Water Weed Pokémon
10 - 598
11 - 106
62.5% of damage from: 39% of damage from:
Available in the
Available from the
1st tier level)
Lotad is a Water, Grass-type Pokémon from Hoenn region. It can evolve into Lombre when fed 25 candies and its final evolution form is Ludicolo.
Lotad - Water Weed Pokémon
Lotad live in ponds and lakes, where they float on the surface. It grows weak if its broad leaf dies. On rare occasions, this Pokémon travels on land in search of clean water.
Lotad is the part of a three-member
Limited Research promotional picture
Lotad was released with the release of aquatic-theme, Hoenn-region Pokémon on December 21 st, 2017.
In the wild, maximum capture CP of Lotad is 513, however it can reach 555, if encountered Pokémon is boosted by current weather.
Between April 22 nd and April 30 th, 2018, Lotad's global spawn rate was significantly higher during the Earth Day 2018.
Between June 7 th and June 21 st, 2018, Lotad's global spawn rate was significantly higher during the Water Festival 2018.
Between July 14 th and July 15 th, 2018, Lotad's global spawn rate was significantly higher during the Pokémon GO Fest 2018.
Between March 19 th and March 26 th, 2019, Lotad's global spawn rate was significantly higher during the Equinox 2019.
Between August 23 rd and August 30 th, 2019, around water, Lotad's global spawn rate was significantly higher during the Water Festival 2019.
Since December 21 st, 2017, Lotad can be hatched from 5-km Eggs with a 342 of maximal CP.
Between June 7 th and June 21 st, 2018, Lotad was temporarily possible 2-km egg hatchling during the Water Festival.
Lotad was hatching more often from 5-km eggs, during the Water Festival 2019 from August 23 rd and August 30 th, 2019.
As a former 1st tier Raid Boss, Lotad's CP was 2,020. Its maximum capture CP in Bonus Challenge was 342 and 427 when encountered Pokémon was boosted by weather.
Lotad was available in field research: "Catch 3 Pokémon with Weather Boost, Catch 5 Pokémon with Weather Boost, Catch a Castform, Make 5 Nice Throws, Make 3 Nice Throws in a row, Make 3 Great Throws, Make 2 Great Throws in a row, Make 5 Curveball Throws, Battle in a Gym, Use a super effective Charged Attack in a Gym battle, Battle in a Raid, Spin 2 PokéStops, or Use 3 Berries to help catch Pokémon" during Limited Research event with a maximum capture CP of 256.
Lotad was also available in field research: "Make 2 Great Curveball throws in a row, Win 3 Gym Battles, Win a Raid, Hatch an Egg, or Evolve 3 Pokémon" during Yokohama Pokémon GO Fest 2019.
Shiny form of Lotad was released on March 30 during March's th, 2019 Limited Research.
page, on the official Pokédex website
Lotad Lotad article, on the Pokémon Wiki