Lickitung

Lickitung is a Normal type Pokémon introduced in Generation 1. It is known as the Licking Pokémon.

Pokédex entries

Red
Blue
Its tongue can be extended like a chameleon's. It leaves a tingling sensation when it licks enemies.
Yellow Its tongue spans almost 7 feet and moves more freely than its forelegs. Its licks can cause paralysis.
Gold Its tongue has well-developed nerves that run to the very tip, so it can be deftly manipulated.
Silver Its long tongue, slathered with a gooey saliva, sticks to anything, so it is very useful.
Crystal It has a tongue that is over 6’6’’ long. It uses this long tongue to lick its body clean.
Ruby
Sapphire
Whenever LICKITUNG comes across something new, it will unfailingly give it a lick. It does so because it memorizes things by texture and by taste. It is somewhat put off by sour things.
FireRed Its tongue is twice the length of its body. It can be moved like an arm for grabbing food and attacking.
LeafGreen Its tongue can be extended like a chameleon’s. It leaves a tingling sensation when it licks enemies.
Emerald Whenever it sees something unfamiliar, it always licks the object because it memorizes things by texture and taste. It is somewhat put off by sour things.
Diamond
Pearl
Instead of hands, it uses its tongue, which is twice its height. Its sticky saliva grips anything.
Platinum When it extends its over-six-foot-long tongue, its tail quivers. There is a possibility they are connected.
HeartGold Its tongue has well-developed nerves that run to the very tip, so it can be deftly manipulated.
SoulSilver Its long tongue, slathered with a gooey saliva, sticks to anything, so it is very useful.
Black
White
When it extends its over-six-foot-long tongue, its tail quivers. There is a possibility they are connected.
Black 2
White 2
Being licked by its long, saliva-covered tongue leaves a tingling sensation. Extending its tongue retracts its tail.
X Its long tongue, slathered with a gooey saliva, sticks to anything, so it is very useful.
Y Its tongue is twice the length of its body. It can be moved like an arm for grabbing food and attacking.

Evolution chart

Lickitung
#108
Lickitung
Normal

(after Rollout
learned)
Lickilicky
#463
Lickilicky
Normal

Name origin

lick
touch with the tongue
tongue
muscle in mouth

Moves learned by Lickitung

Lickitung sprites

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

Gold
Silver
Route 44
Crystal Route 44
Diamond
Pearl
Lake Valor
Platinum Route 215
HeartGold
SoulSilver
Route 44
Black
White
Challenger's Cave
Black 2
White 2
Route 2
X
Y
Victory Road