lairon's legs. The higher one is gray, and the lower one is iron-colored.

Natural abilities

Lairon has the abilities Rock Head and Sturdy. Sturdy protects it from one-hit KOs. Rock Head prevents recoil damage on Lairon. It has a rock hard armor and it can strangely learn Dragon Breath.

Evolution

Lairon is the evolved form of Aron and it evolves into Aggron at level 42.

Game info

Game locations

Locations
Version(s) Area(s) Rarity
Ruby/Sapphire Victory Road (& Safari Zone in Ruby) Uncommon
Emerald Victory Road Uncommon
FireRed/LeafGreen Trade None
Diamond/Pearl Evolve Aron (Diamond Only) None
Platinum Evolve Aron None
HeartGold/SoulSilver Safari Zone Common
Black/White Evolve Aron (White only) None
X/Y Terminus Cave, Evolve Aron (X only) Common


Side game locations

Locations
Game(s) Area(s)
Pokémon Trozei! Endless Level 28
Endless Level 34
Forever Level 77
Mr. Who's Den
Red Rescue Team & Blue Rescue Team Frosty Forest (7F-9F)
Wish Cave (62F-64F)
Joyous Tower (62F-64F)
Oddity Cave (B13F-B15F)
Explorers of Time & Explorers of Darkness Northern Desert (9F-15F)
Pokémon Ranger: Shadows of Almia Volcano Cave


Pokédex entries

Pokédex Entries
Ruby
Lairon tempers its steel body by drinking highly nutritious mineral springwater until it is bloated. This Pokémon makes its nest close to springs of delicious water.
Sapphire
Lairon feeds on iron contained in rocks and water. It makes its nest on mountains where iron ore is buried. As a result, the Pokémon often clashes with humans mining the iron ore.
Emerald
When two Lairon meet in the wild, they fight for territory by bashing into each other with their steel bodies. The sound of their collision carries for miles.
FireRed
It habitually shows off its strength with the size of sparks it creates by ramming its steel body into boulders.
LeafGreen
It habitually shows off its strength with the size of sparks it creates by ramming its steel body into boulders.
Diamond
For food, it digs up iron ore. It smashes its steely body against others to fight over territory.
Pearl
For food, it digs up iron ore. It smashes its steely body against others to fight over territory.
Platinum
For food, it digs up iron ore. It smashes its steely body against others to fight over territory.
HeartGold
It loves iron ore. Groups of them fight for territory by bashing one another with their steel bodies.
SoulSilver
It loves iron ore. Groups of them fight for territory by bashing one another with their steel bodies.
Black
For food, it digs up iron ore. It smashes its steely body against others to fight over territory.
White
For food, it digs up iron ore. It smashes its steely body against others to fight over territory.
Black 2
For food, it digs up iron ore. It smashes its steely body against others to fight over territory.
White 2
For food, it digs up iron ore. It smashes its steely body against others to fight over territory.
X
It loves iron ore. Groups of them fight for territory by bashing one another with their steel bodies.
Y
It habitually shows off its strength with the size of sparks it creates by ramming its steel body into boulders.
Omega Ruby
Lairon tempers its steel body by drinking highly nutritious mineral springwater until it is bloated. This Pokémon makes its nest close to springs of delicious water.
Alpha Sapphire
Lairon feeds on iron contained in rocks and water. It makes its nest on mountains where iron ore is buried. As a result, the Pokémon often clashes with humans mining the iron ore.
Sun
Moon
Ultra Sun
Ultra Moon
Let's Go, Pikachu!
Let's Go, Eevee!


Stats

Base Stats
HP
60
Attack
90
Defense
140
Sp. Atk
50
Sp. Def
50
Speed
40
Total
430

Learnset

Leveling

Leveling Generation VII
Level Move Power Acc. PP Type Cat.
1 Tackle 40 100% 35 Normal Physical
1 Harden —% 30 Normal Status
1 Mud-Slap 20 100% 10 Ground Special
1 Headbutt 70 100% 15 Normal Physical
4 Mud-Slap 20 100% 10 Ground Special
7 Headbutt 70 100% 15 Normal Physical
10 Metal Claw 50 95% 35 Steel Physical
13 Rock Tomb 60 95% 15 Rock Physical
16 Protect —% 10 Normal Status
19 Roar —% 20 Normal Status
22 Iron Head 80 100% 15 Steel Physical
25 Rock Slide 75 90% 10 Rock Physical
28 Take Down 90 85% 20 Normal Physical
31 Metal Sound 85% 40 Steel Status
35 Iron Tail 100 75% 15 Steel Physical
39 Iron Defense —% 15 Steel Status
43 Double-Edge 120 100% 15 Normal Physical
47 Autotomize —% 15 Steel Status
51 Heavy Slam 100% 10 Steel Physical
55 Metal Burst 100% 10 Steel 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 Generation VI
Level Move Power Acc. PP Type Cat. Contest Cat. Appeal Jam
1XY
1ORAS
Tackle 50 100% 35 Normal Physical Type Tough ♥♥♥♥ 0
1XY
1ORAS
Harden —% 30 Normal Status Type Tough ♥♥ 0
1XY
1ORAS
Mud-Slap 20 100% 10 Ground Special Type Cute ♥♥♥ 0
1XY
1ORAS
Headbutt 70 100% 15 Normal Physical Type Tough ♥♥♥♥ 0
4XY
4ORAS
Mud-Slap 20 100% 10 Ground Special Type Cute ♥♥♥ 0
8XY
7ORAS
Headbutt 70 100% 15 Normal Physical Type Tough ♥♥♥♥ 0
11XY
10ORAS
Metal Claw 50 95% 35 Steel Physical Type Cool ♥♥♥♥ 0
N/AXY
13ORAS
Rock Tomb 60 95% 15 Rock Physical Type Clever ♥♥♥ 0
29XY
16ORAS
Protect —% 10 Normal Status Type Cute ♥♥ 0
18XY
19ORAS
Roar —% 20 Normal Status Type Cool ♥♥♥ 0
25XY
22ORAS
Iron Head 80 100% 15 Steel Physical Type Tough ♥♥♥♥ 0
N/AXY
25ORAS
Rock Slide 75 90% 10 Rock Physical Type Tough ♥♥ ♥♥
22XY
28ORAS
Take Down 90 85% 20 Normal Physical Type Tough ♥♥♥
♥♥♥
0
34XY
31ORAS
Metal Sound 85% 40 Steel Status Type Clever ♥♥♥
40XY
35ORAS
Iron Tail 100 75% 15 Steel Physical Type Cool ♥♥♥♥ 0
15XY
39ORAS
Iron Defense —% 15 Steel Status Type Tough 0
56XY
43ORAS
Double-Edge 120 100% 15 Normal Physical Type Tough ♥♥♥
♥♥♥
0
45XY
47ORAS
Autotomize —% 15 Steel Status Type Beautiful 0
51XY
51ORAS
Heavy Slam 100% 10 Steel Physical Type Tough ♥♥♥ 0
62XY
55ORAS
Metal Burst 100% 10 Steel Physical Type Cool ♥♥ 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 Generation V
Level Move Power Acc. PP Type Cat.
1BW
1B2W2
Tackle 50 100% 35 Normal Physical
1BW
1B2W2
Harden —% 30 Normal Status
1BW
1B2W2
Mud-Slap 20 100% 10 Ground Special
1BW
1B2W2
Headbutt 70 100% 15 Normal Physical
8BW
4B2W2
Mud-Slap 20 100% 10 Ground Special
11BW
8B2W2
Headbutt 70 100% 15 Normal Physical
15BW
11B2W2
Metal Claw 50 95% 35 Steel Physical
18BW
15B2W2
Iron Defense —% 15 Steel Status
22BW
18B2W2
Roar 100% 20 Normal Status
25BW
22B2W2
Take Down 90 85% 20 Normal Physical
29BW
25B2W2
Iron Head 80 100% 15 Steel Physical
34BW
29B2W2
Protect —% 10 Normal Status
40BW
34B2W2
Metal Sound 85% 40 Steel Status
45BW
40B2W2
Iron Tail 100 75% 15 Steel Physical
51BW
45B2W2
Autotomize —% 15 Steel Status
56BW
51B2W2
Heavy Slam 100% 10 Steel Physical
62BW
56B2W2
Double-Edge 120 100% 15 Normal Physical
67BW
62B2W2
Metal Burst 100% 10 Steel Physical
4BW
N/AB2W2
Harden —% 30 Normal Status
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 IV
Level Move Power Acc. PP Type Cat. Contest Cat. Appeal
1 Tackle 35 95% 35 Normal Physical Type Tough ♥♥♥
1 Harden —% 30 Normal Status Type Tough ♥♥
1 Mud-Slap 20 100% 10 Ground Special Type Cute ♥♥♥
1 Headbutt 70 100% 15 Normal Physical Type Tough ♥♥♥
4 Harden —% 30 Normal Status Type Tough ♥♥
8 Mud-Slap 20 100% 10 Ground Special Type Cute ♥♥♥
11 Headbutt 70 100% 15 Normal Physical Type Tough ♥♥♥
15 Metal Claw 50 95% 35 Steel Physical Type Cool ♥♥
18 Iron Defense —% 15 Steel Status Type Tough ♥♥
22 Roar 100% 20 Normal Status Type Cool ♥♥
25 Take Down 90 85% 20 Normal Physical Type Tough ♥♥♥
29 Iron Head 80 100% 15 Steel Physical Type Tough ♥♥
34 Protect —% 10 Normal Status Type Cute 0
40 Metal Sound 85% 40 Steel Status Type Smart ♥♥
45 Iron Tail 100 75% 15 Steel Physical Type Cool ♥♥
51 Double-Edge 120 100% 15 Normal Physical Type Tough 0
56 Metal Burst 100% 10 Steel Physical Type Beauty ♥♥
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 III
Level Move Power Acc. PP Type Contest Cat. Appeal Jam
1 Tackle 35 95% 35 Normal Type Tough ♥♥♥♥ 0
1 Harden —% 30 Normal Type Tough ♥♥ 0
1 Mud-Slap 20 100% 10 Ground Type Cute ♥♥
1 Headbutt 70 100% 15 Normal Type Tough ♥♥ ♥♥♥
4 Harden —% 30 Normal Type Tough ♥♥ 0
7 Mud-Slap 20 100% 10 Ground Type Cute ♥♥
10 Headbutt 70 100% 15 Normal Type Tough ♥♥ ♥♥♥
13 Metal Claw 50 95% 35 Steel Type Cool ♥♥♥♥ 0
17 Iron Defense —% 15 Steel Type Tough 0
21 Roar 100% 20 Normal Type Cool ♥♥♥ 0
25 Take Down 90 85% 20 Normal Type Tough ♥♥♥
♥♥♥
0
29 Iron Tail 100 75% 15 Steel Type Cool ♥♥♥♥
37 Protect —% 10 Normal Type Cute 0
45 Metal Sound 85% 40 Steel Type Smart ♥♥♥
53 Double-Edge 120 100% 15 Normal Type 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.

TM/HM

TMs and HMs Generation VII
TM/HM Move Power Acc. PP Type Cat.
TM05 Roar —% 20 Normal Status
TM06 Toxic 90% 10 Poison Status
TM10 Hidden Power 60 100% 15 Normal Special
TM11 Sunny Day —% 5 Fire Status
TM17 Protect —% 10 Normal Status
TM18 Rain Dance —% 5 Water Status
TM21 Frustration 100% 20 Normal Physical
TM26 Earthquake 100 100% 10 Ground Physical
TM27 Return 100% 20 Normal Physical
TM32 Double Team —% 15 Normal Status
TM37 Sandstorm —% 10 Rock Status
TM39 Rock Tomb 60 95% 15 Rock Physical
TM40 Aerial Ace 60 —% 20 Flying Physical
TM42 Facade 70 100% 20 Normal Physical
TM44 Rest —% 10 Psychic Status
TM45 Attract 100% 15 Normal Status
TM48 Round 60 100% 15 Normal Special
TM65 Shadow Claw 70 100% 15 Ghost Physical
TM69 Rock Polish —% 20 Rock Status
TM71 Stone Edge 100 80% 5 Rock Physical
TM78 Bulldoze 60 100% 20 Ground Physical
TM80 Rock Slide 75 90% 10 Rock Physical
TM87 Swagger 85% 15 Normal Status
TM88 Sleep Talk —% 10 Normal Status
TM90 Substitute —% 10 Normal Status
TM100 Confide —% 20 Normal Status
Bold indicates this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.
Italic indicates an evolved or alternate form of this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.

TMs and HMs Generation VI
TM/HM Move Power Acc. PP Type Cat. Contest Cat. Appeal Jam
TM01 Hone Claws —% 15 Dark Status Type Cute 0
TM05 Roar —% 20 Normal Status Type Cool ♥♥♥ 0
TM06 Toxic 90% 10 Poison Status Type Clever ♥♥♥ 0
TM10 Hidden Power 60 100% 15 Normal Special Type Clever ♥♥♥ 0
TM11 Sunny Day —% 5 Fire Status Type Beautiful 0
TM17 Protect —% 10 Normal Status Type Cute ♥♥ 0
TM18 Rain Dance —% 5 Water Status Type Beautiful 0
TM21 Frustration 100% 20 Normal Physical Type Cute ♥♥ ♥♥♥
TM26 Earthquake 100 100% 10 Ground Physical Type Tough ♥♥
TM27 Return 100% 20 Normal Physical Type Cute ♥♥♥♥ 0
TM28 Dig 80 100% 10 Ground Physical Type Tough ♥♥ 0
TM32 Double Team —% 15 Normal Status Type Cool 0
TM37 Sandstorm —% 10 Rock Status Type Tough ♥♥
TM39 Rock Tomb 60 95% 15 Rock Physical Type Clever ♥♥♥ 0
TM40 Aerial Ace 60 —% 20 Flying Physical Type Cool ♥♥ 0
TM42 Facade 70 100% 20 Normal Physical Type Cute ♥♥ 0
TM44 Rest —% 10 Psychic Status Type Cute 0
TM45 Attract 100% 15 Normal Status Type Cute ♥♥ 0
TM48 Round 60 100% 15 Normal Special Type Beautiful ♥♥ 0
TM65 Shadow Claw 70 100% 15 Ghost Physical Type Cool ♥♥♥♥ 0
TM69 Rock Polish —% 20 Rock Status Type Tough ♥♥♥ 0
TM71 Stone Edge 100 80% 5 Rock Physical Type Tough ♥♥♥ 0
TM78 Bulldoze 60 100% 20 Ground Physical Type Tough ♥♥ ♥♥
TM80 Rock Slide 75 90% 10 Rock Physical Type Tough ♥♥ ♥♥
TM87 Swagger 90% 15 Normal Status Type Cute ♥♥♥ 0
TM88 Sleep Talk —% 10 Normal Status Type Cute 0
TM90 Substitute —% 10 Normal Status Type Cute ♥♥ 0
TM94 Rock SmashXY 40 100% 15 Fighting Physical Type Tough ♥♥♥♥ 0
TM94 Secret PowerORAS 70 100% 20 Normal Physical Type Clever 0
TM100 Confide —% 20 Normal Status Type Cute ♥♥♥ 0
HM01 Cut 50 95% 30 Normal Physical Type Cool ♥♥♥♥ 0
HM04 Strength 80 100% 15 Normal Physical Type Tough ♥♥♥♥ 0
HM06 Rock SmashORAS 40 100% 15 Fighting Physical Type 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.

TMs and HMs Generation V
TM/HM Move Power Acc. PP Type Cat.
TM01 Hone Claws —% 15 Dark Status
TM05 Roar 100% 20 Normal Status
TM06 Toxic 90% 10 Poison Status
TM10 Hidden Power 100% 15 Normal Special
TM11 Sunny Day —% 5 Fire Status
TM17 Protect —% 10 Normal Status
TM18 Rain Dance —% 5 Water Status
TM21 Frustration 100% 20 Normal Physical
TM26 Earthquake 100 100% 10 Ground Physical
TM27 Return 100% 20 Normal Physical
TM28 Dig 80 100% 10 Ground Physical
TM32 Double Team —% 15 Normal Status
TM37 Sandstorm —% 10 Rock Status
TM39 Rock Tomb 50 80% 10 Rock Physical
TM40 Aerial Ace 60 —% 20 Flying Physical
TM42 Facade 70 100% 20 Normal Physical
TM44 Rest —% 10 Psychic Status
TM45 Attract 100% 15 Normal Status
TM48 Round 60 100% 15 Normal Special
TM65 Shadow Claw 70 100% 15 Ghost Physical
TM69 Rock Polish —% 20 Rock Status
TM71 Stone Edge 100 80% 5 Rock Physical
TM78 Bulldoze 60 100% 20 Ground Physical
TM80 Rock Slide 75 90% 10 Rock Physical
TM87 Swagger 90% 15 Normal Status
TM90 Substitute —% 10 Normal Status
TM94 Rock Smash 40 100% 15 Fighting Physical
HM01 Cut 50 95% 30 Normal Physical
HM04 Strength 80 100% 15 Normal 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.

TMs and HMs Generation IV
TM/HM Move Power Acc. PP Type Cat. Contest Cat. Appeal
TM03 Water Pulse 60 100% 20 Water Special Type Beauty ♥♥
TM05 Roar 100% 20 Normal Status Type Cool ♥♥
TM06 Toxic 85% 10 Poison Status Type Smart ♥♥
TM10 Hidden Power 100% 15 Normal Special Type Smart
TM11 Sunny Day —% 5 Fire Status Type Beauty ♥♥
TM17 Protect —% 10 Normal Status Type Cute 0
TM18 Rain Dance —% 5 Water Status Type Tough ♥♥
TM21 Frustration 100% 20 Normal Physical Type Cute ♥♥
TM23 Iron Tail 100 75% 15 Steel Physical Type Cool ♥♥
TM26 Earthquake 100 100% 10 Ground Physical Type Tough ♥♥
TM27 Return 100% 20 Normal Physical Type Cute ♥♥
TM28 Dig 80 100% 10 Ground Physical Type Smart
TM32 Double Team —% 15 Normal Status Type Cool ♥♥
TM34 Shock Wave 60 —% 20 Electric Special Type Cool ♥♥
TM37 Sandstorm —% 10 Rock Status Type Tough ♥♥
TM39 Rock Tomb 50 80% 10 Rock Physical Type Smart ♥♥
TM40 Aerial Ace 60 —% 20 Flying Physical Type Cool ♥♥
TM42 Facade 70 100% 20 Normal Physical Type Cute ♥♥
TM43 Secret Power 70 100% 20 Normal Physical Type Smart ♥♥
TM44 Rest —% 10 Psychic Status Type Cute 0
TM45 Attract 100% 15 Normal Status Type Cute ♥♥
TM58 Endure —% 10 Normal Status Type Tough ♥♥
TM65 Shadow Claw 70 100% 15 Ghost Physical Type Cute ♥♥
TM69 Rock Polish —% 20 Rock Status Type Tough ♥♥
TM71 Stone Edge 100 80% 5 Rock Physical Type Tough ♥♥
TM76 Stealth Rock —% 20 Rock Status Type Cool ♥♥
TM78 Captivate 100% 20 Normal Status Type Beauty ♥♥
TM80 Rock Slide 75 90% 10 Rock Physical Type Tough ♥♥♥
TM82 Sleep Talk —% 10 Normal Status Type Cute ♥♥♥
TM83 Natural Gift 100% 15 Normal Physical Type Cool ♥♥
TM87 Swagger 90% 15 Normal Status Type Cute ♥♥
TM90 Substitute —% 10 Normal Status Type Smart
HM01 Cut 50 95% 30 Normal Physical Type Cool ♥♥♥
HM04 Strength 80 100% 15 Normal Physical Type Tough ♥♥♥
HM06 Rock Smash 40 100% 15 Fighting Physical Type Tough ♥♥
Bold indicates this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.
Italic indicates an evolved or alternate form of this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.

TMs and HMs Generation III
TM/HM Move Power Acc. PP Type Contest Cat. Appeal Jam
TM03 Water Pulse 60 100% 20 Water Type Beauty ♥♥ 0
TM05 Roar 100% 20 Normal Type Cool ♥♥♥ 0
TM06 Toxic 85% 10 Poison Type Smart ♥♥♥ 0
TM10 Hidden Power 100% 15 Normal Type Smart ♥♥♥ 0
TM11 Sunny Day —% 5 Fire Type Beauty 0
TM17 Protect —% 10 Normal Type Cute 0
TM18 Rain Dance —% 5 Water Type Tough 0
TM21 Frustration 100% 20 Normal Type Cute 0
TM23 Iron Tail 100 75% 15 Steel Type Cool ♥♥♥♥
TM26 Earthquake 100 100% 10 Ground Type Tough ♥♥♥
TM27 Return 100% 20 Normal Type Cute 0
TM28 Dig 60 100% 10 Ground Type Smart 0
TM32 Double Team —% 15 Normal Type Cool ♥♥ 0
TM34 Shock Wave 60 —% 20 Electric Type Cool ♥♥ 0
TM37 Sandstorm —% 10 Rock Type Tough ♥♥♥ 0
TM39 Rock Tomb 50 80% 10 Rock Type Smart ♥♥♥ 0
TM40 Aerial Ace 60 —% 20 Flying Type Cool ♥♥ 0
TM42 Facade 70 100% 20 Normal Type Cute ♥♥ 0
TM43 Secret Power 70 100% 20 Normal Type Smart 0
TM44 Rest —% 10 Psychic Type Cute ♥♥ 0
TM45 Attract 100% 15 Normal Type Cute ♥♥ 0
HM01 Cut 50 95% 30 Normal Type Cool ♥♥
HM04 Strength 80 100% 15 Normal Type Tough ♥♥
HM06 Rock Smash 20 100% 15 Fighting Type 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.

Sprites

Version
Ruby Sapphire Emerald FireRed LeafGreen Back
RS 305 front E 305 front RS 305 front
Diamond Pearl Platinum HeartGold SoulSilver Back
DP 305 front DP 305 front DP 305 front
Black White Black 2 White 2 Back
Lairon BW Lairon BW
X Y Omega Ruby Alpha Sapphire GO Back
Lairon XY Lairon XY Lairon Back XY
Sun Moon Ultra Sun Ultra Moon Back

Appearances

Anime

Savannah's Lairon

Gallery

See also