The Pikachu-family of Pokémon are an iconic set of Pokémon, each Generation features the debut of a Pikachu family, with the first two being Pikachu and it's evolution Raichu. Every member is an type rodent.-
All members of the Pikachu-family have electricty pouches on their cheeks, the colours vary, with Pikachu, Plusle, and Dedenne having red cheeks, Raichu, Pachirisu, and Emolga having yellow cheeks, Pichu having pink cheeks, and Minun having blue cheeks.
The members are always a type of Rodent. All of them are mice other than Pachirisu and Emolga, who are squirrels, and Deddene, who is a gerbil.
- Pikachu (Generation I)
- Raichu (Generation I)
- Pichu (Generation II)
- Plusle (Generation III)
- Minun (Generation III)
- Pachirisu (Generation IV)
- Emolga (Generation V)
- Dedenne (Generation VI)
Marill (and it's two evolutionary line members Azurill and Azumarill) could be considered pseudo-members. The reason for this is they match the description of rodents and they have cheeks similar to Pikachu's, Marill was also originally known as Pikablu.
- Due to it's similar appearance, Spinda is sometimes considered a Pikachu-family member. Though it is a Normal type and not part Electricty in any way.