Bug type Pokémon moves

This is a full list of every Bug move from all five generations of the Pokémon game series. The power, accuracy and PP are listed along with any additional effects.

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Name
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
PP
TM
Effect
Prob. (%)
Attack OrderBugPhysical 90 100 15 High critical hit ratio. -
Bug BiteBugPhysical 60 100 20 Receives the effect from the opponent's held berry. -
Bug BuzzBugSpecial 90 100 10 May lower opponent's Special Defense. 10
Defend OrderBugStatus - - 10 Raises user's Defense and Special Defense. -
Fell StingerBugPhysical 30 100 25 Sharply raises user's Attack if target is KO'd. -
Fury CutterBugPhysical 40 95 20 Power increases each turn. -
Heal OrderBugStatus - - 10 User recovers half its max HP. -
InfestationBugSpecial 20 100 20 TM83 Traps opponent, damaging them for 4-5 turns. -
Leech LifeBugPhysical 20 100 15 User recovers half the HP inflicted on opponent. -
MegahornBugPhysical 120 85 10 -
Pin MissileBugPhysical 25 85 20 Hits 2-5 times in one turn. -
PowderBugStatus - 100 20 Damages Pokémon using Fire type moves. -
Quiver DanceBugStatus - - 20 Raises user's Special Attack, Special Defense and Speed. -
Rage PowderBugStatus - - 20 Forces attacks to hit user, not team-mates. -
Signal BeamBugSpecial 75 100 15 May confuse opponent. 10
Silver WindBugSpecial 60 100 5 May raise all stats of user at once. 10
Spider WebBugStatus - - 10 Opponent cannot escape/switch. -
SteamrollerBugPhysical 65 100 20 May cause flinching. 30
Sticky WebBugStatus - - 20 Lowers opponent's Speed when switching into battle. -
String ShotBugStatus - 95 40 Sharply lowers opponent's Speed. -
Struggle BugBugSpecial 50 100 20 TM76 Lowers opponent's Special Attack. 100
Tail GlowBugStatus - - 20 Drastically raises user's Special Attack. -
TwineedleBugPhysical 25 100 20 Hits twice in one turn. May poison opponent. 20
U-turnBugPhysical 70 100 20 TM89 User switches out immediately after attacking. -
X-ScissorBugPhysical 80 100 15 TM81 -