Solgaleo (ソルガレオ Sorugareo) is a / Psychic -type Steel Legendary Pokémon introduced in Generation VII. It is the mascot for Pokémon Sun. It is Lunala's counterpart and one of the two evolved forms of Cosmoem.
Since ancient times, Solgaleo has been honored as an emissary of the sun. It is referred to with reverence as “the beast that devours the sun.” Solgaleo's body holds a vast amount of energy, and it shines with light when it's active. It has a flowing mane with a remarkable resemblance to the sun.
/ Sun Moon Altar of the Sunne/Evolve Cosmoem (Sun Only)
It is said to live in another world. The intense light it radiates from the surface of its body can make the darkest of nights light up like midday.
This Pokémon is said to be a male evolution of Cosmog. At the activation of its third eye, it departs for another world.
Solgaleo and Lunala are the first Legendary Pokémon to have evolutions.
The Pokedex refers to it as a male, while it is actually genderless.
Solgaleo is based off of a male lion with a sun motif.