Omanyte is a snail-like Pokémon that died out millions of years ago. It has many tentacles, which it used to crawl along the muddy seafloor. It has two large eyes that just stick out under its curvy shell. It is based on the ancient sea-creatures Ammonites.
In the anime
Omanyte made a short appearance in DP108: Dealing With Defensive Types.
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Omanyte appears to be based on the ammonite, a type of extinct underwater creature
- Omanyte shares its cry with Machop.
- If 'Omanyte' is reversed and 'E' letter taken away, Tynamo is result.
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