Aerodactyl

Aerodactyl is a Rock/Flying type Pokémon introduced in Generation 1. It is known as the Fossil Pokémon.

Aerodactyl has a Mega Evolution, available from X & Y onwards.

Pokédex entries

Red
Blue
A ferocious, prehistoric POKéMON that goes for the enemy's throat with its serrated saw-like fangs.
Yellow A savage POKéMON that died out in ancient times. It was resurrected using DNA taken from amber.
Gold A vicious POKéMON from the distant past, it appears to have flown by spreading its wings and gliding.
Silver This vicious POKéMON is said to have flown in ancient skies while shrieking high-pitched cries.
Crystal In prehistoric times, this POKéMON flew freely and fearlessly through the skies.
Ruby
Sapphire
AERODACTYL is a POKéMON from the age of dinosaurs. It was regenerated from genetic material extracted from amber. It is imagined to have been the king of the skies in ancient times.
FireRed It was regenerated from a dinosaur’s genetic matter that was found in amber. It flies with high-pitched cries.
LeafGreen A ferocious, prehistoric POKéMON that goes for the enemy’s throat with its serrated, sawlike fangs.
Emerald AERODACTYL is a POKéMON from the age of dinosaurs. It was regenerated from DNA extracted from amber. It is imagined to have been the king of the skies.
Diamond
Pearl
Platinum
A Pokémon that roamed the skies in the dinosaur era. Its teeth are like saw blades.
HeartGold A vicious Pokémon from the distant past, it appears to have flown by spreading its wings and gliding.
SoulSilver This vicious Pokémon is said to have flown in ancient skies while shrieking high-pitched cries.
Black
White
Black 2
White 2
A Pokémon that roamed the skies in the dinosaur era. Its teeth are like saw blades.
X It was regenerated from a dinosaur’s genetic matter that was found in amber. It flies with high-pitched cries.
Y This vicious Pokémon is said to have flown in ancient skies while shrieking high-pitched cries.
Omega Ruby
Alpha Sapphire
Aerodactyl is a Pokémon from the age of dinosaurs. It was regenerated from genetic material extracted from amber. It is imagined to have been the king of the skies in ancient times.
Sun A Pokémon from the age of the dinosaurs. It used its sawlike fangs to shred its prey before eating them.
Moon In ancient times, it ruled the skies. A widely accepted theory is that it went extinct due to a large meteor impact.

Evolution chart

  • Aerodactyl does not evolve.

Name origin

aero-
flying prefix
pterodactyl
prehistoric flying reptile

Moves learned by Aerodactyl

Aerodactyl sprites

Type Generation 1 Generation 2 Generation 3 Generation 4 Generation 5 Generation 6 Generation 7
Normal Aerodactyl  sprite from Red & Blue Aerodactyl  sprite from Silver Aerodactyl  sprite from Ruby & Sapphire Aerodactyl  sprite from Diamond & Pearl Aerodactyl  sprite from Black & White Aerodactyl  sprite from X & Y
Shiny Aerodactyl Shiny sprite from Silver Aerodactyl Shiny sprite from Ruby & Sapphire Aerodactyl Shiny sprite from Diamond & Pearl Aerodactyl Shiny sprite from Black & White Aerodactyl Shiny sprite from X & Y

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Where to find Aerodactyl

Red
Blue
Yellow
Trade/migrate from another game
Gold
Silver
Crystal
Route 14
Ruby
Sapphire
Trade/migrate from another game
FireRed
LeafGreen
Cinnabar Island
Emerald Trade/migrate from another game
Diamond
Pearl
Platinum
Trade/migrate from another game
HeartGold
SoulSilver
Pewter City
Black
White
Nacrene City
Black 2
White 2
Trade/migrate from another game
X
Y
Ambrette Town
Omega Ruby
Alpha Sapphire
Trade/migrate from another game
Sun
Moon
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