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 121 distinct forms.
/493 species /565 regular forms /562 shiny forms
? On November 16th 2018 , Unknown-region Pokédex became available for Meltan and Melmetal.
/495 species /567 regular forms /564 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 /579 regular forms /576 shiny forms
On July 10th 2019, the addition of Armored Mewtwo rose up Kanto-region Pokédex to 170 distinct forms.
/495 species /580 regular forms /577 shiny forms
On September 16th 2019 , Unova-region Pokédex introduced 156 new Pokémon species and 171 distinct forms.
/651 species /751 regular forms /748 shiny forms
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