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.

Evolution chart

  • Aerodactyl does not evolve.

Name origin

aero-
flying prefix
pterodactyl
prehistoric flying reptile

Moves learned by Aerodactyl

Aerodactyl sprites

Normal
Black/White
Shiny
Black/White
Normal
HG/SS
Shiny
HG/SS
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Where to find Aerodactyl

FireRed
LeafGreen
Cinnabar Island
HeartGold
SoulSilver
Pewter City
Black
White
Nacrene City
X
Y
Ambrette Town