Parasect is a Bug, Grass-type Pokémon from the Kanto region. It evolves from Paras after being fed 50 candies.

Pokédex description

Mushroom Pokémon
Parasect is known to infest large trees en masse and drain nutrients from the lower trunk and roots. When an infested tree dies, they move onto another tree all at once.
- Parasect's cry

Possible attacks

Fast attacks

Icon Bug 3 (8)
Icon Bug 15 (10)
Icon Bug 5 (10) (Legacy move)

Charged attacks

Icon Poison
40 (27)
Icon Grass
180 (37)
Icon Bug
45 (28)

Evolution family

Parasect is part of a two-member family.

19. Paras
#046 Paras
50 Paras candy
#047 Parasect


Method Maximum CP Details
RT-Icon Encounter

(weather boosted)
In wild since 2016 Jul 6

Increased spawns in:
Lunar New Year 2020: Jan 24 - Feb 3
Grass Weekend: 2017 May 5 - 9

RT-Icon Special-Stamp-1
Research tasks
797 Field Research:
Transfer 3 Pokémon: 2020 Apr


External links

  • Parasect page, on the official Pokédex website
  • Parasect article, on the Pokémon Wiki
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