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Lanturn is a Water, Electric-type Pokémon from the Johto region. It evolves from Chinchou after being fed 50 candies.

Pokédex description

Lanturn - Light Pokémon
Lanturn is nicknamed “the deep-sea star” for its illuminated antenna. This Pokémon produces light by causing a chemical reaction between bacteria and its bodily fluids inside the antenna.
Pokémon cry:
Lanturn cry

Possible attacks

Fast attacks

Icon Electric 8 (7)
Icon Electric 6 (9)
Icon Water 5 (10)

Charged attacks

Icon Water
130 (39)
Icon Electric
80 (32)
Icon Electric
100 (42)

Evolution family

Lanturn is the part of a two-member family.

85. Chinchou
#170 Chinchou
50 Chinchou candy
#171 Lanturn



  • Lanturn was released with the main release of Johto-region Pokémon on February 16th, 2017.
  • In the wild, maximum capture CP of Lanturn is 1,787, however it can reach 1,936, if encountered Pokémon is boosted by current weather.
    • Between March 22nd and March 29th, 2017, Lanturn's global spawn rate was significantly higher during the Water Festival 2017.
  • As a former 2nd tier Raid Boss, Lanturn's CP was 8,421. Its maximum capture CP in Bonus Challenge was 1,191 and 1,489 when encountered Pokémon was boosted by weather.
  • Lanturn was available in field research: "Hatch an Egg." during August and December, 2018 with a maximum capture CP of 893.

External links

  • Lanturn page, on the official Pokédex website
  • Lanturn article, on the Pokémon Wiki
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