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Caterpie

Caterpie is a Bug-type Pokémon from the Kanto region. It evolves into Metapod when fed 12 candies and its final evolution is Butterfree.

Pokédex description

Worm Pokémon
Caterpie has a voracious appetite. It can devour leaves bigger than its body right before your eyes. From its antenna, this Pokémon releases a terrifically strong odor.
- Caterpie's cry

Possible attacks

Fast attacks

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5 (10)
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5 (10)

Charged attacks

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35 (16)

Evolution family

Caterpie is part of a three-member family.

4.
Caterpie
#010 Caterpie
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Metapod
#011 Metapod
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Butterfree
#012 Butterfree

Availability

Method Maximum CP Details
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Wild
374
406

(weather boosted)
In wild since 2016 Jul 6

Increased spawns in:
Mega Battle Challenge: 2020 Sep 11 - 17
Bug Out 2020: Jun 26 - Jul 1
Incense Day: Type Shuffle: 2020 Apr 19 (Incense-only)
Dortmund Pokémon GO Fest 2019: Jul 4 - 7
Bug Out 2019: Apr 2 - 9

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Eggs
249

Increased chance/Previously in:
2-km - 2016 Jul 6 - 2017 Feb 16

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Raid Battles
249
312

(weather boosted)
Tier 1 CP 1,434

Visit List of Raid Bosses changes for complete appearance

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Research tasks
187 Field Research:
Catch 2 Wurmple: Bug Out 2019
Evolve 2 Pidgey: 2018 Nov


Gallery

External links

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