Kabuto is a Rock, Water-type Pokémon from the Kanto region. It evolves into Kabutops when fed 50 candies.

Pokédex description

Shellfish Pokémon
Kabuto is a Pokémon that has been regenerated from a fossil. However, in extremely rare cases, living examples have been discovered. The Pokémon has not changed at all for 300 million years.
- Kabuto's cry

Possible attacks

Fast attacks

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5 (8)
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6 (12)

Charged attacks

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70 (20)
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45 (17)
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70 (22)

Evolution family

Kabuto is part of a two-member family.

69.
Kabuto
#140 Kabuto
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Kabutops
#141 Kabutops

Availability

Method Maximum CP Details
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Wild
1,175
1,273

(weather boosted)
In wild since 2016 Jul 6

Increased spawns in:
Global Challenge, Global Hatches: 2019 Sep 9 - 16
Yokohama Pokémon GO Fest 2019: Aug 6 - 12
Dortmund Pokémon GO Fest 2019: Jul 4 - 7
Adventure Week 2019: Jun 4 - 11
Adventure Week 2018: May 24 - Jun 5
Adventure Week 2017: May 18 - 25

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Eggs
783

Increased chance/Previously in:
7-km - 2020 Feb 18 - Jun 8
5-km - 2019 Apr 26 - Dec 16
2-km - Adventure Week 2019: Jun 4 - 11
5-km - 2017 Feb 16 - 2018 Dec 18
2-km - Water Festival 2018: Jun 7 - 21
2-km - Eggstravaganza 2018: Mar 22 - Apr 2
10-km - 2016 Jul 6 - 2017 Feb 16

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Raid Battles
783
979

(weather boosted)
Tier 1 CP 4,970

Visit List of Raid Bosses changes for complete appearance

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Research tasks
587 Field Research:
Win a level 3 or higher Raid: Since 2019 May
Earn 2 Candies walking with your buddy: Summer Event
Catch 10 Ice-type Pokémon: 2019 Jan - Apr
Earn 3 Buddy candies: Adventure Week 2018
Special Research:
A Drive to Investigate - 4th part: Play with your buddy


Gallery

External links

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