Nidorina is a Poison-type Pokémon from the Kanto region. It evolves from Nidoran♀ after being fed 25 candies and evolves into Nidoqueen when fed 100 candies. Nidorina is the female counterpart of Nidorino.

Pokédex description

Poison Pin Pokémon
When Nidorina are with their friends or family, they keep their barbs tucked away to prevent hurting each other. This Pokémon appears to become nervous if separated from the others.
- Nidorina's cry

Possible attacks

Fast attacks

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6 (12)
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5 (8)

Charged attacks

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100 (21)
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35 (21)
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80 (35)

Evolution family

Nidorina is part of a three-member family.

#029 Nidoran♀
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#030 Nidorina
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#031 Nidoqueen


Method Maximum CP Details
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(weather boosted)
In wild since 2016 Jul 6

Increased spawns in:
Pokémon Day 2020: Feb 25 - Mar 2
Female Day: 2018 Oct 11 - 12

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Research tasks
561 Field Research:
Trade a Pokémon with a friend: Friend Fest



  • Normally, evolved stages of Pokémon cannot be shiny in encounter screen, but exceptionally during Female Day, Nidorina could.

External links

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