Burmy is a Bug-type Pokémon from the Sinnoh region. A female Burmy evolves into a Wormadam and a male Burmy evolves into a Mothim when fed 50 candies.

The cloak of Burmy depends on where it spawns. It is in Plant Cloak in areas like grassy areas, parks or forests. It is in Sandy Cloak in areas like beaches. It is in Trash Cloak in areas like cities.

Pokédex description

Bagworm Pokémon
If its cloak is broken in battle, it quickly remakes the cloak with materials nearby.
- Burmy's cry

Possible attacks

Fast attacks

Icon Bug.png
5 (10)
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5 (10)

Charged attacks

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35 (16)

Evolution family

Burmy is part of a three-member family.

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212. Burmy
#412 Burmy
(Grass Cloak form)
50 Burmy candy.png
 Pokédex Female Caught Selected.png
Arrow Dark.png
Wormadam
#413 Wormadam
(Grass Cloak form)
Burmy
#412 Burmy
(Sandy Cloak form)
50 Burmy candy.png
 Pokédex Female Caught Selected.png
Arrow Dark.png
Wormadam
#413 Wormadam
(Sandy Cloak form)
Burmy
#412 Burmy
(Trash Cloak form)
50 Burmy candy.png
 Pokédex Female Caught Selected.png
Arrow Dark.png
Wormadam
#413 Wormadam
(Trash Cloak form)
Burmy
#412 Burmy
(any form)
50 Burmy candy.png
 Pokédex Male Caught Selected.png
Arrow Dark.png
Mothim
#414 Mothim
212. Burmy
#412 Burmy
(Grass Cloak form)
50 Burmy candy.png
 Pokédex Female Caught Selected.png
Arrow Dark.png
Wormadam
#413 Wormadam
(Grass Cloak form)
Burmy
#412 Burmy
(Sandy Cloak form)
50 Burmy candy.png
 Pokédex Female Caught Selected.png
Arrow Dark.png
Wormadam
#413 Wormadam
(Sandy Cloak form)
Burmy
#412 Burmy
(Trash Cloak form)
50 Burmy candy.png
 Pokédex Female Caught Selected.png
Arrow Dark.png
Wormadam
#413 Wormadam
(Trash Cloak form)
Burmy
#412 Burmy
(any form)
50 Burmy candy.png
 Pokédex Male Caught Selected.png
Arrow Dark.png
Mothim
#414 Mothim

Availability

Method Maximum CP Details
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Wild
418
453

(weather boosted)
In wild since 2019 May 17

Increased spawns in:
The Seasons Change: Part 1: 2020 Oct 9 - 12 (Plant only)
Fashion Week: 2020 Oct 2 - 8
Mega Battle Challenge: 2020 Sep 11 - 17
Evolution Event: 2019 Dec 5 - 12

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Eggs
279

Increased chance/Previously in:
5-km - 2019 Dec 16 - 2020 Oct 19
2-km - Evolution Event: 2019 Dec 5 - 12

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Raid Battles
279
348

(weather boosted)
Tier 1 CP 1,648

Visit List of Raid Bosses changes for complete appearance

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Research tasks
209 Field Research:
Catch 15 Bug-type Pokémon: Bug Out 2020
Battle another trainer twice: 2020 Apr (Plant only)
Evolve 10 Pokémon: Evolution Event
Special Research:
Throwback Challenge 2020: Sinnoh - 1st part: Power up a Pokémon


Gallery

Trivia

  • Burmy was originally planned to learn Quick Attack, but it was removed before Burmy was released.
  • In the main series, Burmy only appears in the wild in its Plant Cloak form.

External links

  • Burmy page, on the official Pokédex website
  • Burmy article, on the Bulbapedia
  • Burmy article, on the Pokémon Wiki
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