Lairon

Lairon is a Steel/Rock type Pokémon introduced in Generation 3. It is known as the Iron Armor Pokémon.

Pokédex entries

Ruby LAIRON tempers its steel body by drinking highly nutritious mineral springwater until it is bloated. This POKéMON makes its nest close to springs of delicious water.
Sapphire LAIRON feeds on iron contained in rocks and water. It makes its nest on mountains where iron ore is buried. As a result, the POKéMON often clashes with humans mining the iron ore.
FireRed
LeafGreen
It habitually shows off its strength with the size of sparks it creates by ramming its steel body into boulders.
Emerald When two LAIRON meet in the wild, they fight for territory by bashing into each other with their steel bodies. The sound of their collision carries for miles.
Diamond
Pearl
Platinum
For food, it digs up iron ore. It smashes its steely body against others to fight over territory.
HeartGold
SoulSilver
It loves iron ore. Groups of them fight for territory by bashing one another with their steel bodies.
Black
White
For food, it digs up iron ore. It smashes its steely body against others to fight over territory.
Black 2
White 2
Lairon fight over territory, and when their steel bodies collide, sparks fly.
X It loves iron ore. Groups of them fight for territory by bashing one another with their steel bodies.
Y It habitually shows off its strength with the size of sparks it creates by ramming its steel body into boulders.

Evolution chart

Aron
#304
Aron
Steel · Rock

(Level 32)
Lairon
#305
Lairon
Steel · Rock

(Level 42)
Aggron
#306
Aggron
Steel · Rock

Name origin

lairy
aggressive (British slang)
iron
heavy/tough metal

Moves learned by Lairon

Lairon sprites

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

Black 2
White 2
Clay Tunnel, Underground Ruins
X
Y
Terminus Cave, 18 (Vallée Étroite Way)

Answers to Lairon questions