Gligar

Gligar is a Ground/Flying type Pokémon introduced in Generation 2. It is known as the FlyScorpion Pokémon.

Pokédex entries

Gold It flies straight at its target's face then clamps down on the startled victim to inject poison.
Silver It usually clings to cliffs. When it spots its prey, it spreads its wings and glides down to attack.
Crystal It builds its nest on a steep cliff. When it is done gliding, it hops along the ground back to its nest.
Ruby
Sapphire
GLIGAR glides through the air without a sound as if it were sliding. This POKéMON hangs on to the face of its foe using its clawed hind legs and the large pincers on its forelegs, then injects the prey with its poison barb.
FireRed It usually clings to cliffs. When it spots its prey, it spreads its wings and glides down to attack.
LeafGreen It flies straight at its target’s face, then clamps down on the startled victim to inject poison.
Emerald It glides without making a single sound. It grasps the face of its foe using its hind and large front claws, then stabs with its poison barb.
Diamond
Pearl
It sails on the winds with its limbs extended to strike from the sky. It aims for the prey’s face.
Platinum It glides as if sliding. It startles foes by clamping on to their faces, then jabs with its poison stinger.
HeartGold It flies straight at its target’s face, then clamps down on the startled victim to inject poison.
SoulSilver It usually clings to cliffs. When it spots its prey, it spreads its wings and glides down to attack.
Black
White
It glides as if sliding. It startles foes by clamping on to their faces, then jabs with its poison stinger.
Black 2
White 2
It clamps on to its chosen prey then jabs the stinger on its tail into the prey while it’s stunned with surprise.
X It usually clings to cliffs. When it spots its prey, it spreads its wings and glides down to attack.
Y It flies straight at its target’s face, then clamps down on the startled victim to inject poison.

Evolution chart

Gligar
#207
Gligar
Ground · Flying

(hold Razor Fang,
Nighttime)
Gliscor
#472
Gliscor
Ground · Flying

Name origin

glide
fly smoothly
gargoyle
grotesque carved ornament

Moves learned by Gligar

Gligar sprites

Normal
Black/White
Normal
Black/White
Shiny
Black/White
Shiny
Black/White
Normal
HG/SS
Normal
HG/SS
Shiny
HG/SS
Shiny
HG/SS
Gligar normal sprite
Female
Gligar normal sprite
Male
Gligar shiny sprite
Female
Gligar shiny sprite
Male
Gligar normal sprite
Female
Gligar normal sprite
Male
Gligar shiny sprite
Female
Gligar shiny sprite
Male

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Where to find Gligar

Gold
Silver
Route 45
Crystal Route 45
Emerald Safari Zone
Diamond
Pearl
Route 206, 207, 214, 215, 227, Stark Mountain
Platinum Route 206
HeartGold
SoulSilver
Route 45
Black
White
Route 11, 15
Black 2
White 2
Route 11, 15, 23
X
Y
Route 19 (Grand Vallée Way)