Cleffa

Cleffa is a Fairy type Pokémon introduced in Generation 2. It is known as the Star Shape Pokémon.

Prior to Generation 6, Cleffa was Normal type.

Pokédex entries

Gold Because of its unusual, star-like silhouette, people believe that it came here on a meteor.
Silver When numerous meteors illuminate the night sky, sightings of CLEFFA strangely increase.
Crystal If the impact site of a meteorite is found, this POKéMON is certain to be within the immediate area.
Ruby
Sapphire
On nights with many shooting stars, CLEFFA can be seen dancing in a ring. They dance through the night and stop only at the break of day, when these POKéMON quench their thirst with the morning dew.
FireRed When numerous meteors illuminate the night sky, sightings of CLEFFA strangely increase.
LeafGreen Because of its unusual, starlike silhouette, people believe that it came here on a meteor.
Emerald On nights with many shooting stars, CLEFFA can be seen dancing in a ring. They dance until daybreak, when they quench their thirst with the morning dew.
Diamond Its silhouette is like a star. It is believed to arrive riding on shooting stars.
Pearl Many appear when the night skies are filled with shooting stars. They disappear with sunrise.
Platinum It is often seen when shooting stars fill the night skies. It’s said to arrive riding on a shooting star.
HeartGold Because of its unusual, starlike silhouette, people believe that it came here on a meteor.
SoulSilver When numerous meteors illuminate the night sky, sightings of CLEFFA strangely increase.
Black
White
It is often seen when shooting stars fill the night skies. It’s said to arrive riding on a shooting star.
Black 2
White 2
According to local rumors, Cleffa are often seen in places where shooting stars have fallen.
X Because of its unusual, starlike silhouette, people believe that it came here on a meteor.
Y Many appear when the night skies are filled with shooting stars. They disappear with sunrise.

Evolution chart

Cleffa
#173
Cleffa
Normal

(Happiness)
Clefairy
#035
Clefairy
Normal

(use Moon Stone)
Clefable
#036
Clefable
Normal

Name origin

clef
musical symbol

Moves learned by Cleffa

Cleffa sprites

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

Crystal Route 34
Diamond
Pearl
Mt. Coronet, Trophy Garden
Platinum Mt. Coronet, Trophy Garden