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Cacnea is a Grass-type Pokémon from the Hoenn region. It can evolve into Cacturne when fed 50 candies.
Cacnea - Cactus Pokémon
Cacnea lives in arid locations such as deserts. It releases a strong aroma from its flower to attract prey. When prey comes near, this Pokémon shoots sharp thorns from its body to bring the victim down.
Cacnea is the part of a two-member
Cacnea was released with the release of desert-theme, Hoenn-region Pokémon on January 23 rd, 2018.
In the wild, maximum capture CP of Cacnea is 1,064, however it can reach 1,153, if encountered Pokémon is boosted by current weather.
Between April 22 nd and April 30 th, 2018, Cacnea's global spawn rate was significantly higher during the Earth Day 2018.
Between July 14 th and July 15 th, 2018, Cacnea's global spawn rate was significantly higher during the Pokémon GO Fest 2018.
Between March 19 th and March 26 th, 2019, Cacnea's global spawn rate was significantly higher during the Equinox 2019.
Since January 23 rd, 2018, Cacnea can be hatched from 5-km Eggs with a 709 of maximal CP.
Between March 22 nd and April 2 nd, 2018, Cacnea was temporarily possible 2-km egg hatchling during the Eggstravaganza 2018.
As a former 1st tier Raid Boss, Cacnea's CP was 3,951. Its maximum capture CP in Bonus Challenge was 709 and 887 when encountered Pokémon was boosted by weather.
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