Diglett

Diglett is a Ground type Pokémon introduced in Generation 1. It is known as the Mole Pokémon.

Pokédex entries

Red
Blue
Lives about one yard underground where it feeds on plant roots. It sometimes appears above ground.
Yellow It prefers dark places. It spends most of its time underground, though it may pop up in caves.
Gold Its skin is very thin. If it is exposed to light, its blood heats up, causing it to grow weak.
Silver If a DIGLETT DIGS through a field, it leaves the soil perfectly tilled and ideal for planting crops.
Crystal It digs underground and chews on tree roots, sticking its head out only when the sun isn't bright.
Ruby
Sapphire
DIGLETT are raised in most farms. The reason is simple - wherever this POKéMON burrows, the soil is left perfectly tilled for planting crops. This soil is made ideal for growing delicious vegetables.
FireRed It burrows through the ground at a shallow depth. It leaves raised earth in its wake, making it easy to spot.
LeafGreen Lives about one yard underground where it feeds on plant roots. It sometimes appears aboveground.
Emerald DIGLETT are raised in most farms. The reason is simple--wherever they burrow, the soil is left perfectly tilled for growing delicious crops.
Diamond
Pearl
Platinum
A Pokémon that lives underground. Because of its dark habitat, it is repelled by bright sunlight.
HeartGold Its skin is very thin. If it is exposed to light, its blood heats up, causing it to grow weak.
SoulSilver If a DIGLETT digs through a field, it leaves the soil perfectly tilled and ideal for planting crops.
Black
White
Black 2
White 2
A Pokémon that lives underground. Because of its dark habitat, it is repelled by bright sunlight.
X Lives about one yard underground where it feeds on plant roots. It sometimes appears aboveground.
Y Its skin is very thin. If it is exposed to light, its blood heats up, causing it to grow weak.
Omega Ruby
Alpha Sapphire
Diglett are raised in most farms. The reason is simple— wherever this Pokémon burrows, the soil is left perfectly tilled for planting crops. This soil is made ideal for growing delicious vegetables.
Sun It chews on plant roots underground. Farmers whose vegetables are vulnerable find it can be quite a pest.
Moon Many farmers cherish and nurture Diglett because its droppings enrich the soil it lives in.

Evolution chart

Diglett
#050
Diglett
Ground

(Level 26)
Dugtrio
#051
Dugtrio
Ground
Alolan Diglett
#050
Diglett
Alolan Diglett
Ground · Steel

(Level 26, in Alola)
Alolan Dugtrio
#051
Dugtrio
Alolan Dugtrio
Ground · Steel

Name origin

dig
remove/excavate earth
-lett
suffix meaning ‘small’

Moves learned by Diglett

Diglett sprites

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

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Where to find Diglett

Red
Blue
Trade/migrate from another game
Yellow Breed Dugtrio
Gold
Silver
Crystal
Diglett's Cave
Ruby
Sapphire
Trade/migrate from another game
FireRed
LeafGreen
Diglett's Cave
Emerald Trade/migrate from another game
Diamond
Pearl
Platinum
Route 228
HeartGold
SoulSilver
Route 48, Diglett's Cave, Vermilion City
Black
White
Black 2
White 2
Trade/migrate from another game
X
Y
Breed Dugtrio
Omega Ruby
Alpha Sapphire
Fiery Path
Sun
Moon
Route 5, 7, Ten Carat Hill, Seaward Cave, Verdant Cavern, Diglett's Tunnel, Lush Jungle