Types
Normal Fire
Fighting Water
Flying Grass
Poison Electric
Ground Psychic
Rock Ice
Bug Dragon
Ghost Dark
Steel Fairy


The Bug type (Japanese: むしタイプ Bug type) is one of the eighteen types. Notable Trainers who specialize in Bug-type Pokémon are the Azalea Town Gym Leader Bugsy,Aaronof the Sinnoh Elite Four,the Castelia City Gym Leader Burgh,the Santalune City Gym Leader Viola and the Team Skull boss Guzma.Prior to changes in Gen.IV, all damaging Bug-type moves were physical, but they may now also be special depending on the attack. Pokémon Giratina & the Sky Warrior

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Pokemon

Disclamer: Rarity of an individual Pokemon can and does vary depending on the spawn location. In the table below the lowest rarity is presented. Please check individual routes for more information on the rarity of your desired Pokemon.

Pure Bug-type Pokemon

# Pokémon Rarity Found in
010 Pokemon Caterpie.png Caterpie 1 - Common
011 Pokemon Metapod.png Metapod 1 - Common
127 Pokemon Pinsir.png Pinsir 5 - Extremely Rare
204 Pokemon Pineco.png Pineco 3 - Rare
265 Pokemon Wurmple.png Wurmple 1 - Common
266 Pokemon Silcoon.png Silcoon 1 - Common
268 Pokemon Cascoon.png Cascoon 1 - Common
313 Pokemon Volbeat.png Volbeat 3 - Rare
314 Pokemon Illumise.png Illumise 3 - Rare
401 Pokemon Kricketot.png Kricketot 2 - Uncommon
402 Pokemon Kricketune.png Kricketune 2 - Uncommon
412 Pokemon Burmy.png Burmy 3 - Rare
588 Pokemon Karrablast.png Karrablast 3 - Rare
616 Pokemon Shelmet.png Shelmet 3 - Rare
617 Pokemon Accelgor.png Accelgor 8 - Evolution Only Evolve Shelmet
664 Pokemon Scatterbug.png Scatterbug 2 - Uncommon
665 Pokemon Spewpa.png Spewpa 8 - Evolution Only Evolve Scatterbug

Part Dragon-type Pokemon

# Pokémon Type Rarity Found in
149 Pokemon Dragonite.png Dragonite
Dragon
Flying
5 - Extremely Rare
334 Pokemon Altaria.png Altaria
Dragon
Flying
5 - Extremely Rare
373 Pokemon Salamence.png Salamence
Dragon
Flying
5 - Extremely Rare
380 Pokemon Latias.png Latias
Dragon
Psychic
6 - Legendary Eon Ticket
381 Pokemon Latios.png Latios
Dragon
Psychic
6 - Legendary Eon Ticket
384 Pokemon Rayquaza.png Rayquaza
Dragon
Flying
9 - Not Available -
443 Pokemon Gible.png Gible
Dragon
Ground
7 - Special Altering Cave (ER)
444 Pokemon Gabite.png Gabite
Dragon
Ground
8 - Evolution Only Evolve Gible
445 Pokemon Garchomp.png Garchomp
Dragon
Ground
8 - Evolution Only Evolve Gabite
643 Pokemon Reshiram.png Reshiram
Dragon
Fire
9 - Not Available -
644 Pokemon Zekrom.png Zekrom
Dragon
Electric
9 - Not Available -
646 Pokemon Kyurem.png Kyurem
Dragon
Ice
7 - Special Clan War Prize Shop
718 Pokemon Zygarde.png Zygarde
Dragon
Ground
7 - Special Battle Tower Prizes
230 Pokemon Kingdra.png Kingdra
Water
Dragon
8 - Evolution Only Evolve Seadra
329 Pokemon Vibrava.png Vibrava
Ground
Dragon
8 - Evolution Only Evolve Trapinch
330 Pokemon Flygon.png Flygon
Ground
Dragon
7 - Special Altering Cave (VR)
483 Pokemon Dialga.png Dialga
Steel
Dragon
9 - Not Available -
484 Pokemon Palkia.png Palkia
Water
Dragon
9 - Not Available -
487 Pokemon Giratina.png Giratina
Ghost
Dragon
9 - Not Available -
633 Pokemon Deino.png Deino
Dark
Dragon
5 - Extremely Rare
634 Pokemon Zweilous.png Zweilous
Dark
Dragon
8 - Evolution Only Evolve Deino
635 Pokemon Hydreigon.png Hydreigon
Dark
Dragon
5 - Extremely Rare
691 Pokemon Dragalge.png Dragalge
Poison
Dragon
4 - Very Rare
696 Pokemon Tyrunt.png Tyrunt
Rock
Dragon
7 - Special Fossil
697 Pokemon Tyrantrum.png Tyrantrum
Rock
Dragon
8 - Evolution Only Evolve Tyrunt
714 Pokemon Noibat.png Noibat
Flying
Dragon
7 - Special Halloween event (ER)
715 Pokemon Noivern.png Noivern
Flying
Dragon
8 - Evolution Only Evolve Noibat
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