Hippopotas

Hippopotas is a Ground type Pokémon introduced in Generation 4. It is known as the Hippo Pokémon.

Pokédex entries

Diamond It lives in arid places. Instead of perspiration, it expels grainy sand from its body.
Pearl It enshrouds itself with sand to protect itself from germs. It does not enjoy getting wet.
Platinum It shuts its nostrils tight then travels through sand as if walking. They form colonies of around ten.
HeartGold
SoulSilver
It shrouds itself in sand to ward off germs. It travels easily through the sands of the desert.
Black
White
It shuts its nostrils tight then travels through sand as if walking. They form colonies of around ten.
Black 2
White 2
It shuts its nostrils tight then travels through sand as if walking. They form colonies of around 10.
X It lives in arid places. Instead of perspiration, it expels grainy sand from its body.
Y It enshrouds itself with sand to protect itself from germs. It does not enjoy getting wet.

Evolution chart

Hippopotas
#449
Hippopotas
Ground

(Level 34)
Hippowdon
#450
Hippowdon
Ground

Name origin

hippopotamus
large African mammal

Moves learned by Hippopotas

Hippopotas 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
Hippopotas normal sprite
Female
Hippopotas normal sprite
Male
Hippopotas shiny sprite
Female
Hippopotas shiny sprite
Male
Hippopotas normal sprite
Female
Hippopotas normal sprite
Male
Hippopotas shiny sprite
Female
Hippopotas shiny sprite
Male

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