Paras is a Bug, Grass-type Pokémon from Kanto region. It can evolve into Parasect after being fed with 50 candies.
| Paras - Mushroom Pokémon
| Paras has parasitic mushrooms growing on its back called tochukaso. They grow large by drawing nutrients from this Bug Pokémon host. They are highly valued as a medicine for extending life.
Paras is the part of a two-member family.
- Paras was released with the game launch on July 6th, 2016.
- In the wild, maximum capture CP of Paras is 872, however it can reach 945, if encountered Pokémon is boosted by current weather.
- Between May 5th and May 9th, 2017, Paras's global spawn rate was significantly higher during the Grass Weekend.
- Between March 19th and March 26th, 2019, Paras's global spawn rate was significantly higher during the Equinox 2019.
- Between April 2nd and April 9th, 2019, Paras's global spawn rate was significantly higher during the Bug Out.
- From July 6th, 2016 to May 10th, 2017, Paras used to be a possible hatchling from 5-km Eggs.
- Paras is one of the Pokémon that Ditto can appear as in wild.
- Paras page, on the official Pokédex website
- Paras article, on the Pokémon Wiki