This list includes includes each different Pokémon form which is registered in the
For clarity purpose, this list doesn't include:
Pokémon gender differences. Both genders are made available when the Pokémon form is released. For reference go to List of Pokémon gender differences.
When Combee was released, for a few days, only the female version was obtainable and the Pokédex entry only had the female switch.
The Pokémon obtained before January 2017 had no gender and a random gender was assigned to them. The gender assigned did not activated the corresponding gender switch in the Pokédex, though. The player had to obtain another Pokémon with the corresponding gender to activate the switch.
Pokémon obtainable only during certain events, which are not recorded in Pokédex. For reference go to Event Pokémon.
The total number of Pokémon species and Pokémon distinct forms (regular and shiny) was raised accordingly to the following
regions added to the game:
On July 6th 2016 , Kanto-region Pokédex introduced 151 new Pokémon species and distinct forms.
/151 species /151 regular forms /151 shiny forms
On December 12th 2016 , Johto-region Pokédex introduced 100 new Pokémon species and 127 distinct forms.
/251 species /278 regular forms /278 shiny forms
On October 20th 2017 , Hoenn-region Pokédex introduced 135 new Pokémon species, 148 distinct regular forms and 145 distinct shiny forms.
/386 species /426 regular forms /423 shiny forms
The difference between distinct regular and shiny forms numbers occurred due to 3 Castform non-normal forms that do not have shiny variants.
May 29th 2018 , Alola-region forms became available rising up Kanto-region Pokédex to 169 distinct forms.
/386 species /444 regular forms /441 shiny forms
On October 16th 2018 , Sinnoh-region Pokédex introduced 107 new Pokémon species and 138 distinct forms.
/493 species /582 regular forms /579 shiny forms
? On November 16th 2018 , Unknown-region Pokédex became available for Meltan and Melmetal.
/495 species /584 regular forms /581 shiny forms
On March 8th 2019, 12 new Spinda forms were added to the game, rising up Hoenn-region Pokédex to 160 distinct forms.
/495 species /596 regular forms /593 shiny forms
On July 10th 2019, the addition of Armored Mewtwo rose up Kanto-region Pokédex to 170 distinct forms.
/495 species /597 regular forms /594 shiny forms
On September 16th 2019 , Unova-region Pokédex introduced 156 new Pokémon species and 175 distinct forms.
/651 species /772 regular forms /769 shiny forms
On November 16th 2019, Galar-region forms became available for the first time, rising up Kanto-region Pokédex to 171 distinct forms and Hoenn-region Pokédex to 162 distinct forms.
/651 species /775 regular forms /772 shiny forms
On June 3rd 2020, more Galar-region forms became available, rising up Kanto-region Pokédex to 176 distinct forms and Unova-region Pokédex to 179 distinct forms. Also Galar-region introduced 3 new Pokémon species and distinct forms.
/654 species /787 regular forms /784 shiny forms
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