Ampharos

Ampharos is an Electric type Pokémon introduced in Generation 2. It is known as the Light Pokémon.

Pokédex entries

Gold The tail's tip shines brightly and can be seen from far away. It acts as a beacon for lost people.
Silver The bright light on its tail can be seen far away. It has been treasured since ancient times as a beacon.
Crystal When it gets dark, the light from its bright, shiny tail can be seen from far away on the ocean's surface.
Ruby
Sapphire
AMPHAROS gives off so much light that it can be seen even from space. People in the old days used the light of this POKéMON to send signals back and forth with others far away.
FireRed The bright light on its tail can be seen far away. It has been treasured since ancient times as a beacon.
LeafGreen The tail’s tip shines brightly and can be seen from far away. It acts as a beacon for lost people.
Emerald It gives off so much light that it can be seen even from space. People in the old days used its light to send signals back and forth with others far away.
Diamond
Pearl
Platinum
The tip of its tail shines brightly. In the olden days, people sent signals using the tail’s light.
HeartGold The tail’s tip shines brightly and can be seen from far away. It acts as a beacon for lost people.
SoulSilver The bright light on its tail can be seen far away. It has been treasured since ancient times as a beacon.
Black
White
The tip of its tail shines brightly. In the olden days, people sent signals using the tail’s light.
Black 2
White 2
The tip of its tail shines so brightly it can be used to send sea-navigation beacons to distant foreign shores.
X
Y
The tail’s tip shines brightly and can be seen from far away. It acts as a beacon for lost people.

Evolution chart

Mareep
#179
Mareep
Electric

(Level 15)
Flaaffy
#180
Flaaffy
Electric

(Level 30)
Ampharos
#181
Ampharos
Electric

Name origin

ampere
unit of electrical current
pharos
Greek for lighthouse
pharaoh
Ancient Egyptian ruler (which Ampharos is designed after)

Moves learned by Ampharos

Ampharos sprites

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

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